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05Apr

From 1994 to 2006, Habitat for Humanity Prince William County built eight homes from the ground up for its home ownership program. In 2007, we expanded our services to provide home repairs for low-income homeowners in Prince William County, Manassas and Manassas Park. Now we have completed 180 home ownership, home repair and community development projects and soon will embark on another rehab with our sixteenth family partner for home ownershi..

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29Mar

A primer on process:

Traverser Court Rehab_Home Dedication_112912 (12)A Habitat for Humanity Home Dedication touches the hearts of the family who will own the home, the volunteers who worked to build or rehab the home and the donors who made it possible through their generous gifts. Home ownership is a significant investment and the Dedication is an opportunity to turn over the key to the home in celebration of all the work that the family, donors and volunteers put into the home.

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22Mar

The Habitat for Humanity Prince William County office has moved.

Habitat for Humanity Prince William County was started in 1994. It’s first offices were in the Manassas Baptist Church. Later, the office moved to a house owned by the Trinity Episcopal Church. In 2004, when the Episcopal Church decided to use the house for another purpose, Habitat opened its first ReStore on Nokesville Road and moved its office into the ReStore space. Two years l..

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16Mar

camp-signWe’re setting up camp on Saturday!

The Habitat for Humanity offices will be open for business in our temporary camp on the showroom floor of the Manassas ReStore (behind a wall) on Monday, March 21. Since the ReStore is only open on Mondays for donations, not shopping, please visit us on Tuesday – Friday, 9 – 5, or call to coordinate entry into the offices if you’re visiting on a Monday (703-369-6708). We’ll be happy when we’re in our permanent..

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01Mar

Our thanks to the Prince William Chamber of Commerce for honoring Habitat for Humanity with the Agnes L Colgan Community Service Award for Health & Human Services at their 2016 Excellence in Business Awards ceremony on February 25. Recognition was given for our work last fiscal year to complete 25 projects, repairing homes for 15 families and providing community development services in 10 public areas and neighborhoods. Note was also made of th..

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23Feb

And that just means new opportunities!

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The walls in the back of the ReStore (where our offices will be located) came down last week thanks to our trusty construction volunteers, Arthur Butt, Dave Williams, Al Harris, Jean Schwab and Hao Dinh. We’re on the search for a few things we’ll need to build out the offices, including drywall, an HVAC unit, ductwork, windows, doors, flooring and more. If you are able to donate or have a lead, please cal..

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23Feb

One doesn’t usually think that their shopping or browsing the Internet could help Habitat for Humanity. But, it can with these two simple methods.

AmazonSmile1) AmazonSmile will donate 0.5% of the price of your purchases to Habitat for Humanity Prince William County when you shop through smile.amazon.com! A few of our volunteers do this and some of them check in with us once in awhile to see if we’re receiving funds. We are! The quarter from October thro..

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23Feb

A rich variety of donations makes the ReStore a fun place to visit. One never knows what might come in to the ReStore from day to day, so many shoppers make it a regular place to visit. Shown are a few items that were donated recently. If you’re considering a donation, the ReStore accepts them Monday – Friday, 9 – 6, and Saturday, 9 – 5. If your donation is too big to bring yourself and you live in Prince William County, Manassas or Manassas Pa..

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16Feb

Shop. Donate. Volunteer.

The ReStore is a fabulous treasure-hunt kind of place where furniture, appliances, home decor, tools and more are donated. We make them available for sale to the general public and the funds raised are used to help us repair homes and provide home ownership opportunities right here in Prince William County, Manassas and Manassas Park.

Enjoy the slide show of some items that were in the store as of 2-16-16. If you want t..

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09Feb

Diana Meiser Grand Opening ManassasDiana Meiser has a career working in Prince William County Supervisor Pete Candland’s office. On the side, she volunteers with Habitat for Humanity! Pictured at left, Diana volunteered at the Manassas ReStore Grand Opening on Saturday, January 30.

Our construction volunteers are asking “What’s Next?” Lots! However, construction volunteering is on a brief hiatus while we get organized to do three major projects: rehab the Central Park Drive home..

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