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It is really simple to sign up:
1. Go to www.twitter.com
2. Log or sign up with name & email
3. Click on “follow”
4. Search for “@BrevardReStore”
1) Go to smile.amazon.com
2) Log into your account
3) Click on ”select your charity” or “change your charity”
4) Search for “South Brevard Habitat for Humanity”
5) Click “select”
or call us at 1-877-277-4344
Do you have an old or unneeded car, truck, boat, or other vehicle sitting in your driveway or taking up space in your garage? This Earth Day, consider donating it to Habitat to Humanity through Cars for Homes. Not only will you be helping Habitat provide decent, affordable housing, you might be helping the environment as well.
March 16th, 2014 from 11:30AM-1PM
Wickham Park, Melbourne, Florida Donate now or plan to attend for a chance to bid on fantastic furniture, antiques, home décor and art. All donors will be recognized and businesses are encouraged to participate as a way of getting their brand in front of the more than 40,000 attendees that visit the festival each year.
Please consider making a donation by contacting Diane with the ReStore at 321-728-4009 x115 for free pick up at your convenience.]]>
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A World Where Everyone Has a Decent Place to Live!
|Wednesday, February 26, 2014||
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Charlotte Hutchinson, VP & COO
(321) 728-4009, Ext 116 [Phone]
Habitat for Humanity of Brevard County, Inc.
Partners with Bank of America to Refurbish Two Houses in Palm Bay, FL
PALM BAY, FL— Not every Habitat house starts from scratch but that doesn’t matter to Rogers or Lafave Family. On Saturday, March 1st, 2014, Habitat for Humanity of Brevard County, Inc. (Habitat) in partnership with Bank of America who donated the properties will celebrate the commencement of two rehabilitation projects.
The first is at 194 Shalimar Ave. NW, in Palm Bay, FL with the Rogers Family @ 10:00 and 1055 Colonnade Blvd Palm Bay, FL with the Lafave Family @ 11:30.
Both families will work alongside volunteers doing the work necessary to rehabilitate the home and return them to a like-new state.
The Rogers, Ellen, Craig and their three teens are currently living in a Community of Hope house.
Nancy Lafave’s birthday is March 1st and she “couldn’t ask for a better present”. Nancy and her two daughters currently living in an apartment with their dog, whom they recently adopted in anticipation of moving into their very own home.
The public is invited to attend and join the celebration. For additional information, visit www.brevardhabitat.com or call Charlotte at (321) 728-4009, Ext. 116.
About Bank of America – Delivering on a 10-year goal to donate $2 billion to nonprofit organizations engaged in improving the health and vitality of their neighborhoods. Bank of America Charitable Foundation gave more than $200 million in 2010, one of the largest corporate cash donors in the United States. Reaffirming a commitment to develop and sustain a culture of service, bank associate volunteers contributed more than one million hours in 2010 worldwide.
About Community of Hope: Community of Hope (COH) is a faith-based, ecumenical, non-profit organization that provides transitional housing to working families with children. COH also provides permanent low cost housing to working families. The Community of Hope transitional housing program is a two year program that provides a safe, stable place for a family to live while they do the work of rebuilding and stabilizing their lives. During the two year program families are offered many services to help them reach their goals. Some of the services offered are: classes in financial planning, individual counseling, counseling for children, a family coach, parenting classes, and many other things that a family may need to help them get on their feet again. Families are strongly encouraged as soon as they enter the COH program to begin planning for the future. Working toward being a Habitat for Humanity homeowner is a goal that is encouraged for all COH families. Community of Hope is extremely proud of the two families that have worked so hard and have achieved that goal. More information can be found at: http://www.hopeofbrevard.com/ or by calling 321-474-0966
About Habitat for Humanity of Brevard County Inc.
Habitat for Humanity of Brevard County is part of a global, nonprofit housing organization operated on Christian principles that seeks to put God’s love into action by building homes, communities and hope. Habitat for Humanity of Brevard County is dedicated to eliminating substandard housing locally and worldwide through constructing, rehabilitating and preserving homes; by advocating for fair and just housing policies; and by providing training and access to resources to help families improve their shelter conditions. Habitat for Humanity was founded on the conviction that every man, woman and child should have a simple, durable place to live in dignity and safety, and that decent shelter in decent communities should be a matter of conscience and action for all. Since 1985, this Affiliate has provided 315 families with the opportunity of home ownership in partnership with many individuals, businesses, organizations and members of the faith community. For more information, visit www.brevardhabitat.com, or follow us at www.facebook.com/HabitatBrevardCounty or at www.twitter.com/BrevardHabitat
All are welcome
Habitat for Humanity of Brevard County, Inc. has an open-door policy: All who believe that everyone needs a decent, affordable place to live are welcome to help with the work, regardless of race, religion, age, gender, political views or any of the other distinctions that too often divide people. In short, Habitat welcomes volunteers and supporters from all backgrounds and also serves people in need of decent housing regardless of race or religion. As a matter of policy, Habitat for Humanity International and its affiliated organizations do not proselytize. This means that Habitat will not offer assistance on the expressed or implied condition that people must either adhere to or convert to a particular faith, or listen and respond to messaging designed to induce conversion to a particular faith.
About Habitat for Humanity International
Founded in Americus, Georgia, USA, in 1976, Habitat for Humanity today operates around the globe and has helped build, renovate and repair more than 600,000 decent, affordable houses sheltering more than 3 million people worldwide.
The Gratitude Grille is a traveling kitchen, conceived by the farm families who own Cabot, to thank volunteers, community-service-based organizations, and groups for the extraordinary work they do in supporting and sustaining their communities.
… And what better way to show our appreciation than with a complimentary meal prepared by our chefs with the World’s Best Cheddar? We’ll come to your location or gathering and serve up creative versions of mac & cheese, soups, grilled cheese, and more Cabot favorites to fuel volunteers.