World Habitat Day: A Day to Recognize the Need for Shelter

Monday, October 6, 2014 is World Habitat Day and you may be asking yourself, “What is World Habitat Day?” World Habitat Day is a day dedicated to recognizing the basic need for decent and affordable housing in a world where it is lacking for so many. This annual recognition began in 1985 when The United Nations General Assembly declared that …

Celebrities, Volunteers from Entertainment Industry and Top Executives will Build Homes During Habitat for Humanity of Greater Los Angeles’ Premiere Build Weekend Event Sponsored by Lowe’s

Two-Day Build includes Lowe’s Power Women Power Tools & Lowe’s Hollywood for Habitat for Humanity Build-A-Thon  (Saturday, 9/29) Lowe’s Power Women Power Tools #PWPT2012 (Sunday, 9/30) Lowe’s Hollywood for Habitat for Humanity Build-A-Thon #BAT2012 WHO: Habitat for Humanity of Greater Los Angeles (HFH GLA); Lowe’s Heroes; Partner Homeowners; Celebrities; Entertainment Industry Volunteers and “Power Women” Volunteers from all Sectors. WHAT: …

Habitat for Humanity of Greater Los Angeles and GRID Alternatives Partner for Energy-Efficient and Affordable Housing at Recent Solarthon

Ten PV Solar Electric Systems will Help Partner Homeowners Live Green & Save Green Los Angeles, CA – November 15, 2011: Recently, GRID Alternatives hosted its annual “Solarthon” at Habitat for Humanity of Greater Los Angeles’ (HFH GLA) Imperial Highway neighborhood. These ten homes are the first affordable LEED® certified homes in the City of Lynwood. Environmentalists, community advocates, elected …

W.M. Keck Foundation Supports Habitat for Humanity of Greater Los Angeles with its Long Beach Neighborhood Revitalization Initiative

Funds will Help the Organization Provide Nearly 30 Low-Income Families and Individuals with Homeownership Opportunities Los Angeles, CA – October 5, 2011: Habitat for Humanity of Greater Los Angeles (HFH GLA) has received a $250,000 grant from the Los Angeles-based W.M. Keck Foundation in support of its Long Beach Neighborhood Revitalization Initiative. In addition to the W.M. Keck Foundation’s generous …

Hollywood for Habitat for Humanity Build-A-Thon Left its Mark on Eight Homes in Burbank

Event Sponsors Included Lowe’s, Bernards, Celebrating Home and The Walt Disney Company Los Angeles, CA – July 1, 2011: The Hollywood for Habitat for Humanity Build-A-Thon attracted over 1,000 celebrity, entertainment industry, sponsor and executive volunteers to Burbank on June 10-18, 2011 to help Habitat for Humanity of Greater Los Angeles (HFH GLA) build eight affordable, sustainable homes as part …