East Bay Neighbors Wary Of Habitat For Humanity Plan To Build Seven Townhomes On Single LotHabitat for Humanity is getting a piece of property in the East Bay for a bargain price, but neighbors are concerned the development plans may be a bit too ambitious.
Habitat For Humanity Buys Pleasant Hill Lot For $10 To Build HousingThe city of Pleasant Hill has agreed to sell a quarter-acre of residential real estate to Habitat for Humanity for the low, low price of just $10 so the nonprofit can construct affordable housing.
Tiny-Home Developments in San Jose Offer Alternative to HomelessnessSan Jose mayor Sam Liccardo joined members of the city council and the community to assemble 8-foot by 10-foot homeless shelters that will be part of the city's first-ever tiny home community.
How To Volunteer On Your Next VacationTake time out of your upcoming vacation to help others who area in need.
Construction Resumes at SF Habitat For Humanity Site Damaged By FireAfter a week and a half delay, volunteer crews are back on the job at a Habitat for Humanity housing project damaged during construction by a 3-alarm fire.
Home Destroyed In Arson Fire At SF Habitat For Humanity Construction Site A three-alarm fire at a Habitat for Humanity Greater San Francisco construction site destroyed a home and damaged two others in San Francisco's Oceanview neighborhood late Friday night.
Best Outdoor Summer Volunteer OpportunitiesGive back to your community while having fun when you volunteer with these outdoor volunteer opportunities.
Bay Area Charities Counting On #GivingTuesdayYou’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.
Jimmy Carter Pays Working Visit At Oakland Habitat For Humanity SiteFormer President Jimmy Carter stressed the importance of low-cost affordable housing in a working visit at a housing development in East Oakland Monday.
President Carter To Visit Oakland For Star-Studded 'Habitat' BenefitFormer 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.
President Carter Visiting Oakland 'Habitat' Site Where Workers Robbed At GunpointHabitat 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.
Oakland Habitat For Humanity Crew Robbed At GunpointPolice 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.
Community Corner: Bay Area Man Helps Rebuild HaitiPresident 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.
Community Corner: Nonprofit Home Improvement Store Opens In San CarlosOn September 22nd, Habitat for Humanity Greater San Francisco is celebrating the grand opening of the ReStore, a new home improvement store driven by volunteers.
San Francisco Bayview Opera House Completes RenovationsHabitat for Humanity completed the renovations on the 124-year-old building, part of its Neighborhood Revitalization Initiative.