City of Long Beach Celebrates Habitat House Dedication for Low-Income Family

On February 6, the City of Long Beach, in partnership with The Long Beach Community Investment Company (LBCIC), and Habitat for Humanity of Greater Los Angeles (Habitat LA) celebrated the dedication of a new five-bedroom, 2 ¾-bath home that has provided the opportunity for a lower-income family to purchase their first home. “The City is proud to work with Habitat …

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, …

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 …

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 …

Sending Prayers to The Carter’s

Yesterday afternoon Former President Carter made an announcement that he was diagnosed with cancer.  We are very saddened by this news.  The Former President shared that,  “Recent liver surgery revealed that I have cancer that now is in other parts of my body. I will be rearranging my schedule as necessary so I can undergo treatment by physicians at Emory …

Alfonso, Neyra, Phixius, Gael, & Juan

Alfonso y Neyra comparten su hogar de dos habitaciones con sus dos hijos y con el padre de Neyra, Juan. La familia de cinco quisiera crecer en un hogar con más espacio y en un lugar más seguro para sus hijos. Viven en un vecindario infestado de pandillas y por esa razón su hijo mayor no puede jugar afuera. Alfonso …

Maria, Ricardo, Krystal, Elih, Ariana, & Julia

Maria y Ricardo Rendon son recién casados y están esperando mudarse a un hogar donde puedan empezar sus vidas de casados. Actualmente comparten su hogar con los padres y hermano de Ricardo y con las dos hijas de Maria. Los hijos de Ricardo visitan en los fines de semana y durante las vacaciones escolares. La familia Rendon cree que la …

RidetoBuild

Exciting news! On Saturday, August 15 at 10:30am, Giveback Homes is partnering with the new SoulCycle in Manhattan Beach for RidetoBuild! RidetoBuild is a fun, interactive way for spinning enthusiasts to support the work that Giveback Homes is doing with us at Habitat for Humanity of Greater Los Angeles (Habitat LA). Participants will be provided with everything needed for the …

Soledad, Olga, Rebeca, & Amanda

Soledad es la madre de dos hijas y enorgullece de tener una familia muy cercana. Esta oportunidad es una bendición porque actualmente Soledad vive con su hermana y su familia. Su espacio está limitado y por esa razón su madre y hija mayor viven con una tía. Soledad sinceramente cree que un hogar nuevo es lo que necesita su familia …