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 & Publisher of the South Florida Business Journal and has led the transformation of the publication from a traditional weekly print newspaper to a digital-first media giant. The product overhaul […]

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 […]

Habitat Broward and Wells Fargo Team Up to Build Affordable Housing

FORT LAUDERDALE (August 17, 2020) –  The Wells Fargo Foundation has awarded Habitat Broward a $45,000 grant to help build affordable homes, one in Miramar and two in Pompano Beach. The funding is part of a $8.1 million donation to Habitat for Humanity International for capacity building and direct mission support to build, renovate and […]

Habitat for Humanity of Broward and Lowe’s unite women to spotlight need for safe and affordable housing through home builds and repairs during International Women Build Week

WHAT: Habitat for Humanity International, Lowe’s and approximately 6,000 women volunteers will unite in more than 235 communities in the United States, India and Canada for International Women Build Week from March 1-8 to highlight the global need for safe and affordable housing. A prelude to International Women’s Day, the global event aims to build […]

Families sought for Habitat community in Pompano Beach

Habitat for Humanity of Broward is once again welcoming needy families to apply for new single-family homes under construction within the Rick Case Habitat Community in Pompano Beach. Those selected for the volunteer nonprofit organization’s latest project will gain residency into the 77-home complex through interest-free mortgage loans. The community will consist of 42 one-story and […]

New homeowners receive keys to Habitat houses amid Miami-Dade, Broward builds

Alex Browning SOUTHWEST MIAMI-DADE, FLA. (WSVN) – Several hardworking families have put in the sweat equity for their new Habitat for Humanity homes, and now they’ve received the keys to one of eight houses they helped build in just two weeks. 7News cameras captured volunteers hard at work in Southwest Miami-Dade making those final touches […]