Habitat for Humanity

Family gets house in Jamaica thanks to Habitat for Humanity
Family gets house in Jamaica thanks to Habitat for Humanity
Southeast Maggie Hayes 10/17/2013 at 3:25PM

Dawnette Dixon finally has her own home and even a backyard, fixed up by none other than a former president. Habitat for Humanity acquired five New York City Housing Authority (NCYHA) homes in the borough that were abandoned, boarded up and a “blight” in the community. One of those homes was on 112th Road in [...]

National Grid makes recovery announcements in Breezy Point
National Grid makes recovery announcements in Breezy Point
News Terence M. Cullen 5/20/2013 at 5:21PM

Breezy Point is getting back on the grid. As part of a cooperative effort with Habitat for Humanity, National Grid made a slew of recovery announcements on Friday, May 17 to benefit the neighborhood. Company president Ken Daly announced the supplier has replaced 14 miles worth of gas lines in Breezy Point and given grants [...]