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Habitat for Humanity of Greater Volusia County

Halifax Habitat for Humanity Announces Merger

Veterans Build FinalHalifax Habitat for Humanity announces the merger of their affiliate with the HFH of Southwest Volusia affiliate.  On July 1, 2016, Halifax HFH became Habitat for Humanity of Greater Volusia County (HFH-GVC) to reflect the expanded service area.  This merger was one welcomed by both Board of Directors of each affiliate and followed a specific process directed by Habitat for Humanity International. Read more

Back Porch Decorating Ideas

Easy Ideas for a Springtime Back Porch Makeover

It’s almost spring time, and soon you will be wanting to spend time on your back porch or patio with your family enjoying the upcoming balmy weather. We’ve found some great ideas to get that back porch looking incredible and inviting. The best thing about these ideas is that they are extremely inexpensive and easy. Whatever you need, you can get at your local Habitat Restore for pennies on the dollar. Read more

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The Many Houses That Love Built

Habitat International Alternative Spring Break

Habitat International Alternative Spring Break

In March, Halifax Habitat for Humanity proudly celebrates 30 years of service in our area. Since opening our doors, our community has helped 137 families, built 122 new homes, and 15 renovations and counting.

Halifax Habitat for Humanity has been successful over the past 30 years because of the outpouring of love we receive from the community – from volunteers to civic organizations to corporate partners.  These homes truly are the houses that love built.

Which brings us to the Habitat for Humanity story.


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Make a Difference: Try an Alternative Spring Break this year

Habitat International recently wrote about a new concept: the alternative spring break. Students wishing to make a difference can take part in activities that will better their community, capsule or even travel nationally or abroad for projects.

Volunteering can be an extremely rewarding way of donating your time and efforts to help others. If you or someone you know is looking to help out a charity in the Daytona Beach area, approved there are plenty of volunteer opportunities. Many are local and others are national, but they are all legitimate and worthwhile. Take a look.  Read more