BB 2021

Something to Shout About!

We’re bursting with pride and appreciation! Habitat Seminole-Apopka, your Hometown Habitat, was recently awarded a $15,000 grant from CAHEC, a nonprofit engaged in developing affordable housing for sale to low-income households. They have offered their Open Doors Homeownership Grant since 2004; and only three grants are being awarded in 2022. CAHEC’s focus this year is

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2021-2022 Impact Report

Have we got good news! We invite you to read our hot-off-the-press 2021-2022 Impact Report, which gives a snapshot of what YOU have helped us accomplish this year to build strength, stability and self-reliance through shelter in Seminole County and Apopka. Your generous time, talent and treasure have helped provide

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Out of Reach 2022: The High Cost of Housing

The National Low Income Housing Coalition (NLIHC) has released its 2022 Out of Reach: The High Cost of Housing. This annual report documents “the significant gap between renters’ wages and the cost of rental housing across the United States.” It’s a noteworthy way to compare the rental housing landscape from

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The Power of Perseverance: Darlene’s Story

Homeownership seemed almost impossible for former Nursing Assistant and disabled Senior, Darlene Campbell. When Darlene first saw a flyer about Habitat Seminole-Apopka in 2017 and applied for our program, she unfortunately got denied several times; but Darlene persevered. With Habitat’s assistance, Darlene worked on increasing her credit score and income.

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$3.5M Gift from Mackenzie Scott to Habitat Seminole-Apopka

As part of an unrestricted, $436 million gift to Habitat for Humanity International and 84 U.S. Habitat affiliate organizations from American author and philanthropist Mackenzie Scott, Habitat Seminole-Apopka has been chosen by Makenzie Scott a transformational $3.5 million. The gift will substantially help our affiliate realize our goal of providing

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