Volunteers at HomeAid Atlanta's Care Day at Forsyth County Family Haven

HomeAid Atlanta Fortifies Domestic Abuse Survivors

HomeAid Atlanta has been a nonprofit pillar in the homebuilding industry since 2001, providing construction, education and community engagement for those at risk or experiencing homelessness. Powered by industry volunteers since 2008, HomeAid Care Days have provided more than $845,000 in free repairs, upgrades and maintenance for organizations across metro Atlanta. This year, HomeAid Atlanta is celebrating its 20th anniversary. On September[...]

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Little Creek Farm Conservancy’s Unique Public-Private Partnership

Rene Iverson, president of Little Creek Farm Conservancy, joins the Atlanta Real Estate Forum Radio podcast to discuss the journey of becoming a 501(c)(3) organization, upcoming events and volunteer opportunities. Iverson joins hosts Carol Morgan and Todd Schnick for the Around Atlanta segment. Married for 28 years with three college-aged kids, four cats and one dog, Iverson knows a thing or[...]

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HomeAid Atlanta Celebrates 100 Care Days

Celebrating its 20th anniversary this year, HomeAid Atlanta surpassed another incredible milestone by completing its 100th Care Day. Since 2008, HomeAid Care Days have provided nearly $840,000 in upgrades, repairs and free facility maintenance for organizations across the metro area that arrange housing services for families and individuals experiencing homelessness. On September 10, volunteers from HomeAid Atlanta partnered with Jerusalem House,[...]

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City of Refuge Provides Affordable Housing in Atlanta

Bruce Deel, founder and CEO of City of Refuge, Andy Litvak, partner and Abe Kannof, associate with Nelson Mullins, join the Atlanta Real Estate Forum Radio podcast to discuss the 1300 development. They discuss the importance of affordable housing in metro Atlanta with hosts Carol Morgan and Todd Schnick for the Around Atlanta segment. Founded 24 years ago, City of Refuge has serviced[...]

HomeAid volunteers celebrating packing 500 CareKits

HomeAid Atlanta: Easing the Burden of Homelessness in Metro Atlanta

It is projected that over 5,500 individuals in metro Atlanta experience homelessness. Of those persons, 50% are women and 11% are veterans. Founded in 2001, HomeAid Atlanta’s mission is “to build new lives for families and individuals experiencing homelessness through housing and community outreach”. To aid those facing homelessness, HomeAid Atlanta connects builders, trades and suppliers with local community organizations[...]

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Champions Place: First-of-its-Kind Community for Physically Challenged Young Adults

Champions Place in Roswell is a first-of-its-kind shared residence facility that helps young adults with physical disabilities live independent lives. Their mission is to significantly improve the lives of young adults with physical disabilities, enabling them to reach their full potential as self-reliant, productive and fulfilled citizens of the community. Southwyck Homes Involvement Southwyck Homes is committed to outreach, and they proudly[...]

Gigi's House Groundbreaking

Gigi’s House Begins Construction in Clayton County

On April 23, HomeAid Atlanta broke ground in Clayton County on the new home for nonprofit Gigi's House. The nonprofit provides a safe home in a faith-based loving environment for girls ages 13 to 19. Gigi's House also offers trauma-informed therapy, home school, mentoring, life skills and more. The new ten-bedroom home will provide a safe and dignified environment for teen[...]

Help Advocates for Children Create Magical Moments this Holiday Season

Help Advocates for Children Create Magical Moments this Holiday Season

President and CEO of Advocates for Children Rachel Castillo joins co-hosts Carol Morgan and Todd Schnick on this week’s Around Atlanta segment of Atlanta Real Estate Forum Radio to discuss the Cartersville-based nonprofit and its many available services for children and families who have been the victims of abuse and neglect. There are a variety of ways people can help[...]