This Week at Holston Habitat 9/8/14

A Special Thanks!

Holston Habitat for Humanity would like to give a special thanks to the businesses shown above for their contributions made to our 2014 Homeowner Picnic.  Without their support our picnic would not have been such a success!  Please show your appreciation for these businesses through your patronage!

Tune in to AM Tri-Cities with Dave Light on 94.3 FM or 1400 AM this week for interviews with Family Services Coordinator, Alanna Leonberg and ReStore Manager, Milburn Lane.  On Wednesday, September 10 at 10:00 a.m. Alanna will discuss house projects that are currently underway across the Tri-Cities and what an interested family can do to apply for a home.  On Friday, September 12 at 10:00 a.m. Milburn will speak about opportunities to support Holston Habitat for Humanity’s mission through involvement with the ReStore.

 Fall At The ReStore

Fall has arrived at the ReStore!  Fall and Halloween décor is on sale now at the ReStore.  However, unlike the season these items won’t last long.  Located at 750 E. Main Street in downtown Kingsport, the ReStore is open Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

This Week at Holston Habitat 9/1/14

Fall House Projects

Holston Habitat for Humanity is anticipating a busy fall building season with house projects planned for Kingsport, Bristol, Johnson City, Elizabethton and even Roan Mountain!  Projects are already underway in Kingsport and Bristol!  If you or someone you know would like to learn more about how you can gen involved in one of these exciting project please visit our ‘Current Builds’ page for more information or contact the Holston Habitat for Humanity office at 423-239-7689.

Building Tennessee

Did you know that Habitat for Humanity has been active in the state of Tennessee for over 35 years?  In this time, Habitat’s presence has grown to include 51 affiliates serving 63 counties.  As a state we are excited to announce that on Veterans Day, Habitat for Humanity will dedicate the 4,000th home built in the state of Tennessee with host affiliate Habitat for Humanity of Williamson and Maury Counties.

This Week at Holston Habitat 8/25/14

Habitat Night at Cardinal Park

Holston Habitat for Humanity is excited to once again be the featured non-profit at an upcoming Johnson City Cardinals baseball game.  Join us at Cardinal Park in Johnson City this Friday, August 29 at 7:00 p.m. as the Cardinals square off against the Greeneville Astros.  An informational tent will be set up at the entrance to the stadium and a 50/50 raffle will be hosted by Habitat.  As part of the ball club’s promotional “For Our Fans Night”, admission to the game is FREE and the first 1,000 attendees will receive a voucher for a FREE hotdog, bag of chips and drink!  So come on out to the ball game and support Holston Habitat for Humanity as we root, root, root for the home team!

 Elizabethton Recycled House Project

Holston Habitat for Humanity is excited to announce an upcoming 4-bedroom, recycled house project in Elizabethton! The project located at 108 Hartsell Drive is expected to begin in mid September with labor provided by community volunteers. Financial contributions, gift-in-kind labor, donated refreshments and other contributions to the project are all welcomed! If you, your organization or your business
would like to support this project with volunteer labor or other contributions
please contact Barry Osborne at 423-335-5573.

Office Closing

The Holston Habitat for Humanity office will be closed on Monday, September 1 for Labor Day.  The office will reopen on at 9:00 a.m. on Tuesday, September 2.