Newberry Habitat Houses go up and Homeowners See the Dream in 3-D By T. Myers Each week when I return to the habitat site for volunteering, I have seen big changes in the two sites. First it was a foundation pour and then the floor decks. Soon there were walls up on the first house […]
La Pine’s Habitat Homes Going for Four Walls and a Roof during the Next Phase By T. Myers Newberry Habitat is building two homes in the Terry Park subdivision. So far, starting with the Women Build in May, they have now done the foundations and, during their first big build day on June 14th began […]
By T. Myers Put on the bright red shirts and get busy! 28 volunteers began the process of building homes for two families in La Pine through the Newberry Habitat for Humanity Homeowner’s program on May 3rd at the Terry Park home sites! It was a clear crisp day for working outside to begin the […]
La Pine’s Midstate General Manager, Dave Schneider is a Habitat volunteer! When it comes to volunteering at Newberry Habitat for Humanity, even the busiest people in town consider making time to lend a hand! Dave Schneider, the new General Manager at Midstate Electric actually was involved with Newberry Habitat builds 15 years ago in La […]
Habitat does Community Outreach with Local Family in La Pine When a local La Pine woman, Patti Delk, heard about the Habitat for Humanity program that offers low cost loans to homeowners who need major or minor repairs that affect the health and well-being of the family, she contacted the Sunriver office to see how […]
Newberry Habitat makes American Dreams Come True! When you grow up in America, there are expectations of how your life will unfold. It used to be simple. If you were a hard worker, you would buy a little house, get married, raise a family and retire where you lived and worked. We all grew up […]
The ReStore is getting a makeover and we need your help! Join us on Monday, August 15 at 9am to lend a helping hand in cleaning up the outside storage area of the ReStore.
Sunriver Resort Hosts Annual “Showcase Event” to benefit Newberry Habitat for Humanity On August 2nd, Sunriver Resort opened its Heritage room for the annual Wine and Cheese tasting event that followed the previous days Golf Tournament to benefit the Newberry Habitat for Humanity affiliate in Sunriver/La Pine. On Saturday following the golf tournament, the Heritage […]
Newberry Habitat Has Great Partner with NeighborImpact By T. Myers Habitat for Humanity has an innovative Homeowner’s program. Once a person declares interest in pursuing an actual application, there is a carefully constructed list of objectives that applicants need to reach. One of them is to take some finance seminars with community partner, NeighborImpact. Led […]
La Pine’s Mayor Mulenex is first in line to support Newberry Habitat for Humanity By T. Myers At the recent groundbreaking ceremonies for the two homes that are being built in La Pine by Newberry Habitat for Humanity, La Pine’s Mayor, Ken Mulenex was front and center to add his support to the event. “I […]
Newberry Habitat Homes as good as their Great Foundations By T. Myers La Pine’s Terry Park is home to the two new families that will soon be living their dreams in their new homes. As we follow along in the process of building the houses from the ground up, the foundation push-outs came first last […]
La Pine’s Newberry Habitat Working On Two Home Builds By T. Myers It is an exciting time for Newberry Habitat for Humanity. They are in the middle of taking on two separate homeowner projects this year and work is underway to begin both of them at the same time. Located in Terry Court in downtown […]
New Newberry Habitat Homeowner In La Pine
The latest Newberry Habitat project in La Pine got a big boost with a new You Tube video presentation where the latest housing recipient, Kelly Butler, is able to tell video viewers what the process of applying and qualifying for a Newberry Habitat Home is all about. More importantly she talked about the changes that she has made in her family because of her good fortune and hard work.