Category Archives: RECENT NEWS

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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Capitol Lighting, East Hanover, NJ
03 Sep
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Brighten up your home for good, Oct & Nov 2015

Brighten up your home for good As you make your home brighter this fall, you can brighten the lives of others. Shop at Capitol Lighting, in-store or online, from October 1 through November 15, and they will donate 5% of your ...

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Spruce It Up 2014 Donations
02 Sep
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Get Some Design Advice and Do a Good Deed in October

Get Some Design Advice and Do a Good Deed in October The “Spruce It Up!” program offers you the chance to pick up ideas on how to transform a tired interior space, to learn how to avoid costly mistakes, and ...

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World Habitat Day 2015
02 Sep
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Support the Right to Adequate Shelter, Mon, Oct 5, 2015

On October 5, 2015, Habitat for Humanity will join the United Nations General Assembly in observing the 30th anniversary of World Habitat Day. World Habitat Day is set aside to recognize the basic right of all humanity to adequate shelter, ...

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AmeriCorps NCCC Volunteers 2015
31 Aug
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Welcome the AmeriCorps NCCC Team of Volunteers

Seven volunteers aged 19 – 22 from all across the U.S. worked full-time at two of our construction sites (29 Hillside Terrace and 29 Hazel Street) from Wednesday, September 2, to Friday, October 16, 2015. AmeriCorps NCCC (National Civilian Community ...

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Armenia volunteers
15 Jun
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Building in Armenia, Jun 2015

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Hammer for Heroes logo
07 Jun
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Hammer for Heroes 2015

In 2015, Hammer for Heroes attracted nearly 400 participants and volunteers and raised over $25,000 for Morris Habitat. Together, we built 30 walls for homes of two veterans and future Morris Habitat homeowners, Nathalie Figueroa and Edward Sartorius.

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