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Monday, October 15, 2018
During its ‘CHAIRity Month of Care,’ milliCare in Ridgefield donated $1 to Housatonic Habitat for Humanity for every chair the firm cleaned in one month; the result was a donation of more than $1200. MilliCare provides environmentally-friendly commercial floor and textile care, including cleaning and maintenance of office furniture. “Habitat for Humanity partners with people in your community, and ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, General News Article, Press Release
Friday, October 12, 2018
The Northern Fairfield County Association of Realtors (NFCAR) will accept donations of gently used household goods on Saturday, October 20, from 9 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at its office at 15 Stony Hill Road in Bethel to benefit Housatonic Habitat for Humanity.   Donated furniture, hardware, building supplies and other household goods in serviceable condition will be given to Housatonic Habitat’s ...read more
Categories: Community
Friday, October 12, 2018
Western Connecticut State University (WCSU) students, faculty and staff recently  participated in WCSU’s 4th annual “Western Day of Service” helping out at the Housatonic Habitat for Humanity ReStore located at 51 Austin Street in Danbury. A team of volunteers took on many tasks at the Restore, from moving furniture to general maintenance.  WCSU is a long-time supporter of Housatonic Habitat and ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Friday, October 12, 2018
Housatonic Habitat for Humanity recently elected Anne Sasso to its Board of Directors.  Sasso is a Human Resources Administrator at Praxair, Inc. where she has worked since 2016.Sasso has worked previously at Newtown Savings Bank as a Bank Teller.  A Danbury native, Sasso earned her B.S. in Health Promotion Exercise Sciences at Western Connecticut State University and attended Danbury High ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Friday, September 28, 2018
Sikorsky Credit Union topped the grand opening of its new branch on September 13 with a charitable donation to Housatonic Habitat for Humanity at its ninth branch at 3 Federal Road, Brookfield.  “We are so happy to create this new partnership to further our long-standing commitment to the Greater Danbury community,” said Vincent Ciambriello, CEO and President of Sikorsky Credit Union. He noted ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
Friday, September 28, 2018
Newtown Savings Bank recently donated $1500 to Housatonic Habitat for Humanity to support the non-profits mission of providing affordable housing to first-time home buyers in the Greater Danbury area. At a luncheon last month, Newtown Savings Bank President and CEO Kenneth Weinstein spoke before the more than two dozen area charities sponsored by the bank.  He emphasized that the donation were ...read more
Friday, September 28, 2018
Stew Leonard’s recently partnered with Housatonic Habitat for Humanity in recognizing the works of hundreds of local volunteers who give back to their community by supporting the affordable housing mission. Approximately 50 volunteers who have donated their time during the year were honored at a sit-down dinner catered by Stew Leonard’s.  According to Executive Director Fran Normann, “We thank ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
Friday, September 28, 2018
A group of volunteers from WIN Business Services recently spent a day at the current Housatonic Habitat for Humanity construction sites lending a hand at a variety of landscaping chores.    WIN is a global transportation management system company located in Danbury, CT.  “WIN Business Services was happy to have the opportunity to give back to the community,” said Ariel Fowler, Business ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
Wednesday, September 26, 2018
Thinking about becoming a homeowner?  Learn all about the procedures and key terms of home buying at a free workshop for first-time home buyers on Monday,  October 15 from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., at the Housatonic Habitat for Humanity, 51 Austin Street, Danbury.   Speakers, including Beverly Hoppie of Bridgeport Neighborhood Trust, Donna Chillemi of Fairfield County Bank, Daniel DiBartolomeo, ...read more
Categories: Education, Human Interest, Community, General News Article, Press Release
Wednesday, September 26, 2018
Northern Fairfield County Board of Realtors (NFCAR) will hold a household collection drive on Saturday, October 20 from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m., at 15 Stony Hill Rd., Bethel.  NFCAR invites the public to drop off gently used household goods, furniture, tools and building supplies for resale at the Housatonic Habitat for Humanity’s thrift warehouse.  Called “ReStore”,  Housatonic Habitat’s ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, General News Article, Press Release
Wednesday, August 08, 2018
Registration for Housatonic Habitat for Humanity’s “Wrapping for Habitat” fundraising program is now open.  Wrapping for Habitat takes place in front of Macy’s in the Danbury Fair Mall during the month of December leading up to Christmas Day.  Volunteers wrap items purchased throughout the Danbury Fair Mall for a donation.  Proceeds support Housatonic Habitat for Humanity’s affordable housing ...read more
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