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SANDCASTLE HOMES TEAMS WITH HOMEAID ON CHARITY PROJECT
May 30, 2017

 Guests including Houston City Hall representatives,  HomeAid Houston construction team led by Builder Captain Sandcastle Homes, and representatives from the Greater Houston Builders Association were on hand to help dedicate the completion of A Caring Safe Place, located in Houston's Third Ward.

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HomeAid and Houston Remodelers Council Change Lives Through Charity Renovations
May 19, 2017

 HomeAid Houston and the GHBA Remodelers Council team up to remodel two homes for young men and young women facing homelessness and who are struggling to stablize their lives.

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HOMEAID HOUSTON RECEIVES $20,000 FROM LOCAL FUNDRAISER
May 16, 2017

 HomeAid Houston is for the second year, the beneficiary of the annual DPIS Engineering crawfish boil called "Pinchin' Tails for HomeAid Houston".

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HOMEAID AND GHBA HONORED BY CASA DE ESPERANZA
May 1, 2017

Casa de Esperanza's "Building Hope for Children" gala presented awards of appreciation and honor to HomeAid Houston and the Greater Houston Builders Association recently.

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HOMEAID TO BENEFIT FROM FLUOR CHARITY GOLF EVENT
April 27, 2017

 HomeAid Houston is selected from numerous charity applicants to receive a portion of proceeds from Fluor's Golf for Greater Houston annual charity golf tournament.

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HOMEAID TEED-OFF TO SCORE BIG FOR THE HOMELESS AT 11th ANNUAL GOLF TOURNAMENT
April 20, 2017

 HomeAid Houston tees off at Tour 18 for the annual HomeAid Houston Charity Golf Tournament that has become one of the agency's most popular fundraisers.

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Taylor Morrison and Darling Homes Unveil Playhouse for HomeAid Fundraiser
April 20, 2017

 Darling Homes and Taylor Morrison unveil the 2017  HomeAid Houston Project Playhouse design at a recent Greater Houston Builders Association board meeting where the first raffle ticket was also sold to the president of the GHBA, Bo Butler.

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HARDY AND NANCE FUNDRAISER TO BENEFIT HOMEAID HOUSTON
April 10, 2017

 A silent auction, hosted by Hardy and Nance Studios, benefitted HomeAid Houston as local artists donated artwork.

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HomeAid Community Outreach Partners with The Way Home Program
March 27, 2017

 HomeAid Houston partners with The Coalition for the Homeless on The Way Home Program.

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MAYOR'S OFFICE PRESENTS HUMAN TRAFFICKING INITIATIVES TO HOMEAID BOARD
March 21, 2017

 Special Advisor to the Mayor on Human Trafficking Minal Patel Davis was a guest speaker at a recent HomeAid Houston board meeting that helped solidify the partnership between the agency and the City of Houston.

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SANDCASTLE HOMES DONATES REMODELING SERVICES FOR HOMEAID PROJECT
February 21, 2017

 Sandcastle Homes to join HomeAid in a renovation project that will provide updates to a transitional living facility for men living with HIV and affected by HIV who are victims of drug abuse, abandonment and abuse.

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HOMEAID TO BUILD DAY CENTER FOR FAMILY PROMISE OF LAKE HOUSTON
February 13, 2017

 Family Promise of Lake Houston to receive construction of new Day Center for families in crisis.

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HomeAid and Lennar/Village Builders Break Ground for Cottage at Boys And Girls Country
January 30, 2017

The official groundbreaking set the wheels in motion for the construction of HomeAid Houston's Boys and Girls Country cottage recently. 

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HOMEAID HEROES FUND IMPROVEMENT PROJECTS FOR HOMELESS COMMUNITY
January 23, 2017

Greater Houston Builders Association members become HomeAid Heroes with their donations from pre-set amounts that come from various  income.they generate through their businesses.

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HOMEAID ACCOMPLISHMENTS SET PACE FOR 2017
January 17, 2017

 HomeAid's 2016 statistics reflect the agency's commitment, drive and broad vision to provide beds for Houston's homeless community.

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HomeAid on the Receiving End of Remodel Project
January 17, 2017

 HomeAid Houston's offices located at the Greater Houston Builders Association, received a remodel with the help of GHBA member Matt Sneller with Sneller Construction and Remodeling to maximize existing space for the HomeAid staff.

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HOMEAID AND PARTNERS IN BUILDING DEDICATE BOYS AND GIRLS COUNTRY PROJECT
November 16, 2016

Dozens of guests gathered on November 16 at the Joanne H. Watford Cottage at Boys and Girls Country to celebrate the dedication of the newly completed project that will house children from families in crisis. 

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HOMEAID TO DEDICATE BOYS AND GIRLS COUNTRY PROJECT
October 31, 2016

HomeAid Houston and Builder Captain Partners in Building prepare to dedicate the newly completed 8100 sq. ft. cottage for Boys and Girls Country. 

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HOMEAID ANNUAL FUNDRAISER HIGHLIGHTS CHILDREN IN CRISIS
October 25, 2016

HomeAid Houston holds 8th annual HomeAid Amazing Ladies Organiztion (HALO) luncheon, an annual charity fundraiser that this year included nearly 400 guests. 

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HOMEAID RECEIVES DONATION FROM BANK OF AMERICA FOUNDATION
September 9, 2016

 Bank of America Foundation supports HomeAid through generous funding for future HomeAid construction projects.

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HomeAid Partners with Local Houston Media Outlets
September 6, 2016

 HomeAid builds partnerships with local media outlets to educate the public on homelessness in Houston.

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VENDOR DONATIONS KEY TO SANTA MARIA HOSTEL REMODEL
August 23, 2016

 Greymark Construction, led by Leslie King, receive donated materials and labor from local vendors to update the Santa Maria Hostel welcome area.

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HOMEAID PREMIERS NEW WEBSITE - A 10 OUT OF 10 STARS!
August 18, 2016

 New HomeAid Website Receives High Praise 

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Winners of Project Playhouse Receive Key at Minute Maid Park
August 2, 2016

 Pixel Playhouse winner is presented key at official key presentation on the field at Minute Maid Park.

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HOMEAID CARE PROJECT BRINGS NEW LIFE TO SANTA MARIA HOSTEL
July 19, 2016

 HomeAid and Greymark Construction partner to enhance the lobby at Santa Maria Hostel - Bonita House

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HomeAid's Project Playhouse Raises Over $80,000 for the Homeless
July 12, 2016

HomeAid's Project Playhouse team draws the winning name at Minute Maid Park.

 

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HOMEAID HEROES HONORED AT GHBA MID-YEAR FORECAST LUNCHEON
June 21, 2016

Dozens of HomeAid Heroes were honored at the GHBA's annual Mid-Year Forecast Luncheon where nearly 800 guests attended. 

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David Weekley Homes and HomeAid Complete Charity Project
May 31, 2016

 HomeAid Houston joins David Weekley Homes' CARE Build Month Initiative to make improvements to the "Rocket Center" at Casa de Esperanza de los Ninos.

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HOMEAID AND M/I HOMES TO PRESENT PIXEL PLAYHOUSE AT MINUTE MAID PARK
May 23, 2016

M/I Homes and HomeAid Houston to Deliver Pixel Playhouse to Minute Maid Park.  The playhouse will be on display from June 1 to the drawing for the playhouse winner on June 22. 

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CHARITABLE FUNDS PRESENTED TO HOMEAID HOUSTON
May 18, 2016

 HomeAid receives support from DPIS Engineering and GHBA's Sales and Marketing Council through donated funds.

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HOMEAID SCORES A HOLE IN ONE AT 10th ANNUAL GOLF TOURNAMENT
May 18, 2016

HomeAid raises funds at the 10th annual HomeAid Houston Charity Golf Tournament held at Tour 18.  A online silent auction also helped raised funds for future HomeAid projects. 

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Charitable Funds Presented to HomeAid Houston
May 17, 2016

HomeAid receives funds from DPIS Engineering and the GHBA Sales and Marketing Council. 

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David Weekley Homes and HomeAid Update Home for Charity Project
May 5, 2016

HomeAid Houston works with David Weekley Homes on their May 16 CARE Build Month initiative. 

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HOMEAID PROJECT PLAYHOUSE DEBUTS AT FUNDRAISER
May 3, 2016

HomeAid debuts their Project Playhouse called the Pixel Playhouse at the 10th anniversary HomeAid Houston Charity Golf Tournament 

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DISTRICT ATTORNEY DEVON ANDERSON ADDRESSES HOMEAID BOARD ON MODERN DAY SLAVERY
April 25, 2016

Harris County District Attorney, Devon Anderson is a guest speaker at the HomeAid Houston April board of directors' meeting to discuss her initiatives to stop modern day slavery. 

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HOMEAID HOUSTON RECEIVES $19,000 FROM LOCAL FUNDRAISER
April 19, 2016

 DPIS Engineering donates funds raised at their "Pinchin' Tails for HomeAid" crawfish boil.

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HOMEAID FOCUS IS ON IDENTIFYING NEW PROJECTS
April 11, 2016

 HomeAid Houston identifies homeless care provider agencies that need assitance in remodeling or building transformational housing.

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HomeAid Focuses on Children in Crisis in 2016
March 7, 2016

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GHBA BENEFIT HOMES PROJECT SUPPORTS HOMEAID HOUSTON
March 4, 2016

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HomeAid Receives Check from GHBA's Custom Builders Council
March 1, 2016

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M/I Homes Unveils Playhouse for HomeAid Fundraiser
February 22, 2016

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HOMEAID HONORED WITH FRIEND OF CHILDREN AWARD FROM BOYS AND GIRLS COUNTRY
February 15, 2016

Boys and Girls Country Honors HomeAid Houston with special award. 

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HomeAid and Partners in Building Bring Hope to Children in Need
February 11, 2016

 Partners in Building begin construction on HomeAid's Boys and Girls Country Project.

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GHBA CEO AND HOMEAID SUPPORTER RETIRES
February 8, 2016

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HOMEAID HONORS LEADERSHIP OF SUCCESSFUL 2015
February 1, 2016

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Ribbon Cutting Marks Fort Bend Family Promise Project Completion
December 10, 2015

A December 10th ribbon cutting marked the completion of the latest HomeAid Houston project that paired Builder Captain, Long Lake, Ltd., and Ft. Bend Family Promise, a 10-year old agency that assists families in crisis.

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GHBA CUSTOM BUILDERS COMPLETE HOMEAID CHARITY PROJECT
November 30, 2015

 More than 20 volunteers, all members of the GHBA, and led by the Custom Builders Council, tackle the remodeling of space within a home at Casa de Esperanza de los Ninos.  

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Boys and Girls Country
November 11, 2015

HomeAid Houston and Partners in Building are making preparations to begin construction of an 8,000 sq. ft. cottage for Boys and Girls Country in Hockley, Texas.

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Boys and Girls Country and HomeAid Break Ground
November 11, 2015

Torrential rains pounded the Boys and Girls Country campus in Hockley, Texas, but it never dampened the excitement and enthusiasm at the recent groundbreaking for a new 7,100 sq. ft. cottage that will house eight children.

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HOMEAID PARTNERS WITH KEECHI CREEK BUILDERS FOR SHELTER RENOVATION
October 5, 2015

Krause Children's Center in the Katy area receives improvements to their outdated cafeteria with the help of HomeAid Houston and Keechi Creek Builders, led by Brandon Lynch.

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HomeAid and Long Lake Partner on Fort Bend Family Promise Project
August 10, 2015

HomeAid Houston, a Greater Houston Builders Association (GHBA) charity and Long Lake, Ltd., is nearing completion of a family Day Center for Fort Bend Family Promise (FBFP), an agency that meets the immediate needs of homeless families while empowering them to attain self-sufficiency.

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HomeAid and Ryland Homes Mark PCHAS Duplex Completion with Ribbon Cutting
November 9, 2014

With the completion of four duplex units on the grounds of St. John’s Presbyterian Church, seven single mothers and their children will find new hope for rebuilding their lives.

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HomeAid and GHBA Custom Builders Council Dedicate Remodel for SMH
September 17, 2014

The Greater Houston Builders Association’s Custom Builders Council (CBC), and HomeAid Houston were partners in a recent remodel project for Santa Maria Hostel, an agency that provides a supportive program for women struggling to rebuild their lives.

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HomeAid Works with GHBA Custom Builders Council on U.S. Vet Remodel
August 12, 2014

Years ago, HomeAid Houston, a Greater Houston Builders Association (GHBA) charity, identified the valuable services that Santa Maria Hostel provides women, including homeless female veterans, who are struggling to regain self -worth and hope for a better future.

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Angel Reach Remodel Receives Official Dedication
July 22, 2014

After visiting Angel Reach, a Conroe area agency that works with youth who are transitioning out of foster care, Marc and Michelle Jungers, with Grand View Builders/GVB Custom Homes, immediately began to formulate a plan to provide the design, construction and donations necessary to improve the agency’s food pantry and storage area.

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HomeAid Moves Forward on Angel Reach Remodel
February 10, 2014

A visit to Angel Reach in Conroe, Texas was all it took for Grand View Builders to join HomeAid Houston on a remodel project that will benefit dozens of youth who are in or aging out of foster care. Grand View will be the Builder Captain for the project.

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HomeAid Heroes Program adds new donors for 2014
February 8, 2014

HomeAid Houston is beginning 2014 with a new list of companies that have committed to the HomeAid Heroes program.  (Houston Chronicle article)

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Ryland Homes supports GHBA charity for homeless through HomeAid project
February 8, 2014

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Ryland Homes Joins HomeAid in Building PCHAS Duplex Project
February 4, 2014

HomeAid Houston and Presbyterian Children’s Homes and Services (PCHAS) are benefitting from Ryland’s generosity and commitment to helping the less fortunate with their role as Builder Captain for a duplex project that will provide housing for seven single mothers and their children.

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MHI builds 2014 HomeAid playhouse for fundraiser
January 19, 2014

HomeAid Houston, a Greater Houston Builders Association charity, announced McGuyer Home Builders Inc. will be the 2014 builder for HomeAid's Project Playhouse, a fundraiser that raises funds for building transitional housing for Houston's homeless. (Houston Chronicle Article)

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Greymark Construction Leads Construction on HomeAid's Santa Maria Hostel Lobby Remodel
January 7, 2014

HomeAid Houston, a Greater Houston Builders Association (GHBA) charity, recently dedicated a remodel project for Santa Maria Hostel (SMH), a shelter that provides services for single women and female veterans struggling to regain self-worth and hope for a better future.

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HomeAid America 25th Anniversary
January 1, 2014

2014 marks the 25th anniversary of HomeAid America on their mission to build new lives for homeless families and individuals through housing and community outreach.

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HOMEAID CARE PROJECT BRINGS NEW LIFE TO FEMALE VET SHELTER
October 13, 2013

 HomeAid partners with GHBA members to improve Santa Maria Hostel common area for femal veterans.

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U.S. Veterans' Shelter Project Dedicated
August 14, 2013

August 14th was a proud day for the residents and remodeling team at the U.S. Veteran’s Initiative’s Mid Town Terraces facility, where guests gathered to celebrate the completion of the lobby’s renovation project.  The over 300 homeless veterans who are provided services and shelter at the facility will now be enjoying a 1000 sq. ft. space to relax and spend community time together.  


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HomeAid Partners with Ryland Homes to Construct Family Cottage
July 16, 2013

Ryland Homes is joining HomeAid, Newland Communities and Texas Baptist Children’s Home (TBCH), a Children at Heart Ministry, to construct a 7-bedroom, 7,100-square-foot “cottage,” designed for families working through crisis in the Austin area community of Round Rock.  This team shares HomeAid’s mission, to “Build dignified housing where homeless families and individuals can rebuild their lives”. 

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Dedication Ceremony Caps off Successful HomeAid Remodel at Open Door Mission
June 10, 2013

HomeAid Houston, a Greater Houston Builders Association charity, and construction partner, John Gillette of Craftsmanship by John, will soon be dedicating a charity remodel project they collaborated on for Open Door Mission.  Bison donated new energy-efficient windows to replace the old windows in the administration office at the Mission.  This improvement will also improve and update the facilities overall look and save the agency money long-term.

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Legend Homes and HomeAid Mark Project Completion with Ribbon Cutting Ceremony
May 14, 2013

On May 8, 2013, HomeAid Houston, Legend Homes/Princeton Classic Homes and Gracewood, dedicated to mothers and their children in crisis, the Bradley/Legend House, a 7400 sq. ft. facility designed to house five families. 

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U.S. Veterans Initiative To Receive Much Needed Construction Updates
April 22, 2013

 Most of us take for granted something as simple as a warm, inviting game room or living room to kick back or hang out with friends and family.  For the over 300 homeless veterans who are provided services and shelter at the United States Veterans Initiative’s Mid Town Terraces facility, their space to relax and regroup was anything but that.  

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Open Door Mission Receives Much Needed Improvements
March 6, 2013

HomeAid Houston, a Greater Houston Builders Association charity, is partnering with John Gillette of Craftsmanship by John to replace the windows throughout the administration office at the Open Door Mission. The windows are being donated by Bison.  This improvement will create a more energy-efficient space, improve and update the facilities overall look and save the agency money.

 
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HomeAid Works with Mission of Yahweh on Second Project
February 2, 2013

Mission of Yahweh (MOY) will be hosting an open house February 12th, to celebrate the completion of renovations to the Sister Gay Children's Home, which will add dignified housing for 40 women and children.  HomeAid was able to aid in the renovation by working with GHBA vendors and suppliers to get donations of materials.  

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HomeAid Partners with GHBA Members to Help Renovate 19 Bedrooms for Mission of Yahweh
December 4, 2012

HomeAid Houston has provided assistance to the Mission of Yahweh on a recent renovation project that, when completed at the end of the year, will provide 19 new bedrooms which will house 40 additional women and children at this Spring Branch area shelter.  HomeAid is a 501 c 3 charity sponsored by the Greater Houston Builders Association (GHBA). 

 

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DeGeorge at Union Station marks new Kitchen Remodel with Dedication Ceremony
November 19, 2012

A dedication ceremony that paid tribute to Veteran’s Day and the completion of a remodel project for The De George at Union Station was held November 14th in the lobby of the De George in downtown Houston.  This was a HomeAid Care remodel led by Builder Captain Darling Homes.  

  

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HomeAid and Frankel Building Group Dedicate Remodel Project for SEARCH
May 29, 2012

More than a dozen guests attended the recent dedication of a HomeAid Care project that was led by Frankel Building Group, the builder captain.  The project involved improvements to the SEARCH client intake area at the Fannin location.

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HomeAid and Frankel Building Group Dedicate Remodel Project for SEARCH
May 29, 2012

 HomeAid and Frankel Building Group team dedicate the in-take area remodel project at SEARCH Homeless Services

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Darling Homes and HomeAid Tackle Kitchen Remodel for Veterans Shelter
May 8, 2012

HomeAid Houston, a 501 c 3 charity that builds transitional housing for Houston’s homeless, has joined efforts with Darling Homes to overhaul the community kitchen that serves 100 formerly homeless male and female veterans who range in age from 28 to 83.  These individuals live at the De George at Union Station in downtown Houston.  This is a single room occupancy facility, meaning each resident has their own room with a bed, dresser, desk, small bathroom, microwave and mini-frig.  The vets share a small community kitchen that has seen better days. 


  

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SEARCH Homeless Services Receives Lobby Remodel
March 27, 2012

HomeAid Houston, a Greater Houston Builders Association (GHBA) charity and the Frankel Building Group, are preparing to tackle a new improvement project for SEARCH’s client intake area at the 2505 Fannin location. SEARCH Homeless Services provides an array of services designed to help people move from the streets and into jobs and safe, affordable housing.

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HOMEAID AND FRANKEL BUILDING GROUP TACKLE NEW SHELTER PROJECT
March 27, 2012

 Frankel Building Group leads remodel project for a HomeAid project at SEARCH Homeless Services Agency.

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HomeAid and Ryan Boyles of GB General Contractors Remodel Day Room for Veterans Shelter
October 4, 2011

HomeAid Houston, a Greater Houston Builders Association (GHBA) charity, is partnering with Ryan Boyles of GB General Contractors, Inc. and Lynne Jones of Lynne T. Jones Interior Design, to provide much needed space design and interior improvements at the United States Veterans Initiative’s Mid Town Terraces facility.  This U.S. Vets complex provides shelter and services to 300 homeless men each year who have served our country.

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Legend Homes to Partner with HomeAid on Gracewood Construction Project
July 18, 2011

HomeAid Houston announced that Legend Homes has come on board to donate construction management of a 7400 sq. ft., five-family residential facility for Gracewood’s Spring Branch location.  It is the third and final home, completing that location’s campus.  Gracewood, a charity of Children at Heart Ministries, provides housing for mothers and their children who need a safe haven from crisis situations.

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HomeAid and GHBA Members Begin Remodel for HAWC
March 22, 2011

HomeAid Houston, a Greater Houston Builders Association (GHBA) charity, is finalizing plans to begin a renovation project for the Houston Area Women’s Center (HAWC).  HomeAid is partnering with William Shaw & Associates to improve 16 shower stalls with new materials including tile donated by Dal-Tile. Mike Heller with William Shaw & Associates will be the remodeler captain.  The project is also being coordinated by Leslie King of Greymark Construction and Greymark Express, chairperson of HomeAid Care.

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MCYS Dedicates New Storage Building to Honor Grand View and HomeAid
October 27, 2010

HomeAid Houston and Grand View Builders joined representatives from Montgomery County Youth Services (MCYS) and Montgomery County Builders & Developers (MCBD) of the Greater Houston Builders Association to dedicate a newly constructed 600 square foot, climate-controlled storage unit for MCYS.  The new facility frees up actual living space for kids from MCYS to use as a family room, game room and space for reading and relaxing. 

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Dozens of Volunteers and Donors Attend Dedication of Remodel for The Women's Home
September 15, 2010

Most people take for granted, a room filled with natural light and quality features designed for comfort and relaxation.  But the residents of The Women’s Home (TWH) take nothing for granted, and that includes the renovation of the TWH “great room” by HomeAid Houston, a Greater Houston Builders Association charity.  With work completed, the official dedication unveiled the results made possible by dozens of volunteers, vendors and suppliers.

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Five Apartments are Remodeled for HomeAid's Project Independence
September 3, 2010

Currently, the Houston metropolitan area does not have a shelter or facility specifically targeting female veterans, but as the Houston metropolitan area is the fourth-largest metropolitan area in the nation, female veterans are undoubtedly in need of permanent housing that caters to their unique needs.  

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Grand View Builders Teams with HomeAid to Build Storage Space for MCYS
August 10, 2010

HomeAid Houston, a Greater Houston Builders Association (GHBA) charity, is building a 600 square foot, climate-controlled storage unit for Montgomery County Youth Services, a not-for-profit United Way agency.  By providing this facility, actual living space is freed for kids to use as a family room, game room and space for reading and relaxing.

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HomeAid Team Renovates Community Room at The Women's Home
June 29, 2010

HomeAid Houston has formed a team of volunteers and donors to provide remodeling services to The Women’s Home (TWH).  Work being performed on the 40 year old structure is being lead by remodeler captain Breck Powers with LBJ Construction, Beth Avalos, with Floors, Inc. (design work) King, Gand Leslie reymark Construction, Chair of HomeAid Care Projects.  

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HomeAid Completes Covenant House Remodel
June 7, 2010

The last coat of paint was still drying as dozens of people gathered to mark the completion of HomeAid Houston’s Covenant House Texas (CHT) remodel project. Kenneth Charanza Contracting, Inc. and Leslie King, HomeAid board member and president of Greymark Construction Co. spear-headed the Project. 

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ANSI Gold Award Winning Remodel to be Dedicated on Wanda Lane
May 1, 2010

HomeAid Houston’s Gracewood remodel project was recently awarded the first Gold ANSI (American National Standards Institute) certificate for a green remodel in Texas.  This award winning HomeAid project will be dedicated May 10th, atnoon, marking the completion of the remodeling process.  The facility is located at 7511 Wanda Lane, Houston, TX.

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HomeAid to Remodel Covenant House Administration Building
January 20, 2010

HomeAid Houston, a Greater Houston Builders Association Charity is preparing to begin a remodel project that will make much needed improvements to Covenant House Texas (CHT) Crisis Shelter that serves homeless youth ranging in age from 18 – 20. HomeAid Houston helps build transitional housing for individuals facing homelessness.

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Gracewood Wanda Lane Project Dedication
December 8, 2009

HomeAid Houston, a Greater Houston Builders Association (GHBA) charity and Brothers Strong, a pioneer in green remodeling in Houston have partnered to remodel a 3600 sq. ft. home that will soon house four mothers and their children facing homelessness.  The green remodel project is benefiting Gracewood, a charity associated with Children At Heart Ministries. 

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MHI and HomeAid Dedicate New Construction Project for Gracewood Spring Branch Campus
November 17, 2009

A formal ribbon cutting ceremony was the crowning touch on months of hard work and dedication by dozens of vendors and individuals to complete a 6,828 sq. ft. home for Gracewood, a Children at Heart Ministry.  The vendors donated materials, labor and services to construct the 14-bed facility.  

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HomeAid Houston Dedicates Renovated Krause Children’s Center in Katy
July 22, 2009

A dedication ceremony was held this month at the Krause Children’s Center in Katy to unveil the newly renovated lobby and reception area.  The project is one of HomeAid Houston’s HomeAid Care projects, (smaller projects that range from $10,000 to $20,000) 

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HomeAid and GHBA Remodelers Council Dedicate House of Tiny Treasures
June 9, 2009

HomeAid Houston and the Association’s Remodelers Council (RMC) recently dedicated a new remodeling project for SEARCH’s House of Tiny Treasures.  SEARCH Homeless Services provides an array of services designed to help people move from the streets and into jobs and safe, affordable housing. 

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GHBA Tile Companies Team with Homeaid Houston to Enhance Krause Children’s Center
May 26, 2009

Forms were set recently to begin construction on a 6,828 sq. ft., five-family residential facility for Gracewood, a residential ministry for single mothers and their children.  MHI is donating the construction management of the 14-bed facility that will provide transitional housing for families who are at risk for homelessness due to a crisis situation.

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HomeAid and GHBA Remodelers Council Launch New Project
April 22, 2009

Forms were set recently to begin construction on a 6,828 sq. ft., five-family residential facility for Gracewood, a residential ministry for single mothers and their children.  MHI is donating the construction management of the 14-bed facility that will provide transitional housing for families who are at risk for homelessness due to a crisis situation.

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MHI Partners With HomeAid Houston to Build Women’s Homeless Shelter
October 29, 2008

Forms were set recently to begin construction on a 6,828 sq. ft., five-family residential facility for Gracewood, a residential ministry for single mothers and their children.  MHI is donating the construction management of the 14-bed facility that will provide transitional housing for families who are at risk for homelessness due to a crisis situation.

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MHI and HomeAid Team Up for Gracewood Addition
October 29, 2008

HomeAid Houston and Dakotablue Homes recently broke ground for the construction of two 4,200 sq. ft. homes that will house 16 children and their house parents.  Boys & Girls Harbor provides a safe, healthy environment for 100 boys and girls each year.

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Homeaid Houston and Dakotablue Break Ground For Boys And Girls Harbor
June 10, 2007

HomeAid Houston and Dakotablue Homes recently broke ground for the construction of two 4,200 sq. ft. homes that will house 16 children and their house parents.  Boys & Girls Harbor provides a safe, healthy environment for 100 boys and girls each year.

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HomeAid Houston’s New Project Gives Hope to Homeless Boys and Girls
February 21, 2007

After an in-depth study and Committee review, HomeAid Houston has selected Boys and Girls Harbor as one of a number of projects slated for construction in 2007. The review process concluded with a detailed presentation by Boys & GirlsHarbor representatives that helped to put a face on the 100 boys and girls whose lives are enriched by the program every year.

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HomeAid Houston’s Wellsprings Project Marks Completion with Dedication Ceremony
December 12, 2006

Wellsprings Village was the site for a recent dedication ceremony that officially marked the completion of six homes for survivors of Hurricanes Katrina and Rita. The homes were built through a partnership of HomeAid Houston, HomeAid’s Gulf Coast Rebuilding Fund – funded by Ameriquest Mortgage, the Greater Houston Builders Association and the staff, board and volunteers of Wellsprings, Inc.

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HomeAid Dedicates Mission of Yahweh Project
October 30, 2006

Numerous team members of the Mission of Yahweh Mercy House were on-hand recently to mark the dedication of the completion of 16 new units designated as transitional housing for homeless women and children affected by Hurricanes Katrina and Rita. The Project was constructed within a nine month period by a team of builders, contractors, financial institutions and organizations who donated materials, time and money to complete the Project.

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HomeAid Works to Assist Mission of Yahweh in Constructing Housing
October 2, 2006

The HomeAid Houston project, “Mercy House,” is well under construction and will soon be providing an additional 16 units of transitional housing for evacuees from Hurricanes Katrina and Rita. The Mission of Yahweh is a 44 year institution in Houston that has provided shelter, food and clothing to countless women and children in need.

 

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HomeAid Breaks Ground for Mission of Yahweh Project - Mercy House
January 25, 2006

The HomeAid Houston project, “Mercy House,” is well under construction and will soon be providing an additional 16 units of transitional housing for evacuees from Hurricanes Katrina and Rita. The Mission of Yahweh is a 44 year institution in Houston that has provided shelter, food and clothing to countless women and children in need.

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Bonita House Helps Katrina Survivors
October 24, 2005

Days after Hurricane Katrina struck the Gulf Coast, hope seemed fleeting for the hundreds of thousands of southerners devastated by the storm.  By mid-week however, hope was never more forthcoming than in Houston.  With the help of dozens of celebrities making unannounced appearances at the Reliant Center area, including Oprah Winfrey and her entourage, the message was sent loud and clear, HELP.

 

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HomeAid Houston’s Wellsprings Project Marks Completion with Dedication Ceremony
March 2, 2004

Teamwork has been the central theme throughout the planning and construction process that is driving the HomeAid Houston’s Wellsprings Village Project. Dozens of companies have come together to offer their services, materials and funds to help construct six homes for women who are in need of a safe environment to begin a new life. 

 

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