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10May

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It seemed like a cruel fate that the timing of work for the latest Habitat for Humanity Prince William County home ownership project fell during the longest-sustaining rain period in the Washington, DC, area since 1938. Especially, since plans were to start with the roof! The rain may have slowed the 100_2699project down but it didn’t stop it. Roof repairs commenced…they’ll just continue this week at 4602 Central Park Drive (when it’s not pouring..

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03May

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Rebecca shared a “before and after” of a purchase from the‪#‎HabitatReStoreManassas‬. “Antique side table, mahogany veneer. Thanks, I love shopping there! I’m starting a refinishing business called Winsome Dove and this will be part of the opening collection. Many thanks to you and your workers/volunteers.”

Find your next‪#‎RefreshRenewRestore‬ project at the Habitat for Humanity ReStore – Manassas, 10159 Hastings Drive (at the c..

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26Apr

We love seeing what our customers have done with their ReStore purchases! Virginia Canfield Burke found a dresser at the ReStore that lent itself to her creative imagination. Here’s what she posted on our Facebook page:

“This is a before and after of a dresser I bought from your store a few months ago. I painted it for my daughters room. I wanted to post it on your page so people can see how second hand furniture can have a new life. Thank you ..

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19Apr

Burpee Pollinator Seed Giveaway at the ReStore

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Get a jumpstart on spring cleaning with the Habitat for Humanity ReStore – Manassas and support Habitat for Humanity Prince William County’s mission to help families with home ownership and home repairs.

Donate items such as appliances, furniture, home goods, cabinets, lighting and building products. The ReStore will then sell the products to the public at a fraction of the retail price.

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19Apr

Volunteers From Strayer University Cleaned Up The Neighborhood

Partnering with the Prince William Soil and Water Conservation District and the Prince William County Department of Public Works, a team of four veteran Habitat volunteers, Dave Wi13010616lliams, Mike Gallagher, David Gross and Barbara Beverage, and PWC Public Works Manager, Tim Hughes, led Strayer University volunteers to clean up a storm water management pond in Eastern Prince William C..

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12Apr

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image-79b5d024b6ac621351e2ced1600ee2b859b00658e19ac6b19252558420764239-VWe’re starting the rehab of a home in Woodbridge for home ownership on May 5 and we’re looking forward to having you join us at the worksite. Volunteer opportunities are posted for May. Visit the Volunteer Calendar to register as a volunteer and to sign up to work. We’re looking for up to 20 volunteers to help us roof on Saturday, May 5, 8 a.m. – 3 p.m. Groups or individuals are welcome. Lunch donors, please help us feed our hungry volunt..

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12Apr

By Theresa Clement, April 1, 2016 1:50 p.m. for Habitat for Humanity International

diy-planterSpring is here, and DIY makeover ideas are springing up like crazy in my brain.

So when I spied a few rows of wood chairs at the Habitat for Humanity Bucks County ReStore, my DIY day was made. I knew I could turn one of them into a DIY planter for new flowers to liven up my porch.

Some chairs were in pairs but most were singles, and all of them were inexpensive. ..

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06Apr

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Habitat for Humanity Prince William County is pleased to introduce our next Family Partner, the Abuye-Retta family!

Wudasie Retta tackled the home ownership process with Habitat for Humanity the way she tackles everything in life: with prayer, thoughtfulness, diligence and persistence. And, it paid off once again as Habitat for Humanity’s Board of Directors approved the family’s application for home ownership.

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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.

It all star..

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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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