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HomeAid Saves $25,000 with April Care Days

Three volunteer workdays generate impactful savings on construction and maintenance costs. Each year, building industry nonprofit HomeAid Atlanta completes ten or more Care Days, hands-on volunteer workdays that are free of charge for nonprofits providing housing and services for people experiencing or at risk of homelessness. Ashton Woods Homes employees volunteered at a HomeAid Care Day at House of Dawn in Jonesboro on[...]

HomeAid Atlanta pickleball social

HomeAid Atlanta Pickleball Social

Let's play pickleball! Join HomeAid Atlanta for its Second Annual HomeAid Atlanta Pickleball Social on March 7, 2024, from 4 - 7 p.m. at Atlanta Pickleball Center.   Enjoy a day full of pickleball fun, including instruction, open court play, food, beverages and more! Registration is now open, and there are some excellent sponsorship opportunities that include pickleball perks! Registration and complete info[...]

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HomeAid Atlanta Completes Gwinnett Homeowner Resource Center

New center will be a hub of homeownership resources for Gwinnett County families On June 5, supporters of HomeAid Atlanta, Lennar, and Gwinnett Housing Corporation (GHC) gathered to celebrate the completion of Gwinnett County's first Homeowner Resource Center with a ribbon cutting ceremony. GHC is a private, nonprofit 501(c)3 development organization with a focus on creating, rehabilitating, and operating quality affordable[...]

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HomeAid Cares For Gateway Domestic Violence Center

Home builders and trades donate time, materials, and services for building and grounds Building industry nonprofit HomeAid Atlanta recently wrapped up work on a new 28,000 sq. ft. facility adding 55 beds at Gainesville’s Gateway Domestic Violence Center. Since 1982, Gateway has been providing safety, shelter, and support for those impacted by domestic violence. HomeAid assisted with construction by providing building materials, appliances,[...]

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HomeAid Atlanta Hosts Annual Essentials Drive

Atlanta’s home building community supports the 22nd Annual Essentials Drive HomeAid Atlanta’s 22nd Annual Essentials Drive wrapped up just in time for Mother’s Day, delivering essential baby items to families in need. Throughout the month of April, members of Atlanta’s home building industry and the general community donated diapers, baby wipes, and funds to help families experiencing, or at risk[...]

HomeAid ATL Breakthru House Groundbreaking

Breaking Ground at Breakthru House

Construction begins on two new homes for women overcoming addiction HomeAid Atlanta, Breakthru House and home builder Taylor Morrison celebrated the groundbreaking of two new homes at Breakthru House on April 28.  The two homes will allow Breakthru House to expand its capacity to serve women overcoming substance abuse, along with their children. For 49 years, Breakthru House has served low-income women[...]

HomeAid Care Day at Atlanta Children’s Shelter

HomeAid Volunteers for Atlanta Children’s Shelter

Volunteers provide money-saving repairs and upgrades at Atlanta Children’s Shelter David Weekley Homes and BOMA Georgia recently joined a HomeAid Care Day at Atlanta Children’s Shelter (ACS). Among HomeAid’s community engagement initiatives, Care Days are hands-on volunteer workdays providing repairs and upgrades to housing and homeless service facilities. On June 24, nearly 30 volunteers tackled jobs throughout the facility including painting three offices, organizing[...]

HomeAid Atlanta Golf Tournament

HomeAid Atlanta Golf Tournament: Tee-Up to Build a Future Without Homelessness

This fall, tee-up in support of the HomeAid Atlanta golf tournament on Monday, October 17 at TPC Sugarloaf in Duluth.  This year's tournament is HomeAid Atlanta’s 20th Annual Hope & Homes Golf Tournament to benefit HomeAid Atlanta, a 501(c)3 nonprofit dedicated to helping people experiencing or at risk of homelessness build new lives through construction, community engagement, and education. Morning registration[...]

HomeAid Atlanta Works to End Homelessness in Atlanta

Breaking Down Barriers to End Homelessness in Atlanta

HomeAid Atlanta kicked off its 2021 series of Care Days on January 29 at Crossroads Community Ministries (CCM) in downtown Atlanta. In the city of Atlanta alone, 900 – 1000 people live unsheltered, while another 2,000 live in shelters. Crossroads Community Ministries seeks to provide access to resources that empower people experiencing homelessness in Atlanta to progress toward economic and[...]

2020 HomeAid Atlanta Award Winners

HomeAid Atlanta’s 2020 Award Winners

HomeAid Atlanta announced its annual award winners on January 21 at the Greater Atlanta Home Builders Association’s Annual Installation and Awards Program at the Hyatt Atlanta Perimeter at Villa Christina. The HomeAid Atlanta award winners gave selflessly of their time, resources, and expertise in 2020 in support of HomeAid’s mission. 2020 Volunteer of the Year: Taylor Morrison Atlanta  This award is[...]