Entries by Habitat Broward

Meet Karnese Wring: Future Pompano Beach Homeowner

Karnese is the proud mother of four exceptional young men-Kencent 19, Travis 12, Leonard 11 and Trevon 5. For nine years, Karnese has been a dedicated employee working as an Insurance Specialist at Combined Resources and as the Lead Cashier for Home Depot. In addition to being a student at Broward College, her son Kencent […]

Habitat for Humanity of Broward Appoints New Board Members

FORT LAUDERDALE (July 23, 2018) – Habitat for Humanity of Broward recently appointed new members to its board. Gail Daley, Patrick (Rick) McCall, Julie Medley and Miguel Palacios joined a group that  includes Robert Taylor, Jr. (Chair), Kelly Kolb (1st Vice Chair), Steve Palmer (Treasurer, Chair -Finance Committee), Robert Barron (Secretary), Bill Feinberg (Past Chair), […]

Casey Huber Named General Manager at Habitat Broward ReStore

FORT LAUDERDALE (July 16, 2018) – Habitat for Humanity of Broward has named Casey Huber as its new ReStore general manager. Huber comes to Habitat Broward after spending eight years as the ReStore director at Habitat for Humanity of Greater Cincinnati where he was involved with the opening of four ReStores that served a nine-county […]

State Farm Grants $5,000 to Habitat for Humanity of Broward

FORT LAUDERDALE, (July 12, 2018) – State Farm presented Habitat for Humanity of Broward with a 2018 State Farm Good Neighbor Citizenship grant for $5,000 to pay for a portion of the construction materials to complete 17 homes in Broward County. The grant funds are being used to purchase wall insulation and medicine cabinets for […]

Habitat for Humanity of Broward Dedicates Seven Homes in Broward Municipal Services District

Broward County, FL. (June 15, 2018)– Habitat for Humanity of Broward recently dedicated seven new homes in Broward County’s Municipal Services District on Saturday, June 2, 2018. Dignitaries at the event included Broward County Mayor Beam Furr, who spoke about the urgent need for affordable housing and who congratulated the families. Habitat Broward CEO Nancy Robin […]

Habitat for Humanity of Broward & JM Family Enterprises Dedicate Five Homes in Pompano Beach

POMPANO BEACH, Fla. (July 2, 2018) – Habitat for Humanity of Broward recently dedicated five new homes in Pompano Beach, four of which were sponsored by JM Family Enterprises. Dignitaries at the event included Brent Burns, Kim Bentley, and James Davey of JM Family Enterprises; County District 4 Commissioner Chip LaMarca; and Congressman Ted Deutch, […]

Habitat Broward featured on SFLCN

Source: South Florida Caribbean News | Published: June 23rd, 2018 “Caribbean-American Elected Chair of the Broward Housing Council” Marcia Barry-Smith, Director of Community Outreach and Program Services for Habitat for Humanity of Broward, has been elected Chair of the Broward Housing Council.  “To be elected by the Council for this role is an honor. There are complex issues that must […]