Browsing Archive: October, 2014

Habitat holds homeowner workshop

Posted by Habitat Humanity on Friday, October 31, 2014, In : News 

Habitat for Humanity Westside Merced County is hosting a homeowner workshop, Habitat’s Ashlee Williams announced at the Community Resource Council on Wednesday.

The workshop is open to anyone interested in becoming a homeowner through Habitat.

“This is an opportunity for people to become first-time home buyers that wouldn’t qualify for conventional loans,” Williams said.

The workshop gives information on how one can qualify for a home through income eligibility, partnering with Habitat a...


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Female volunteers wanted for ‘Women Build’

Posted by Habitat Humanity on Friday, October 31, 2014, In : News 

Habitat Westside is asking women to learn construction skills over Mother’s Day weekend as a means of gaining self-reliance, performing a community service and having a little fun.

The local chapter of Habitat for Humanity is joining with the national organization and its partnership with Lowe’s to celebrate National Women Build Week with a home building project from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. May 10 at 543 M St.

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Women volunteers have helped construct more than 2,200 Habitat houses nationwide. Loc...


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Los Banos Habitat group targets women builders

Posted by Habitat Humanity on Friday, October 31, 2014, In : News 

Habitat Westside members and about 25 women and girls spent six hours on M Street deconstructing the inside of a home and cleaning its back yard.

The local chapter of Habitat for Humanity joined with the national organization and its partnership with Lowe’s to celebrate National Women Build Week the Saturday before Mother’s Day.

The house, one of two projects planned this year, will have a new kitchen, renovated bedroom and a new roof when the work is finished.

This is the third year Habitat...


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Habitat Westside in process of completing latest Los Banos home

Posted by Habitat Humanity on Friday, October 31, 2014, In : News 

The local chapter of Habitat for Humanity recently received a donation that will help it fix the roof of a home that’s fallen into disrepair.

In late August, Habitat Westside received a $7,000 donation from the Los Banos branch of Bank of America. The money will go toward roofing an M Street home the nonprofit organization purchased earlier this year.

Read More:  http://www.losbanosenterprise.com/2014/09/12/221710_habitat-westside-in-process-of.html?rh=1

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