Assembly Bill 1765 Advocacy Award

Habitat for Humanity of Greater Los Angeles (Habitat LA) is starting the New Year on a high-note having just been recognized by Habitat for Humanity International for its advocacy initiative surrounding Assembly Bill 1765. Assembly Member, Reginald Jones-Sawyer of Los Angeles, drafted the bill with the intent of giving Californians an easy and efficient way to donate a portion of …

Vietnam Build

“Adventure is in our blood, and so it comes as no surprise to those that know us that we would all sign up for a Habitat for Humanity build in Vietnam,” said Christie Walker, co-owner of Urban Adventure Quest.  “It also seemed appropriate that the owners of a company called Urban Adventure Quest would want to travel to Vietnam on …

Habitat for Humanity of California is now listed as a Voluntary Contribution Fund for donations on the 2014 State of California Tax Return

Assembly Bill 1765 passed Santa Ana, CA, January 9, 2015 – The State of California Legislature has passed Assembly Bill 1765, listing Habitat for Humanity of California as a Voluntary Contribution Fund on the 2014 State of California Tax Return. Supporters of Habitat for Humanity in California can now easily donate on their tax return by designating a contribution in …

The Interreligious Council of Southern California

On December 9th, 2014 the Interreligious Council of Southern California commemorated 45 years of service in the region with a build day and $5,000 donation to Habitat LA. The build day took place in Lynwood where seven Habitat LA homes are being built. Volunteers, media and community members heard from Veronica Hernandez, who is purchasing one of the homes. One …

Habitat for Humanity of Greater Los Angeles Announces Annual Adopt-A-Family Holiday Program

Donations will Provide Holiday Gifts to 25 Habitat Partner Families Los Angeles, CA- November 14, 2014: Habitat for Humanity of Greater Los Angeles’ (Habitat LA) Adopt-A-Family Holiday Program was developed to help provide support to families who recently moved into their new Habitat home or received home repair services due to a financial need. Despite the fact that they now …

Fox Salutes US Veterans during #HBAT14

We want to thank our friends at 21st Century Fox for creating this beautiful tribute video to honor veterans and active military, just in time for our Hollywood for Habitat for Humanity Build-A-Thon #HBAT14 and Veterans Day!