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National Women Build Week: April 30-May 8, 2016.
National Women Build Week will take place April 30-May 8 2016 and encourages women to give one week of time volunteering with their local Habitat affiliate. Lowe’s and Habitat for Humanity have worked together since 2003 to build homes, communities and hope. Lowe's of Mesquite (4444 N. Galloway Rd, Mesquite) is offering a free Women Build Clinic on April 23 at 10am in advance of our Women Build Day, on April 30th. All are welcome to learn about safety and power tools. Volunteer on April 30th from 9am - 2pm with Anita Goebel and other women in the community to support this effort. Men are welcome too! Lunch will be provided to all volunteers. If you would like to sign up, please contact Nancy Ballow at our office: 972-272-8530 or email her at [ email ].
Tornado 2015 Relief!
We continue to pray for the healing and rebuilding of our community and those affected by the recent tornado. For those uninsured or underinsured needing help to rebuild, please contact the City of GArland or the City of Rowlett for an initial intake and referral to helping agencies like ours. If you need further assistance, please contact our office at 972-272-8530.
Garland Area Habitat for Humanity is a 501(c)3 non-profit and an affiliate of Habitat for Humanity International, we partner with local individuals and organizations to provide safe, affordable, energy-efficient homes for low-income families in the Greater Garland area. We are the only Habitat affiliate building homes in Garland. Please browse these pages and learn more about our history, our mission and opportunities to get involved. Our office is located at 1110 Main Street, Garland, TX 75040. Our phone number is 972-272-8530. Office hours are 9:00am-4:30pm M-F, closed most holidays. Visit our ReStore at 2360 Crist Rd.,Ste 700 in Garland. New arrivals daily, proceeds help build homes. For more information call 972-495-2400, or go to www.garlandhabitatrestore.org.
Garland Area Habitat for Humanity Welcomes New Executive Director!
GAHFH welcomes new Executive Director Christine Hockin-Boyd. Christine has over 30 years of nonprofit experience. She has served in church ministry, chaplaincy, missions, and human and social services. She has received the Nonprofit Leadership Award from Volunteer McKinney twice, and the 2015 Top 25 Women in Business Award from the McKinney Chamber of Commerce. In addition to her full-time position at GAHFH she enjoys writing, speaking, and teaching Bible Study.
Visit Our ReStore!
Stop by our ReStore, open every Tues. - Fri. from 10am - 6pm and Sat. 9am - 5pm at 2360 Crist Rd., Ste 700 in Garland! Shop for the best deals on paint/supplies, home goods, furniture, appliances, doors, windows, remodeling/building materials and a special selection from White Rock Candle Company. All proceeds from the store go back to build more homes for low-income families in our community. Your donation of items in resalable condition help us help more families. To find out more about how to donate items, schedule a pick up of items, or volunteer, visit our website or call the store at 972-495-2400, or [ email ]. Special Thanks to The Meadows Foundation for their grant to help us open our new store. The Meadows Foundation, established in 1948 by Algur H. and Virginia Meadows, is among the most recognized private philanthropies in the country, both for its grantmaking practices and for its active engagement in advancing the field of private philanthropy. For additional information, visit The Meadows Foundation at http://www.mfi.org.
Current Construction Projects
Sundown, Garland, TX - 4 bdrm
Nona St., Garland, TX - 3 bdrm
NewsNew ReStore Open!
Our new ReStore at 2360 Crist Rd, Suite 700 in Garland TX is now open. Store hours are 10am-6pm Tues. - Fri. and 9am-5pm Sat. weekly. Proceeds from this store will help us build more homes for low-income families in the Garland community. We are accepting donations of new and gently used furniture, appliances, doors, windows, cabinets, remodeling/building materials, flooring, and home goods. Drop off during business hours or call 972-495-2400 schedule a pick up. Visit our ReStore website at www.garlandhabitatrestore.org [ ...more ]
Women Build Event
Lowe's of Mesquite and GAHFH women volunteers participate in National Women Build Week. [ ...more ]
GAHFH receives Partnership Grant
Federal Home Loan Bank of Dallas (FHLB Dallas) and Veritex Community Bank awards $4,000 through the Partnership Grant Program (PGP) to Garland Area Habitat for Humanity (GAHFH), November 26th, 2013. [ ...more ]
GAHFH receives Bike and Build grant
Bike and Build awards Garland Area Habitat for Humanity a grant for the Garland ISD partnership build. [ ...more ]
GAHFH receives 3 yr grant from United Way Metropolitan Dallas
Garland Area Habitat for Humanity receives 3 year grant from United Way Metropolitan Dallas for its Garland ISD home build project. Building Trades students in the carpentry and electrical programs from Naaman Forest and North Garland High School build one Habitat house during the school year. Added is a career and college component allowing students to earn college credit through the use of NCCER curriculum. We are pleased to be a United Way service provider. [ ...more ]
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