Long Beach Habitat for Humanity

Habitat for Humanity Helps Family Purchase First Home

A celebration for the Nelson Family as they are welcomed to their new home. Photo from Twitter. A celebration for the Nelson Family as they are welcomed to their new home. Photo from Twitter. 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), on Saturday celebrated the dedication of a new five-bedroom, 2 ¾-bath residence that has provided the opportunity for a lower-income family to purchase their first home.

Habitat Dedication Ceremony is a Celebration of Homeownership for Air Force Veteran

Roxana Gomez holds her son during the dedication ceremony for her new house, surrounding by officials from the City of Long Beach, The Long Beach Community Investment Company (LBCIC), and Habitat for Humanity of Greater Los Angeles (Habitat LA). Roxana Gomez holds her son during the dedication ceremony for her new house, surrounding by officials from the City of Long Beach, The Long Beach Community Investment Company (LBCIC), and Habitat for Humanity of Greater Los Angeles (Habitat LA).

Los Altos United Methodist Church to Host Blood Drive in Honor of Children

los-altos-united-methodist- Children are our future… and the importance of donating blood for them, and the millions more who need your help each year, has caused Los Altos United Methodist Church to open its doors for an American Red Cross blood drive on Children’s Sunday, October 12th.

Critical Home Repairs Available for Veterans Through Habitat for Humanity

Habitat for Humanity Greater Los Angeles Program for Veterans The Habitat for Humanity Greater Los Angeles program for Veterans has immediate openings in the Long Beach area. Immediate Opportunities for Qualified Households in Long Beach, Lynwood and South Gate Habitat for Humanity of Greater Los Angeles (HFH GLA) is pleased to offer free or deferred, zero-interest loans for home repairs to veteran and military homeowners and their families who reside in the greater Los Angeles area.  

Mayor’s Build House Dedicated, Keys Handed to New Owners

Habitat-for-Humanity-group3-sq Mayor Foster officially hands the keys to the Mayor's Build house to Enrique and Sonia Lopez. Long Beach Mayor Bob Foster and Habitat for Humanity Greater Los Angeles (HFH GLA) dedicated the Mayor’s Build House on Friday.

Community Invited to Paint “Peacemakers Mural” at City’s Newest Park

Vice Mayor Dr. Robert Garcia Councilmember Robert Garcia Residents invited to paint life size MLK, Bobby Kennedy, Mother Teresa and others; Garcia to offer remarks Councilmember Robert Garcia, the Department of Parks and Recreation, and the Long Beach Redevelopment Agency will host a “Community Paint Day” on Saturday, January 29th, from 10am-2pm, to complete the new “Peacemakers Mural,” at the City’s newest park, which Garcia has proposed naming “Seaside Park” after the hospital that long stood on the site, at Magnolia and 14th Street.

Habitat for Humanity Marks 20th Anniversary by Announcing 400,000 Homes Built

habitat-for-humanity Habitat for Humanity surpassed its 400,000 home milestone during its most recent fiscal year. Since the nonprofit organization was founded in 1976, its self-help, hand-up model has resulted in rehabbed, repaired or new housing for more than 2 million people worldwide.

Delta Air Lines Volunteers Complete Habitat for Humanity Home Rehabilitation in Long Beach

Wendy Castillo receiving the keys to her home as Councilmember Garcia looks on. Photo by Jennifer Davis Wendy Castillo receiving the keys to her home as Councilmember Garcia looks on. Photo by Jennifer Davis On Tuesday November 16, 2010, Habitat for Humanity of Greater Los Angeles (HFH GLA) and Delta Air Lines employee volunteers attended a much-anticipated home dedication ceremony for the Castillo family.

Members of the South Bay Association of REALTORS Build a New Home for a Deserving Family with Habitat for Humanity

sbaor-ypn-hfh-gla For the second year in a row, members of the South Bay Association of REALTORS volunteered with Habitat for Humanity of Greater Los Angeles (HFH GLA) to build a home in Long Beach for a family in need of a home to call their own.

Delta Air Lines Executives Travel Near and Far to Take Part in Home Rehabilitation as Part of Commitment to Habitat for Humanity

habitat-for-humanity Delta Air Lines kicked off a partnership with Habitat for Humanity the week of September 7th with a goal to build affordable homes in seven cities across the country. Locally, employees from Delta Air Lines’ Los Angeles facility have been working on a home rehabilitation in Long Beach for a Habitat Partner family yet to be named.

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