Entries by Thor Barraclough

Top 8 Benefits of Community Service for Students

Common Barriers in Volunteering When this big transition takes place in your life, college volunteering may feel like it has its barriers. With classes, clubs, sports teams, art projects, and paying jobs being a priority, it is easy for volunteering to suddenly take a back seat on your schedule. At Habitat for Humanity, we empathize […]

Habitat Broward Receives $30,000 Grant from Truist Foundation

CONTACT: Thor Barraclough, Habitat for Humanity of Broward, (954) 396-3030, ext. 209, Thor@habitatbroward.org Trena Brae, Bitner Group, (954) 714-7893, trena@bitnergroup.com POMPANO BEACH, Fla. (Aug. 9, 2021) – Habitat for Humanity of Broward has received a $30,000 grant from Truist Foundation to support its NW 27th Avenue Project, a bold initiative to build affordable housing and […]

Groundbreaking Marks A Rick Case Habitat Community Surpassing Halfway Milestone in Building 76 Affordable Homes

CONTACT: Thor Barraclough, Habitat for Humanity of Broward, (954) 396-3030, ext. 209, Thor@habitatbroward.org Trena Brae, Bitner Group, (954) 714-7893, trena@bitnergroup.com Note: High-res images can be downloaded,  here POMPANO BEACH, Fla. (August 6, 2021) – Habitat for Humanity of Broward held a groundbreaking ceremony on Thursday for five homes which will surpass the halfway milestone of […]

Habitat for Humanity of Broward Appoints New Board Member Melanie Dickinson

CONTACT: Thor Barraclough, Habitat for Humanity of Broward, (954) 396-3030, ext. 209, Thor@habitatbroward.org Trena Brae, Bitner Group,(954) 714-7893, trena@bitnergroup.com Habitat for Humanity of Broward Appoints New Board Member Melanie Dickinson POMPANO BEACH, Fla. (July 30, 2021) – Habitat for Humanity of Broward has appointed Melanie Dickinson to its board of directors. Dickinson is the President […]

The Benefits of Donating Property to Charity

The average person will most likely overlook the possibility of donating real estate to charity. It’s a shame, because real estate is an extremely powerful giving asset, and donating it to charity can help such an organization quite a lot. Of course, in many cases, potential donors do not even know that it is fully […]

Wells Fargo donates $15,000 to Habitat Broward to help Broward County families access affordable housing

POMPANO BEACH, Fla. (July 22, 2021) – Habitat Broward is one of more than 220 Habitat organizations awarded a grant from Wells Fargo as part of its nationwide initiative to help families unable to obtain conventional financing to become first-time homeowners. “Wells Fargo understands the economic empowerment that comes with homeownership and is acting on […]

Seven Families Earn Keys To Their New Homes In Pompano Beach From Habitat For Humanity Of Broward

POMPANO BEACH, FL – Seven hard-working families received keys to their new homes from Habitat for Humanity of Broward on Saturday, June 26 at A Rick Case Habitat Community in Pompano Beach. Pompano Beach Mayor Rex Harden, Vice Mayor Beverly Perkins, and Broward County Commissioner, Dr. Barbara Sharief, joined the new homeowners to celebrate along […]

What Can You Buy at a Habitat for Humanity ReStore?

Habitat for Humanity ReStore store is a place similar to a market or shopping center but still quite different. The store is an integral part of the home improvement organization that offers good deals on products and materials that benefits both the community and the environment. Habitat for Humanity ReStore is a non-profit and donation […]

Media Alert

Habitat for Humanity of Broward To Host 2nd Annual CEO Build in Pompano Beach WHAT: Habitat for Humanity of Broward will be hosting its 2nd annual CEO Build, led by co-chairs Brent Burns, President and CEO of JM Family Enterprises, Inc. and Keith Koenig, CEO of City Furniture at “A Rick Case Habitat Community” in […]