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Monday, August 20, 2018
Fairfield County Bank has been helping Housatonic Habitat for Humanity build affordable housing for decades.  Recently, it offered financing so that the local Habitat affiliate could renovate a home in New Milford for a qualified working family. “Since Housatonic Habitat was established in Ridgefield in 1991, we have been committed to its mission of building workforce housing locally.  Helping ...read more
Categories: Human Interest, Community, Press Release
Monday, August 13, 2018
The Housatonic Habitat ReStore will celebrate National Thrift Shop day on Friday, August 17th.  Those who donate new or gently used household goods to the ReStore on Friday and Saturday will receive a 20% off coupon for future purchases.  The ReStore is Housatonic Habitat’s 10,000 sq. ft. thrift warehouse located at 51 Austin St. in Danbury, CT.  In addition, Housatonic Habitat for Humanity ...read more
Categories: Chamber, General News Article, Press Release, Community, Human Interest
Friday, August 10, 2018
The Men’s Club of Valley Presbyterian Church of Brookfield recently made a donation to support Housatonic Habitat for Humanity’s building projects.  Valley Presbyterian was among the original founding organizations of Housatonic Habitat for Humanity, which serves Greater Danbury.  Valley Presbyterian Church has especially been involved with funding Habitat’s affordable housing mission, including ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, Human Interest
Wednesday, August 08, 2018
During its ‘CHAIRity Month of Care’, milliCare in Ridgefield is donating $1 to Housatonic Habitat for Humanity for every chair it cleans in August. 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 all over the world, to help them build or improve a ...read more
Categories: Human Interest, Community, 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
Categories: Chamber, Community, Press Release
Monday, August 06, 2018
Danbury-area seniors who volunteer for Housatonic Habitat for Humanity may be eligible to qualify for a property tax credit through the ‘Seniors Add Valuable Experience’ (SAVE) program run by The United Way of Western Connecticut.   Now in its eighth year, the SAVE program connects seniors with a variety of local agencies and non-profit groups based on the volunteer’s skills and interests. ...read more
Categories: Human Interest, Community, Press Release
Friday, July 27, 2018
Housatonic Habitat for Humanity is the first Connecticut location to offer a new, environmentally-friendly paint processed from recycled products at its ReStore warehouse.According to Executive Director Fran Normann, "We are pleased to be partnering with Third Eye Products, which has launched a line of paint and coating products made with recycled waste paint collected at household hazardous waste ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Community
Friday, July 20, 2018
Ridgefield Supply Company recently contributed all the doors and windows to Housatonic Habitat for Humanity’s current construction on Stonewall Lane in New Milford.  For the last quarter century, Ridgefield Supply has been a part of the volunteer-led construction of affordable housing in the region.  Late Ridgefield Supply Company Owner, Lou Price, was one of the organizers of the local affiliate ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, Press Release