Entries by Habitat Broward

Meet Erneika Mejia’s Family

Erneika Mejia is a single mother of four wonderful children – Ny’Kietria (17), Ja’Cari (16) (not pictured), Gregory (13), and Chanel (11). She has worked as the Financial Crime Specialist for Wells Fargo Bank’s Pompano Beach branch for nine years. Her son Gregory is part of the Keystone club of the Boys and Girls Club […]

300 Women Step Up to Make Dreams Come True

POMPANO BEACH, Fla.  – Habitat for Humanity of Broward hosted its last 2019 Women Build on Saturday, April 27, at “A Rick Case Habitat Community” in Pompano Beach. The Community will be the first of its kind in Broward County and will have 77 homes and a park. The job site is active with 12 […]

Seven Homes for Seven Families

The saying “busy as bees” comes to mind as Phase II in A Rick Case Habitat Community springs to life and families complete the journey to homeownership.  The first seven homes will be ready for all families by the end of June! This means seven incredibly hard-working, committed families who meet their obligations of sweat equity, year-long homeownership […]

Call to Action – Help Us Stop Sweeping Dollars!

Dear Sadowski Coalition and Sadowski Affiliates: The Sadowski Coalition hand delivered our letter requesting a line-item veto of the $125 million sweep of housing trust funds to the Governor’s office on Friday, May 10. Since that time, six newspapers have Editorialized- agreeing that the Governor should line item veto the sweep – Gainesville Sun, Miami […]

Faithful ReStore Donor – Resource 4 Floors

For the past five years, the ReStore has been receiving consistent material donations from Resource 4 Floors.  Headquartered in Fort Lauderdale since 1980, Resource 4 Floors is a single source for sustainable floor covering for the corporate market.  Procuring and installing environmentally friendly flooring is their business and with hospitals and universities as clients, they […]

Future Homeowner Leads with Giving Spirit

Ma’Oumba is the proud mother of four children: Sidney (10), Kiema (9), Tembe (8), and Nayden (7). She works as a Customer Service Representative and is currently enrolled at Broward College in the biomedical engineering program. Believing that education will help her secure a brighter future for her family, Ma’Oumba also believes that being a […]

Women Step Up to Make Dreams Come True

Last month, Habitat Broward held its last of three women day builds to empower women to address the affordable housing crisis in our community. Collectively, over 330 women (and men!) worked side by side to build modest, energy-efficient homes in A Rick Case Habitat Community. The Community will be the first of its kind in […]