Housing and Shelter

Mar 7, 2016

Coalitions and Partnerships: A Powerful Resolve

Nonprofits are faced with an enormous task to best alleviate social issues like housing insecurity and are often overwhelmed by the process. Energy Outreach Colorado utilizes partnerships to prevent housing insecurity by focusing on one of the causes of homelessness - energy.

Aug 16, 2012

Post-Housing Bubble, Habitat for Humanity Devises Ways to Handle Regulation

In the latest move in a crazy quilt of state-by-state regulations affecting Habitat for Humanity, the affordable housing nonprofit, West Virginia’s Division of Financial Institutions is imposing some new ground rules on how it provides mortgages.

Sep 8, 2011

Habitat grows in tough times

Instead of retrenching during the distressed economy of the past three years, Habitat for Humanity of Forsyth County looked for ways to expand.

Nov 8, 2010

Salvation Army has raised $9 million

The Salvation Army of Wake County is trying to raise $12 million to transform a former printing plant into a 41,000-square-foot Center of Hope that will include a 92-bed shelter for women and children, as well as its administrative offices.

Jul 16, 2010

Wake Habitat selected for national effort

The Raleigh-based affiliate is one of 163 tapped for a neighborhood revitalization program that will offer expanded services to needy families.

Jul 6, 2010

Senior PharmAssist names 5 to board

Senior PharmAssist, Durham, named five new board members -- Anne Daye, accountant; Colleen Fitzpatrick, Duke University; Finny Joseph, Main Street Pharmacy; Charles “Chuck” King, retired, American Society of Health-System Pharmacists Research and Education Foundation; and Cheryl Lloyd, LeMay and Associates Consulting.

Jul 6, 2010

Habitat teams on neighborhood garden

Habitat for Humanity of Greater Greensboro partnered with local residents on a community garden in a collaborative effort that has included local agencies, companies and individual donors.

Jun 7, 2010

Home builders boosting crisis intervention center

Wrenn House Crisis Intervention Program, Haven House Services, Raleigh, getting extreme makeover from The Remodelers Council, Home Builders Association of Raleigh-Wake County.

Dec 18, 2009

Grubb helps land four Habitat homes

The company helped facilitate the sale of four four-bedroom homes to Habitat of Charlotte, saving the charity more than $100,000.

Sep 9, 2009

Bar associations pitch in for Habitat

The bar associations in Forsyth County and Greensboro are helping to build homes for their local Habitat for Humanity affiliates.