The Wall is RAISED on Willie Street Lowell
After several weeks of dealing with a tremendous amount of ledge the cement trucks arrived early on Monday May 12 and began pouring the concrete for the foundation. Then on May 29th the first wall was raised by women from Lowell General Hospital. It is official, Willie St build is underway.
Volunteer opportunities are available. Visit our Volunteer Calendar – Sign up by clicking the VolunteerUp button on the right.
Our Partner Families; the Bullard Family and the Bamunoba Family look forward to building along side the volunteers.
It takes many hands to build a home. Be one of the 1000′s of volunteers needed to turn this once vacant lot into two safe, decent, energy efficient, affordable homes. All this could not happen without the dedication and support of the community. Additional volunteers needed for the ReStore and for Critical Home Repair projects.
Greater Lowell Community Foundation is hosting the 3rd Annual River Ride in Lowell on Sept 27. Ride as an individual or as a group and join team Habitat Hammer Heads and help us raise funds to build more affordable homes. There is a 15 mile ride and a 5 mile family fun ride. Read More:
Just in time for Summer- Thursdays now open until 7pm!
ReStore open Wed-Fri 9am-5pm and Saturdays 9am -3pm.
New donations arriving weekly. Stop in and find your treasure.Volunteers are always welcome. Sign Up Today!
ReStore has a new jingle – what do you think? HEAR IT NOW
Learn more about our Willie Street families, the Bullard and the Bamunoba families. They will be working hard to help build their homes and look forward to becoming new homeowners and change their family’s life.
“Being a homeowner to me and my family means a lot. First , it is peace of mind, and no more moving from apartment to apartment. The children think having more space, a room to relax in, and a backyard will give them the chance to walk and play outdoors and do better in school as well.
We are ready to work with you.” Kabagambe
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View our latest You Tube clips:
Habitat YouTube Channel, Wall Raising, ReStore: A Story
DoorKnob helps ReStore, Restore Video, ReStore: The Sunny Side,
Local IBEW 103 helps Habitat, Lowell Groundbreaking Ceremony,
Rock Street Wall Raising, A Concord Carpenter,
Rock Street Wall Raising/Lowell Sun,
IBEW Local 103 Video on Giving Back – featuring Habitat for Humanity of Greater Lowell.
Sandra Medeiros Story, Partner Family
Do you have an old or unneeded car, truck, boat, or other vehicle sitting in your driveway or taking up space in your garage? This Earth Day, consider donating it to Habitat to Humanity through Cars for Homes. Not only will you be helping Habitat provide decent, affordable housing, you might be helping the environment as well. Donate Today
Listen to the Cars For Home Jingle each day Live or Stream on Radio FM 92.5 The River
Habitat for Humanity has built over 800,000 houses, sheltering 4 million people worldwide. Did you know that there is a Habitat for Humanity Home Dedication occuring somewhere in the world every 6 minutes?
HFHGL has built and/or refurbished 95 homes : 30 homes locally, 56 homes globally and 9 Veteran Homes with our Critical Repair Program. Locally we have impacted and made a positive change for 159 people. Volunteer building opportunities offered locally and globally
Massachusetts Affiliates have built or refurbished more than 800 homes locally.
We are so grateful to our volunteers who help us build homes, communities and hope. This past year, 1 million people gave their time to help us serve 100,000 families around the world. Thank you for joining us!
Over the last four years, Habitat Lowell has engaged 5023 volunteers who have logged a total of 50,097 hours. Thank you to all our volunteers.
200,000: The number of tons of used building materials that was diverted from landfills by 750 US ReStores in FY2012.
With each Habitat home built, the cycle of poverty housing is permanently ended. Join with us as we build hope for families in our community.
Habitat for Humanity of Greater Lowell
At Hicks Farm
124 Main Street
Westford, MA 01886
257 Boston Road
Billerica, MA 01862
Habitat for Humanity of Greater Lowell