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The Lost Bus comes to work with Habitat for Humanity of the Mississippi Gulf Coast

Gulfport, Miss. (Jan. 24, 2017) – Habitat for Humanity of the MS Gulf Coast is hosting two volunteers from the Lost Bus the week of January 23, 2017. The L.O.S.T. (Lending Our Services Traveling)  Bus travels all over looking for adventure and service opportunities. Brannon and Blake have been traveling for about three months now. […]



Hang out with Habitat Volunteers Needed!

We are looking for volunteers for our May 21st Hang out with Habitat event! Click here for the full flyer! Examples of some of the duties we need Volunteers for, include, but are not limited to: Staging Area Volunteers • Duties o Assigned to assist Edgers o Ask each participant to check their pockets and […]


Employees build relationships, homes with Habitat for Humanity

This is a reprint of an article originally posted here.  Employees build relationships, homes with Habitat for Humanity Published November 3, 2015 By Jeff Shepard Two employee groups recently rolled up their sleeves to help Habitat for Humanity of the Mississippi Gulf Coast build a pair of houses. In Ocean Springs, seven female employees in […]


Dozens of women support Habitat for Humanity build

The following is a story by Steve Phillips The original can be found here: www.wlox.com JACKSON COUNTY, MS (WLOX) – Habitat for Humanity is celebrating the determination and skills of women, while calling attention to the need for affordable housing. A new home construction site in Jackson County is part of the nationwide Women Build […]


Group of prominent local women pick up hammers and saws for Habitat for Humanity

The following is an article by Warren Kulo The original can be found here: www.gulflive.com OCEAN SPRINGS, Mississippi — Wielding hammers, power saws and nail guns, two groups of prominent local women came together Tuesday to give back to the community. The women were the first two teams to participate in Habitat for Humanity’s “Women’s Build” […]


Habitat for Humanity Women’s Build

The following is an article by Bryan Kennedy for WXXV. The original can be found here: www.wxxv.com This morning a group of Coast businesswomen traded their heels for work boots to begin building one of the Coast’s newest Habitat for Humanity homes. The Habitat for Humanity Women’s Build brought women from Gulfport to Pascagoula into […]


Lowe’s to teach power tool skills to local women in advance of Habitat for Humanity’s Women Build

Lowe’s to teach power tool skills to local women in advance of Habitat for Humanity’s Women Build [Gulfport, Miss] (October 5, 2015) – Habitat for Humanity of the Mississippi Gulf Coast is partnering with Lowe’s Gulfport for the Women Build project by offering a how-to clinic for participants to learn how to safely and properly […]


Women Build 2015

Habitat for Humanity of the Mississippi Gulf Coast’s 2015 Women Build event is our 8th annual event. It will bring together Mississippi Gulf Coast area women as they grab their hammers and volunteer on Habitat for Humanity of the Mississippi Gulf Coast’s job site! Habitat will have teams working at our site in Ocean Springs […]


What A Difference Ten Years Makes

Hurricane Katrina made landfall on August 29, 2005. The eye of the storm passed over Bay St. Louis, MS and the destruction stretched across the entire Gulf of Mexico Coast from Texas to Florida. The Mississippi Gulf Coast’s need for affordable housing increased exponentially with more than 230,000 homes left uninhabitable. Habitat for Humanity International […]