Morris Habitat Updates — volunteer

Virtual Hearts & Hammers Gala 2021

Posted by Cassie Furnare on

Virtual Hearts & Hammers Gala 2021

Home is Where Hope Begins Preshow:  6:45 p.m. – 7 p.m. Event: 7 p.m. – 8 p.m. For the first time ever, Morris Habitat’s Hearts and Hammers Gala is going virtual! Please join us for an inspiring, fun-filled evening as we bring our community together with a live streaming celebration unlike any other. Meet our families and hear their inspiring stories, learn about our exciting expansion and how you can get involved, help us build our largest project since our founding in 1985—brick by brick—without ever leaving home, win prizes and so much more!   Home is where hope begins, and we...

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COVID-19 Update

Posted by Barton Litvin on

COVID-19 Update

RESTORE IS NOW OPEN ALONG WITH OUR CONSTRUCTION PROJECTS! OFFICES ARE OPEN VIRTUALLY AND BY APPOINTMENT! In an effort to protect our staff, volunteers, donors, customers and the families we seek to serve, we have taken unprecedented steps to have our office staff work remotely and to install all necessary precautions at our ReStore and our construction sites. Our priority is always to support the health and safety of our people — and to take a calm and informed approach to address this challenging situation. With this in mind, effective Friday, May 15, 2020, Morris Habitat has taken the following actions...

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Moving Faith Into Action

Posted by Cassie Furnare on

Moving Faith Into Action

Dear Friends, On October 22nd, Morris Habitat for Humanity celebrated 35 years of empowering families through affordable homeownership. One of our first homeowners, Octavia Chavis, spoke at the event and told us how in the mid-1980s, she and her husband, Willie, moved from apartment to apartment with their three young sons. Even though both worked full-time jobs, homeownership was out of their reach. Partnering with Morris Habitat gave them an affordable, secure and stable home to raise their children. “I am so grateful that Morris Habitat came into our lives,” Octavia said.   And we are so grateful that you...

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