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Groundbreaking This Thursday and You’re Invited

HomeAid Atlanta, Making A Way Housing, and Brock Built Homes invite the press to attend the groundbreaking of The Gertrude Iraldo Thompson Memorial Building, an eight-unit apartment building providing 16 new beds for homeless individuals working to rebuild their lives at Making A Way Housing on Atlanta’s west side. The scoop: WHEN: THURSDAY, July 19, 2018 at 11:00 AM WHERE: Making A Way[...]

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HomeAid and Atlanta Businesses Support Haven ATL

HomeAid Atlanta and three Atlanta-area businesses recently partnered for a series of Care Days at Haven ATL, the Salvation Army’s anti-trafficking center. BrightView Landscaping Company, Juneau Construction Company and Overhead Door Company of Atlanta each contributed efforts to improving and repairing the grounds and facilities at Haven ATL. On June 6, BrightView Landscaping Company, a national partner of HomeAid America, joined[...]

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HomeAid Atlanta’s Annual Essentials Drive Collects More Than 100K Baby Essentials

HomeAid Atlanta’s 16th Annual Essentials Drive concluded on May 12 and collected more than 134,000 essential baby items valued at over $24,000. Just in time for Mother’s Day, 24 Atlanta-area nonprofits serving homeless families and children received donations from more than 40 Atlanta businesses, organizations and individuals. Community-wide collections and donations took place from May 1 to May 9.  On May[...]

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Atlanta SMC Donates Annual Silent Auction Proceeds to HomeAid Atlanta

Last month, the Atlanta Sales and Marketing Council (Atlanta SMC) presented HomeAid Atlanta with an $11,000 donation raised at the SMC 2016 Silent Auction, held in December 2016. The Atlanta SMC’s annual silent auction event was held at the Hyatt Atlanta Perimeter at Villa Christina, together with the Greater Atlanta Home Builders Association (HBA) holiday party. Over the past 20 years,[...]

HomeAid Atlanta Invites You to Help

HomeAid Atlanta invites all Atlantans to help mothers and children this Spring by donating to the HomeAid’s  15th Annual Essential Drive. This drive will take place April 25 to May 3. The Essentials Drive is a community-wide event helping to collect all “essentials” such as diapers, baby wipes, food and more for homeless infants and toddlers. The drive provides a great[...]

HomeAid Atlanta Announces 2015 Award Winners

On January 13, 2016, HomeAid Atlanta announced the recipients of its tenth annual awards during the Greater Atlanta Home Builders Association’s Installation and Awards program at the Hyatt Atlanta Perimeter at Villa Christina. Founded in 2001, HomeAid Atlanta is a nonprofit organization that builds new lives for homeless families and individuals through housing and community outreach. Awards were presented for Builder[...]

Greater Atlanta Home Builders Association Inaugurates 2015 Board of Directors

The Greater Atlanta Home Builders Association (GAHBA) inaugurated its 2015 Board of Directors in a ceremony that took place on Wednesday, Jan. 14. Following a cocktail reception and formal recognition of the HBA’s 2014 winners, former HBA president John Wieland administered the oath of office to the 2015 Board of Directors. During the ceremony, the title of HBA president was turned[...]

Construction Resources Named HomeAid Atlanta’s Trade Partner of the Year

Construction Resources, Inc. of Decatur, Ga. has been awarded HomeAid Atlanta’s Trade Partner of the Year for 2012. This is the second time that Construction Resources has received this honor, and the first time that the HomeAid Atlanta charity has awarded the Trade Partner of the Year award to the same recipient twice for outstanding generosity. HomeAid Atlanta is the[...]