Atlanta Habitat in the News-2014

2014

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. Read Article ›


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. Read Article ›


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. Read Article ›


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. Read Article


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. Read Article ›


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. Read Article ›


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. Read Article ›


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. Read Article ›


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. Read Article ›


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. Read Article ›