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TechBridge Completes 11th Annual Technology Community Habitat for Humanity House

Atlanta, GA -  Today marked the completion of the 11th annual Technology Community Habitat House made possible by the partnership of Atlanta Habitat for Humanity and TechBridge®, a nonprofit that drives community impact by providing affordable technology and business expertise to other nonprofits.

No. 25 for DUMC's Habitat Efforts

ATLANTA  - Volunteers with Dunwoody United Methodist Church and partner churches in the Atlanta Roswell District dedicated two Atlanta Habitat for Humanity homes last month to mark the 24th and 25th Atlanta Habitat Homes sponsored by DUMC, using money raised during the Holiday Festival held each November. 
Marist Women Build Their 15th Home

ATLANTA  - This Mother’s Day weekend, the Marist Women Build organization dedicated its 15th home built for a single mom and her children.
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Blank Family Partners with Atlanta Habitat for Westside Neighborhood Beautification

ATLANTA  - On Thursday, May 14, more than 200 associates across the Blank Family of Businesses – Atlanta Falcons, MLS Atlanta, The Arthur M. Blank Family Foundation, AMB Sports & Entertainment, PGA TOUR Superstore and AMB Group – will take part in beautification projects throughout Atlanta’s Historic Westside neighborhoods.
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Single Atlanta Mom Receives New Home

ATLANTA  - A single mother received a very special gift for Mother's Day.
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Six Reasons to Love Reynoldstown

ATLANTA  - As the southern leg of the Atlanta BeltLine’s Eastside Trail inches toward construction, get ready to rediscover one of the city’s oldest neighborhoods, just south of Inman Park and within a mile of Cabbagetown’s Carroll Street businesses.
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SignatureFD Pitches in to Help Build Home for Atlanta Habitat for Humanity

ATLANTA  - February 21 was a colder than average day in Atlanta, but that didn’t deter volunteers from SignatureFD and Charles Schwab from bundling up and gathering at 8 a.m. to help build a new home for a local mother and her children in the Venetian Hills neighborhood of Atlanta.
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5 Ways Consumer Expert Clark Howard Helps People in Atlanta

ATLANTA  - Clark Howard, consumer expert and host of the nationally syndicated radio show “The Clark Howard Show,” helps consumers save money by offering financial advice and wisdom. Although Howard is known across North America — his radio show airs on more than 200 stations throughout the continent — he also works hard to give back to his hometown. Below are five ways he helps people in Atlanta.
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New Habitat for Humanity ReStore

ATLANTA  - Over more than 30 years, Atlanta Habitat for Humanity has built and renovated more than 1,200 homes in the metro area. Since 2001, part of that effort has been fueled by the Habitat for Humanity ReStore, a resale store that sells new or gently used furniture, building materials and home decor items to the public.
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Atlanta Habitat for Humanity Marks an Achievement

ATLANTA (CBS) - Half-a-dozen Atlanta Habitat for Humanity families marked a milestone Tuesday; they paid off their mortgages.

"I was just a determined person I was going to be here one day," said Evelyn Jackson, who moved into her Habitat home 25 years ago.
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Six Atlanta Habitat Homeowners Pay Off Their Mortgages

ATLANTA, - Atlanta Habitat for Humanity is proud to announce that six families paid off their mortgages just in time for the New Year. On Tuesday, December 30, staff, volunteers and members from Peachtree Presbyterian Church, gathered for a special event to celebrate this historical milestone in Atlanta Habitat’s history.
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Newstalk 1160 - Good Works - Larrie Del Martin - Atlanta Habitat for Humanity

ATLANTA, - Atlanta Habitat for Humanity's CEO Larrie Del Martin speaks about their mission.
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Atlanta Holiday Hootenanny Concert to Benefit Atlanta Habitat for Humanity

ATLANTA, - Tdawg presents the 4th Annual Atlanta Holiday Hootenanny benefit concert on Sunday, December 21 at Terminal West at the King Plow Arts Center. The event will kick-off with a silent auction at 6 p.m. and Showtime begins 7 p.m. All net proceeds from the event will benefit Atlanta Habitat for Humanity.
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News Brief: Gov. Sanders dies; Turner Field study; ReStore opens

ATLANTA, - Atlanta Habitat for Humanity has opened its new ReStore, a nonprofit home improvement outlet store and donation center, at 271 Chester Ave. at the corner of Memorial Drive.
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Manual Labor in Atlanta for a Good Cause

ATLANTA, - In 2014, Brian and I both wanted to make a more concerted effort to give back.
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Atlanta Habitat for Humanity Celebrates New Headquarters and Family Support Center 

ATLANTA, - Atlanta Habitat for Humanity held a ribbon cutting ceremony for their new headquarters and Family Support Center on Tuesday, October 21.
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Atlanta Habitat for Humanity Holds Ribbon Cutting for New HQ

ATLANTA  - Atlanta Habitat for Humanity held a ribbon cutting ceremony on Oct. 21for its new headquarters in Reynoldstown, at the corner of Memorial Drive and Chester Avenue. The new building is the permanent home for the Family Support Center and ReStore, which sells donated furniture and building materials. The post Atlanta Habitat for Humanity holds ribbon cutting for new HQ appeared first on Atlanta INtown Paper.
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Atlanta Habitat for Humanity Celebrates New Headquarters and Family Support Center

ATLANTA  - Atlanta Habitat for Humanity held a ribbon cutting ceremony for their new headquarters and Family Support Center on Tuesday, October 21. The facility is located at 824 Memorial Drive in the Reynoldstown neighborhood near the Atlanta Beltline.
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Delta Building Habitat Homes in Atlanta

ATLANTA, Delta Air Lines Inc. employees will build or renovate single-family homes with Habitat for Humanity in Atlanta, Detroit, Minneapolis/St. Paul, New York, Seattle and Los Angeles.
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Aaron's and Warrick Dunn Charities Surprise 100th "Homes for the Holidays" Single-Parent with House Full of Furniture

ATLANTA, Sept. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Aaron's, Inc. (NYSE: AAN), a lease-to-own retailer specializing in the sales and lease ownership of furniture, consumer electronics, home appliances and accessories, in a surprise unveiling Tuesday, filled the home presented to single mom Kimberly Lofton and her daughters with furniture including three bedrooms, a living room, a dining room, a TV and computer, and a fully-stocked pantry as part of Warrick Dunn Charities (WDC) Homes for the Holidays program.
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Helping Families Realize Homeownership Through Atlanta Habitat for Humanity

ATLANTAThis year marks a great milestone for us at Georgia-Pacific. We’re proud to have recently completed building the 25th home we’ve sponsored through Atlanta Habitat for Humanity.
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Execs Build Habitat for Humanity Home

ATLANTA -  Executives from 12 area corporations are turning in their business suits for hard hats over the next few weeks to build a home for a family in need.
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Atlanta Furnace Repair Company Gives Back to the Community through Volunteerism and Charitable Donations

 ATLANTA -  Bardi Heating, Cooling and Plumbing recently participated in a Habitat for Humanity build and hosted an employee fundraiser benefiting the Norcross Cooperative Ministry.
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Volunteers brave the cold to build Habitat Homes with Clark Howard

 ATLANTA -   Despite the cold temperatures, an army of volunteers showed up in full force to erect Habitat for Humanity homes in Southwest Atlanta Thursday. Volunteers constructed the homes from the ground up.
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Industry Leaders Partner with RCRE 2014 in Atlanta

 ATLANTA -  The Greater Atlanta Home Builders Association (GAHBA), The American Institute of Architects Georgia (AIA Georgia), the Atlanta chapter of the National Association of Remodeling Industry (NARI), the Georgia chapters of the National Kitchen & Bath Association (NKBA) and North American Deck and Railing Association (NADRA), Atlanta Habitat for Humanity and Southface’s EarthCraft program join international trade show company, NürnbergMesse, to launch the Residential Construction and Remodeling Expo 2014 (RCRE) on October 7- 9, 2014 at the Georgia World Congress Center.
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Atlanta Habitat In the News - 2013

Atlanta Habitat In the News - 2012
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