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Habitat Announces Ground Breaking for Hang out with Habitat House 2017

Mayor Billy Hewes and CEO of IP Casino Resort Spa, Duncan McKenzie will break ground at our newest build site, 2110 Curcor Drive in Gulfport On Wednesday, August 30, 2017 at 8:30 a.m. This site is where the 2017 Hang out with Habitat home will be built. Billy and Duncan know it takes more than […]

Habitat Asks Supporters to Write Their Representatives About AmeriCorps Funding

Since 2006 Habitat Mississippi Gulf Coast has hosted 358 AmeriCorps National and VISTA members that have served over 253,000 hours. These members were key to Habitat’s role in the recovery of Hurricane Katrina, and it is hard to imagine how we would have built, rehabbed or repaired the over 1,000 homes that we have in […]

Recovery and a ReStore

The original article was published in the July Habitat ReStore newsletter: When Hurricane Katrina hit in 2005, Habitat for Humanity of the Mississippi Gulf Coast had an incredible ┬áneed to meet in their community. They got to work building both homes and capacity in order to serve more families. After almost ten years of hurricane […]