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25Aug

IMG_1001Join me in welcoming our new Programs Coordinator, Tammy Perkins!

Some of you may already know Tammy from her years of work in the community both with Transitional Housing BARN and with Colgan Air. Tammy was the Community Resources Manager for BARN and her work at Habitat for Humanity will be a positive extension of her daily activities there.

Tammy will work with applicants and family partners to help them become homeowners and to help them wi..

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19Aug

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We’re excited to announce that a new, Woodbridge ReStore location will be open for your donating convenience and shopping pleasure! Once the Landlord finishes their work at the former Food Lion location at Minnieville Road and the Prince William Parkway, Habitat for Humanity will be able to get inside and start its work to prepare for a store opening in December or early January. We’ll let you know when we can start accepting donations and whe..

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12Aug

100_2039While prepping gutters for hanging, Michelle and Maggy’s postures formed a heart shape! It’s fun to see that there are as many women as men at the Bragg Lane Rehab in Manassas. Last week, Arthur Butt, Dave Williams, Hania Amenzoui, Michelle Baxendell, Taylor Lampasona, Stuti Kharel, Barbara and Megan Beverage, Maggy Machado, Lisa Downing and Family Partner, Armando Vargas, helped Construction Team Leader John Blake with sheetrock, window tri..

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04Aug

Kara Roberts Habitat Doorhangers July 2015Kara Roberts and her Mom distributed doorhangers in a Manassas neighborhood on August 1. This is a great opportunity for kids and their parents to get community service hours taken care of for a youth faith group or school.

The ReStore needs volunteers, too!

The Manassas ReStore is open six days a week, 9 a.m. – 6 p.m. Monday – Friday and 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. on Saturdays. There are two volunteer shifts per day, a morning shift and an afternoon shif..

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30Jul

100_2001We’re rehabbing the Bragg Lane townhouse in Manassas in partnership with Family Partner Armando Vargas. In just two weekends of work, our wonderful volunteer crews have pulled up the old flooring, gutted the kitchen, replaced the windows, torn out the old patio and brickwork, replaced the front roof and prepped the back roof for re-shingling!

There’s plenty more to do. Sign up on the Volunteer Calendar to volunteer or to bring lunch for the v..

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14Jul
100_1932Youth from Trinity Episcopal Church in Manassas got into the spirit of volunteering
Fifteen youth started cleaning up a storm water management area off Telegraph Road in Woodbridge today, July 14. This is an important task that helps keep our waterways clean of trash and pollutants. Read the complete story and see more photos in the Photo Gallery.

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08Jul

In April, the Board elected its officers and directors for the fiscal year starting July 1, 2015.

Chair: Michael Kitchen, Vice President of Land Development, Christopher Consultants, ltd.

Chair-Elect: Lawrence Hughes, Retired, City of Manassas City Manager

Immediate Past Chair: Renee Woolfolk, Church Business Administrator,
First Mount Zion Baptist Church

Secretary: Aron Perkins, Client Services Manager, Access National Bank

Treasurer: Scott Si..

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01Jul

9704 Bragg Lane with spring flowersWe’re starting a major rehab of a townhouse in Georgetown South on July 17. We will be replacing the roof, windows and insulation; updating the kitchen and both the full and half baths; and replacing the flooring and painting. There will also be some landscaping work and some exterior repairs, too. This will be a good project to practice various skills as a volunteer. We look forward to having you on the site as we prepare this home for th..

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23Jun

Armando Vargas

On A Steady Path To Home Ownership

Some things are worth more effort and time and home ownership is one of them according to our newest Family Partner, Armando Vargas. Originally from Mexico, Armando moved to Manassas fifteen years ago and found reliable employment.  An organized and goal-oriented man, Armando has checked other items that were worth waiting for off his bucket list: he became a U.S. citizen, married and became a father. Home o..

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23Jun

In The Office: We’re hiring a Programs Coordinator to help families, volunteers, and community partners engage in Habitat for Humanity Prince William County’s Neighborhood Revitalization work to bring safe and affordable housing to all. This position is responsible for Neighborhood Revitalization program development, family services and volunteer coordination.

In The ReStore: Are you looking for a meaningful and fast-paced part-time career o..

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