Ribbon Cutting Ceremony at The Drake House

Impactful HomeAid Atlanta Renewal at The Drake House

Building industry nonprofit HomeAid Atlanta recently celebrated the completion of its fifth major project at Roswell’s The Drake House (TDH). The project consisted of plumbing repairs and restoration to support the housing and enrichment programs for mothers and children experiencing homelessness in the northern metro area. Throughout nine metro counties, HomeAid Atlanta partners with organizations to assist individuals experiencing or at risk for homelessness. The[...]

Lennar wins HomeAid Builder of the Year Award

Lennar Honored as HomeAid Atlanta Builder of the Year

Lennar is honored as 2021 Builder of the Year for HomeAid Atlanta. Congratulations!!  HomeAid announced its 2021 Award Winners at the Greater Atlanta Home Builders Association (HBA) and Atlanta Sales and Marketing Council Holiday Party and Silent Auction on December 1 at Atlanta Athletic Club, which raised $12,000 to help further HomeAid’s mission. Lennar provided leadership and expertise for HomeAid Atlanta’s renovation and restoration project[...]

RS Andrews awarded the 2021 HomeAid Trade Partner OTY

R.S. Andrews Named HomeAid Atlanta Trade Partner of the Year

R.S. Andrews has been named 2021 Trade Partner of the Year for HomeAid Atlanta. Congratulations!!  HomeAid announced its 2021 Award Winners at the Greater Atlanta Home Builders Association (HBA) and Atlanta Sales and Marketing Council Holiday Party and Silent Auction on December 1 at Atlanta Athletic Club, which raised $12,000 to help further HomeAid’s mission. R.S. Andrews was integral to HomeAid Atlanta’s project to replace and[...]

HomeAid Atlanta Gilgal Volunteers

A HomeAid Atlanta Transformation at Gilgal

HomeAid Atlanta recently celebrated a remarkable renovation with a ribbon-cutting ceremony at Gilgal in Atlanta. A Christian-centered organization, Gilgal helps women overcome addiction and rebuild their lives in a long-term recovery residence. Led by Vincent Longo Custom Builders, volunteers rebuilt the front porch, provided landscaping, renovated the kitchen and added a fresh coat of paint and updated lighting in the dining room. Vincent[...]

Atlanta SMC Seeking Silent Auction Donations to Benefit HomeAid Atlanta

Atlanta SMC Seeking Silent Auction Donations to Benefit HomeAid Atlanta

The holiday season is here, and the Atlanta Sales and Marketing Council (SMC) is seeking donations for its annual Silent Auction and HomeAid Atlanta Awards Program. Benefiting HomeAid Atlanta, the official charity of the Greater Atlanta Home Builders Association (HBA), this year’s Jingle & Mingle theme invites attendees to wear their tackiest Christmas sweater to enter to win a cash[...]

Century Communities volunteers at HomeAid Atlanta Care Day

HomeAid Atlanta’s Impactful Partnership With Century Communities

Celebrating its milestone 20th anniversary, HomeAid Atlanta partners with providers who help those on the brink of or experiencing homelessness in the metro area through education, construction and community engagement. The nonprofit organization is incredibly thankful for the in-kind and financial impacts courtesy of Century Communities. A top 10 national home builder, Century Communities, Inc. constructs new homes under its brands Century[...]

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[...]

photo of volunteers at homeaid atlanta's 100th care day at jerusalem house

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,[...]

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[...]

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[...]