Habitat LA ReStore Benefits Local Community

On the south side of the 91 Freeway near Lakewood Boulevard is a large sign advertising something called a ReStore. Those unfamiliar with such a store  — operated by Habitat for Humanity of Greater Los Angeles —  are missing out on a place where real treasures can be found. The ReStore, at 8739 Artesia Blvd, Bellflower,  sells donated reusable furniture, …

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 …

Spruce Up Your Home for the Holidays!

Give the gift of homeownership this holiday season by shopping at the Habitat for Humanity of Greater Los Angeles ReStore. Hosting holiday parties and looking to impress your friends and family? That can be done with a few simple updates that will not break the bank, which is easier said than done this time of year! A fresh coat of …

Give the Gift of Home this Giving Tuesday

We have a pipeline of nearly a hundred hard working, low income families who are in need of a variety of health and safety related home repairs, including new roofs, windows and weatherization before El Niño arrives. Many of them are elderly, disabled or veteran homeowners, who are unable to replace their unstable or severely damaged roofs. A number of them are …

Climate Ready Roofs: LA 2050 Challenge

We are very excited to have partnered with Climate Resolve and Grid Alternatives on a new program called Climate-Ready Roofs where we will install photovoltaics and cool roofs for free on qualifying homes. This first-of-its-kind program was created to address the lack of access that low-income communities have to solar energy as well as clean and green technology. We believe …

Partnership Housing, City of Montebello and Habitat for Humanity of Greater Los Angeles Collaborate on New Duplexes

Groundbreaking Event to Take Place Monday, October 19  Los Angeles, CA (October 16, 2015) – Partnership Housing, the City of Montebello and Habitat for Humanity of Greater Los Angeles will break ground on two new duplexes that will bring four affordable homeownership opportunities to the city. The groundbreaking celebration will take place on Monday, October 19 from 2:00pm – 4:00pm …