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Meritage Homes Donates $2.5 Million for Stronger Communities Nationally

The country’s sixth-largest home builder based on homes closed in 2020, Meritage Homes dedicates its efforts to creating a Life.Built.Better® for all its communities and homeowners. In 2021, the builder donated over $1 million to non-profit organizations nationally through its charitable arm, The Meritage Cares Foundation. The organization also supports Afghan refugees and to date has contributed $1.6 million to aid educational programs. “We[...]

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HomeAid Atlanta Celebrates the Completion of Jasmine House

HomeAid Atlanta volunteers and supporters recently gathered to celebrate the completion of five brand-new apartments at North Georgia Angel House (NGAH) in Canton. By providing shelter, life skills, food and many other valuable services, NGAH helps women and young girls in, and aging out of, foster care. Project construction began in the spring of 2021 and reached completion in December of last year.[...]

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[...]

David Weekley Homes Thanksgiving Food Drive

David Weekley Homes Kicks Off Annual Thanksgiving Food Drive

The David Weekley Homes Atlanta Division is hosting its annual Thanksgiving Food Drive for the ninth year in a row. The builder encourages real estate professionals, homebuyers and locals to support the drive by dropping off non-perishable food items until November 19 at the sales offices at its award-winning communities or the Division Headquarters. Additionally, David Weekley Homes is hosting a Turkey[...]

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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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David Weekley Homes Participated In Bunks Across America Event

On Saturday, June 12 at First United Methodist Church of Lawrenceville, 40 David Weekley Homes – Atlanta Division team and family members joined Gwinnett County Chapter members of Sleep in Heavenly Peace (SHP) for the nonprofit’s 3rd Annual Bunks Across America event. With 260 chapters across the U.S., Canada, and Bermuda, SHP has a mission to ensure that “No Kid[...]

HomeAid Atlanta Care Day Volunteer Group

HomeAid Atlanta Transforms Playground During Care Day

On November 18, 2020, HomeAid Atlanta organized several of its loyal volunteers to participate in a Care Day at Ascensa Health at St. Jude’s Recovery Center for Women and Children. HomeAid Care Days are volunteer workdays that focus on providing free-of-charge maintenance and repairs for nonprofit organizations that serve the homeless population. Ascensa Health at St. Jude’s Recovery Center for Women[...]

Essentials Drive Flyer for HomeAid Atlanta

19th Annual HomeAid Atlanta Essentials Drive

HomeAid Atlanta is now calling for donations for its annual Essentials Drive. This yearly event organized by HomeAid collects diapers and baby wipes for women and children experiencing homelessness. Although these items are essential for mothers and their children, they are not available for purchase through any government-funded assistance program. For this reason, HomeAid Atlanta has been gathering the community[...]

HomeAid Atlanta CAPN Clinic

HomeAid Atlanta Care Day at CAPN Clinic

Building industry nonprofit makes improvements during Care Day at CAPN Clinic in Atlanta, serving families in need. HomeAid Atlanta kicked off its 2020 series of Care Days on January 17 at Community Advanced Practice Nurses Clinic (CAPN Clinic), an on-site health clinic located at Our House, a HomeAid-built Atlanta shelter serving homeless families. HomeAid provides free-of-charge Care Days to tackle tasks[...]