Actress/singer Melora Hardin, best known for her role as the tough-as-nails boss Jan Levenson on the hit comedy The Office, spoke with Gary Bryan about performing at this weekend’s BBQ for the Troops in Santa Clarita. Organized by the USO and Habitat for Humanity, the BBQ for the Troops is being thrown to celebrate a ground-breaking ceremony at a new Habitat Enriched Neighborhood and memorial for veterans in Santa Clarita. The project will build 87 home community for deserving veterans and their families. “It’s going to be such a fun day. I really hope a lot of people come out,” said Melora. “They’re serving a great menu…they also have games for kids and there’s going to be a chili cookoff. … Read More
Santa Clarita, CA – (FOX 11) USO of Greater Los Angeles and Habitat for Humanity San Fernando/Santa Clarita join forces to support active military, veterans and a new veterans home development with a community-wide fundraising BBQ and Street Party. Local area organizations hosting a community fundraiser on Veteran’s Day at: 21545 Centre Pointe Parkway in Santa Clarita from 11:30 am – 4 pm USO Greater Los Angeles Area and Habitat for Humanity San Fernando/Santa Clarita Valleys are breaking ground on a new Habitat Enriched Neighborhood™ and memorial for veterans in Santa Clarita. To celebrate the groundbreaking, the two organizations are throwing a large-scale festival and fundraiser in celebration of Veteran’s Day, Saturday, November 9th, 2013. Built in collaboration with the … Read More
The Rivera Family is one step closer to homeownership thanks to Farmers District 56. Farmers District 56 has provided funding at the Family Sponsor level to Habitat for Humanity San Fernando/Santa Clarita Valleys (SF/SCV) to make homeownership a possibility for 12 veteran families in Sylmar, CA. One of the veterans approved for the Enriched Neighborhood™ home, built in collaboration with the California Department of Veteran Affairs, is Walter Rivera. He, his wife, Maria, and 3 children are excited to move from their small apartment to a four bedroom/3 bath home in a neighborhood specifically designed for veterans and their families. Before this opportunity, homeownership did not seem like a possibility for Walter who is 100% disabled and cannot work. After … Read More
Painting siding & installing it on remaining homes in our Sylmar 12-home site!
The UCLA Nathanson Family Resilience Center (NFRC) is pleased to announce a partnership with Habitat for Humanity San Fernando/Santa Clarita Valley and their Habitat for Heroes Program. The Habitat for Heroes Community project will provide housing for Veteran families in the Santa Clarity Valley and San Fernando Valley in collaboration with the California Department of Veteran Affairs. Families will have access to services that promote education and self- sufficiency, including programs specifically designed to address the needs of Veterans. The NFRC has been asked to coordinate FOCUS (Families OverComing Under Stress) Family Resilience TrainingTM as a part of the Habitat for Humanity’s mission to provide enrichment services to families before and after move-in. FOCUS Family Resilience TrainingTM is a program … Read More