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 for the family of Amanda Chappell!  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 the Holston Habitat for Humanity office at 423-239-7689.

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.

This Week at Holston Habitat 8/18/14

Join Us At The Fair!

Don’t forget to visit the Holston Habitat for Humanity booth this week at the Appalachian Fair!  Our display (located in Commercial Building 4) is sure to bring out the kid in everyone!  Holston Habitat for Humanity volunteers and staff will be available to help you travel over the rainbow and discover why “There’s No Place Like Home”!

Bristol Community Build

This fall, Holston Habitat for Humanity will be partnering with Randy and Terry Stamey on the construction of a new 2 bedroom home in Bristol, Tennessee.  The home will be built at 1424 5th Street with construction scheduled to begin in late August.  Volunteers from across the community are welcome to participate.  If you would like to volunteer on this project e-mail Volunteer Coordinator Louise Allen at rlallen04@gmail.com or contact Volunteer Coordinator Amy King at 276-791-2039.

This Week at Holston Habitat 8/11/14

“There’s No Place Like Home”

Holston Habitat for Humanity is excited to be participating in the “There’s No Place Like Home” campaign.  This campaign aims to raise awareness about the need for decent and affordable housing by utilizing the theme of The Wizard of Oz.  Holston Habitat for Humanity plans to incorporate this fun, exciting theme into its promotions and events for the remainder of the year.  If you would like to donate money locally as part of the “There’s No Place Like Home” campaign please click here.  If you would like to donate internationally as part of the campaign please click here.

2014 Appalachian Fair

Holston Habitat for Humanity is excited to announce that we will be back at the Appalachian Fair this year!  Our booth will once again be located in Commercial building 4.  The fair is scheduled for Monday, August 18 through Saturday, August 23 at the Appalachian Fairgrounds in Gray.  For more information about the fair please click here.