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January 26, 2017

Athens Habitat Celebrates a Year of Building Community

Last week, a diverse crowd of Athenians gathered in the newly restored Georgian Hall in Downtown Athens, GA, to celebrate the power of small gifts to do great works. Attendees included Athens Mayor Nancy Denson, Athens Area Habitat Executive Director Spencer Frye, local business leaders, Habitat homeowners and staff, and members of the Committee of Read More

December 17, 2012

Committee of 1,000

If you’ve ever searched for a way to help one in need, then we have the perfect opportunity for you! You can help buy a struggling family a new home through one of our biggest fundraisers of the year: The Committee of 1,000. In 2010, Athens Habitat’s first Committee of 1,000 built a new home Read More

January 31, 2012

2012 Committee of 1,000 Celebration

Thank you to everyone who attended our annual committee of 1,000 celebration on Thursday January 26th. The event was held at the Georgian and there was lots of great food and music. Yelenia Casas, the daughter of Habitat homeowners also gave a touching speech about her family’s Habitat experience. The celebration was held as a Read More

November 15, 2011

Committee of 1,000 Celebration Coming Soon

Athens Habitat can build a new 3-bedroom home for $67,000… a daunting amount for one person to give. But, if 1,000 people came together and gave just $67, they could change a family’s life forever, right here in our community. Your donation DOES make a difference! Don’t forget to donate your $67 today to become Read More