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Best Outdoor Summer Volunteer Opportunities

Give back to your community while having fun when you volunteer with these outdoor volunteer opportunities.

06/09/2014

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Bay Area Charities Counting On #GivingTuesday

You’ve heard of Black Friday. Maybe you’ve heard of Small Business Saturday because of the American Express commercials. Cyber Monday had millions on the Internet looking for deals. On Tuesday, another day to move money is celebrated, but this one is about being unselfish.

12/03/2013

Obama, Former Presidents Commemorate 50th Anniversary Of MLK's March On Washington

Jimmy Carter Pays Working Visit At Oakland Habitat For Humanity Site

Former President Jimmy Carter stressed the importance of low-cost affordable housing in a working visit at a housing development in East Oakland Monday.

10/07/2013

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President Carter To Visit Oakland For Star-Studded ‘Habitat’ Benefit

Former President Jimmy Carter and former First Lady Rosalynn Carter will be in Oakland Sunday evening to kick off a week of events benefiting Habitat for Humanity.

10/06/2013

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President Carter Visiting Oakland ‘Habitat’ Site Where Workers Robbed At Gunpoint

Habitat for Humanity is bumping up security plans for an upcoming visit by former President Jimmy Carter to an East Oakland housing development site after eight workers were robbed at gunpoint at the site on Tuesday.

10/03/2013

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Oakland Habitat For Humanity Crew Robbed At Gunpoint

Police said a group of workers were robbed at gunpoint at a Habitat for Humanity site where former President Jimmy Carter is scheduled to tour in Oakland.

10/02/2013

Habitat for Humanity continues to help rebuild homes in Haiti after the devastating quake in January 2010. (Habitat for Humanity International)

Community Corner: Bay Area Man Helps Rebuild Haiti

President Jimmy Carter, his wife and a team of volunteers traveled to Haiti recently to build homes in Léogâne the epicenter of the January 2010 earthquake.

12/09/2012

Habitat for Humanity Greater San Francisco's Restore opens September 22, 2012. (Habitat for Humanity GSF)

Community Corner: Nonprofit Home Improvement Store Opens In San Carlos

On September 22nd, Habitat for Humanity Greater San Francisco is celebrating the grand opening of the ReStore, a new home improvement store driven by volunteers.

09/16/2012

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San Francisco Bayview Opera House Completes Renovations

Habitat for Humanity completed the renovations on the 124-year-old building, part of its Neighborhood Revitalization Initiative.

01/22/2012

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Foreclosed Homes Reopen In East Palo Alto

Several East Palo Alto families received keys to their new homes Tuesday, thanks to a local nonprofit.

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