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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 […]

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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 […]

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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’s Marcia Barry-Smith Elected Chair of the Broward Housing Council

FORT LAUDERDALE (June 11, 2018) – 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 be addressed and my esteemed Council […]

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Habitat Broward’s Marcia Barry-Smith Honored At Women of Distinction Award Breakfast

FORT LAUDERDALE (March 6, 2018) – Marcia Barry-Smith, Director of Community Outreach and Program Services for Habitat for Humanity of Broward, was recently honored by the Lauderhill Regional Chamber of Commerce (LRCC) at its 5th Annual Women of Distinction Awards Breakfast. Barry-Smith was recognized for her leadership in the community and awarded in front of […]

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Habitat for Humanity of Broward to Host Over 100 Students During Collegiate Challenge Program in March

FORT LAUDERDALE (March 1, 2018) – Students representing six colleges from all over the country will be using their spring break to make a difference in others’ lives by building homes through Habitat for Humanity of Broward’s Collegiate Challenge program. Students, with assistance from Habitat Broward’s Leader and Core volunteers, will be working on seven […]