Entries by Thor Barraclough

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 […]

Top 7 Facts About Storm Shutters

You don’t have to wait for bad weather warnings to prepare your home for a natural disaster and invest in hurricane storm panels. This is especially true if you live in Florida, Texas, and North Carolina, the top three states in the US prone to hurricanes. There are still misconceptions about types of hurricane shutters […]

Habitat Broward and FIU Study Examines Homeownership Impact

FORT LAUDERDALE (April 6, 2021) – Habitat for Humanity of Broward has partnered with Florida International University (FIU) to conduct Broward’s first-ever homeownership impact study. Researchers at the Jorge Pérez Metropolitan Center at FIU (FIU/MC) will conduct a study that will examine the quality of life, educational, health, and economic impacts of homeownership on Broward […]