Category Archives: RECENT NEWS

World Habitat Day 2016
07 Aug
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Support the Right to Adequate Shelter, Mon, Oct 3, 2016

Everyone deserves a decent place to live. On Monday, October 3, 2016, Habitat for Humanity will join the United Nations and our partners around the world in observing World Habitat Day. World Habitat Day is set aside to recognize the basic right ...

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Charity Navigator logo
02 Jun
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4-Star Charity Rating in 2016

Charity Navigator, America’s largest independent charity evaluator, recognized us once again on June 1, 2016, with their highest 4-star rating.

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Bike & Build
04 May
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Support Bike & Build

Please help support our terrific volunteer, recent college grad Laura Fragnito, on her Coastal Drift Bike & Build journey starting in Bar Harbor, Maine, on June 8, 2016, and ending with a build day in New York City on June ...

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Hammer for Heroes logo
03 May
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Hammer for Heroes 2016

Thank you for helping to make the 2016 Hammer for Heroes a big success! About 300 volunteers and participants framed over 30 walls for two new veterans’ homes on an especially hot and humid day.

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2016 Gala logo
09 Sep
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Hearts & Hammers Gala 2016

Almost 300 people mingled, ate delicious food and rocked to music from the band Escapade at our successful gala in February 2016. The band featured Robert Rosenberger as the bass player, who is one of our homeowners-in-process for the Carlton Street ...

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Annual Meeting logo 2016
08 Sep
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Annual Meeting, Jan 2016

Thanks for coming to our Annual Meeting & Volunteer Recognition Reception on Sunday, January 31, at the Morristown United Methodist Church.

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Philippines Global Village team 2016
07 Sep
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Building in the Philippines, Jan 2016

Five volunteers, led by John Q. Martin, a Morris Habitat construction supervisor, embarked on a Global Village trip to Metro Manila, Philippines, from Saturday, January 16, to Saturday, January 30, 2016.

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30th Anniversary 1985-2015
05 Sep
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30 Years of Building

On October 21, 2015, we celebrate our 30th anniversary. With loyal support of our community, businesses, volunteers, and staff, we have not only survived but thrived. In the past 30 years, we have increased our home-building program five-fold and have ...

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Construction supervisors Mark Bippes and Chris McNamee
04 Sep
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Meet Mark Bippes, a hammering hero

MEET MARK BIPPES, a hammering hero Mark Bippes started volunteering with Morris Habitat for Humanity when it was founded in 1985 and remembers swinging his first hammer and striking his first nail at our first project. He was also on ...

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MetroBCA Award 2015
03 Sep
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Best Affordable Mt. Laurel Home of 2015

Once again this year, the Metropolitan Builders & Contractors Association of New Jersey honored Morris Habitat with an Award of Excellence. For a third time, under their Builders category, Morris Habitat was selected for having the “Best Affordable Mt. Laurel ...

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