Home for the Holidays returns! Meet our family.
Home for the Holidays returns! Meet our family.
  November 2021                                                                                        Donate now

Home for the Holidays kicks off soon!

For the second year in a row, Williams Company will build a house over the course of two weeks in our Silver Pines Pointe community. The build will kick off with an opening ceremony on Nov. 29 and will close with a touching key ceremony on Dec. 10. Watch the video below for a recap of our inaugural Home for the Holidays.
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Meet our Home for the Holidays homeowner: Shuprina

Throughout Shuprina’s homeownership journey, her three children have watched her overcome obstacles and make many sacrifices. She hopes that it has shown her children that anything is possible. “You can do it … if you want a home, you can get the home through hard work and sacrifice,” she said.
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Supporter Spotlight: Greystar

Greystar raises over $70K for affordable homes in Central Florida

Volunteers are back on the build site and Greystar kicked off opening day in a big way! They raised over $70,000 for Habitat as a celebration of the success of their most recent projects. “I would say Habitat has one of the best missions,” said Lewis Stoneburner Jr., managing director of development. “We look for organizations that are organized and have a track record of success that can put money to work and really impact the communities, and Habitat does all those things.” 
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CEO in OBJ’s housing coverage

President & CEO Catherine Steck McManus’ insights were included in several articles in the Orlando Business Journal’s “Community Impact: Affordable Housing” coverage in October. “Right now, Central Florida has a 70,000 affordable home deficit, and that number will grow,” McManus said. “Advocacy and change in public policy is where we can take leaps and bounds in alleviating the affordable housing crisis.”
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Stars & Stripes event honored veterans

We hosted a special Veterans Day build last week to honor military veterans and help build the American Dream for local families! It would not have been possible without our generous sponsors. Thank you, PNC, V 3 Capital, Strive Senior Living, AITC, Fifth Third Bank, The Brio Companies and PaverScape.
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Thank you, PNC

Huge thanks to PNC for sponsoring our Stars & Stripes event! PNC helps us provide safety and security for courageous veterans and their families who have done the same for all of us.

Monthly Milestone: 2012

As we continue to celebrate our 35th anniversary, we look back to 2012, when we built our 200th home. Today, we’ve built nearly 350 homes and changed thousands of lives. Pictured: True Value volunteers at Stag Horn Villas in February 2012.
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Jumpstart your year-end giving

Giving Tuesday is coming up on Nov. 30, but it’s never too early to show your support. If you are 70 1/2 or older, our free online tool makes it easy to donate directly from your IRA. Make a powerful impact by supporting our work and reduce your future tax burden.
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