Habitat hosts Partner Family Picnic, brings together new and old Partner Families
Excitement was in the air on a beautiful Saturday afternoon this month as Habitat Partner Families, volunteers, advocates, and board and staff members gathered for a day of food, fellowship and fun.
Habitat for Humanity hosts Charlottesville Learning Journey featuring Angela Blanchard
On Friday, April 24th, Habitat for Humanity of Greater Charlottesville hosted an inspiring community conversation with approximately 150 local non-profit, government and community leaders. The Charlottesville Learning Journey featured special guest Angela Blanchard, President/CEO of Houston (TX)-based Neighborhood Centers Inc.
Habitat hosts community event to release Economic Impact Study
On Tuesday, March 3rd, community members gathered at CitySpace in downtown Charlottesville to learn the results of a recently-released study by the Weldon Cooper Center for Public Service at the University of Virginia. The study shows that Habitat has made a significant impact on not only our Partner Families, but also on the larger Charlottesville community.
Charlottesville Habitat Meets with White House Social Innovation Team
This month, a Habitat delegation responded to an invitation by White House Office of Social Innovation and Civic Participation to travel to Washington to share its unique approach to neighborhood revitalization.
Foundations poured at new Burnet Commons III mixed-income neighborhood
The first six townhomes at Burnet Commons III: The Park are coming to life on Elliott Avenue in the City. Foundations have been poured and soon passersby will witness volunteers joining new Partner Families in framing up the home of their dreams.