Habitat for Humanity of Greater Los Angeles and Thrivent Financial Partner to Improve the Lives of Local Families

Thrivent Financial renews national Habitat for Humanity partnership in 2016 with $12 million commitment Los Angeles, CA. (January 21, 2016) – Habitat for Humanity of Greater Los Angeles (Habitat LA) has been awarded $225,000 from Thrivent Financial to support the Thrivent Builds with Habitat for Humanity program, an ongoing multi-year, multi-million dollar partnership between Habitat for Humanity International and Thrivent …

Meet Belete Belhu, Habitat LA Partner Homebuyer

Not long ago, all Belete Belhu really wanted was a chance to work as a volunteer on a home-building project for Habitat for Humanity of Greater Los Angeles. It seemed like a good way to gain some construction skills and also help a worthy family get a chance at homeownership — a dream he also shared. But things have changed, …

Help Habitat LA provide critical home repairs for families in need

This holiday season we ask for your help in providing critical home repairs for families in need.  During the holidays, as you gather with loved ones to celebrate blessings, consider how important your home is to your family. Home is where families gather to spend valued time together and create lasting memories. Habitat for Humanity has the great opportunity of …

Shop with a Purpose this Holiday Season!

Find the perfect gifts for your loved ones and support Habitat LA by shopping via Amazon Smile this year. It’s easy, you can use your existing Amazon account and sign in at smile.amazon.com and choose Habitat for Humanity of Greater Los Angeles as your charity of choice. Remember to sign in to Amazon Smile or bookmark the page to make …

Adopt-A-Family

The holiday season is here and we want to remind everyone of a Habitat LA initiative that is near and dear to our hearts – our Adopt-a-Family Program. The first year of homeownership can be challenging for families as they transition into their new homes. Our Adopt-a-Family Program supports our new partner families, providing them a holiday basket filled with …

Habitat for Humanity of Greater Los Angeles and Lowe’s Complete Water-Efficient Upgrades to 12 Homes

Block Party Celebration Took Place Friday, October 2nd Los Angeles, CA (October 06, 2015) – Habitat for Humanity of Greater Los Angeles (Habitat LA) and Lowe’s are longtime partners in building stronger communities and recently helped 12 homeowners in Los Angeles make their homes more water efficient. Over the course of two weeks, more than four-hundred Lowe’s employee volunteers spent …

World Habitat Day: How You Can Support Affordable Housing

World Habitat Day is a designated day each year that recognizes the basic right of all humanity to adequate shelter and encourages grass roots action toward enduring poverty housing. We are posting a series of blogs written from different perspectives that illustrate the importance of a world where everyone has a decent place to live. Blog post by: Dan Burgner, CEO, …

World Habitat Day: Home Means Happiness

World Habitat Day is a designated day each year that recognizes the basic right of all humanity to adequate shelter and encourages grass roots action toward enduring poverty housing. We are posting a series of blogs written from different perspectives that illustrate the importance of a world where everyone has a decent place to live. Blog post by: Cordelia Green, …

Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti and Long Beach Mayor Robert Garcia to Serve as Honorary Co-Chairs of Habitat for Humanity of Greater Los Angeles’ Builder’s Ball™

More than 600 Supporters are Slated to Attend in Support of Building a Greater Los Angeles  Los Angeles, CA (September 24, 2015) – Habitat for Humanity of Greater Los Angeles (Habitat LA) will host the Los Angeles Builders Ball™ recognizing its counterparts in the building and real estate industries for their commitment to Los Angeles. This year’s event marks Habitat …