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HabiJax earns coveted 4-star rating from Charity Navigator!

Posted June 7th, 2018 by Candace Johnson

HABITAT FOR HUMANITY OF JACKSONVILLE EARNS COVETED 4-STAR RATING FROM CHARITY NAVIGATOR (Jacksonville, FL – June, 7 2018) – Habitat for Humanity of Jacksonville’s (HabiJax) strong financial health and commitment to accountability and transparency have earned it a 4-star rating from Charity Navigator, America’s largest independent charity evaluator. This is the fourth consecutive time that…


Meet Chandra!

Posted April 30th, 2018 by Candace Johnson

For the first time in her life, Chandra is becoming a homeowner. She first learned of HabiJax’s homeownership program through a friend and decided that it was time she too realized her dream of homeownership. She began her journey in December of 2017 and has been diligently working on completing her 300 sweat equity hours…


Trailer Bridge

Posted April 20th, 2018 by Candace Johnson

Trailer Bridge, a freight service company headquartered in Jacksonville, kicked off a community give-back program in 2015. As part of the program, the group began volunteering with HabiJax in December 2015. They loved the experience so much, they’ve made volunteering with HabiJax an annual volunteer event! Melissa, a Logistics Accounting Team Lead at Trailer Bridge,…


Meet Annette!

Posted April 20th, 2018 by Candace Johnson

Meet Annette Adams! Annette Adams is one of our current HabiJax homebuyers. Her daughter went through our homeownership program a few years ago, so learning that she had to put in 300 hours of Sweat Equity wasn’t a surprise. What is Sweat Equity? It’s the investment of time and the value that a homebuyer puts…


ATLANTIC COAST HIGH SCHOOL COMMUNITY SERVICE CREW

Posted April 19th, 2018 by Candace Johnson

Meet the Atlantic Coast High School Community Service Crew!! Students from the Atlantic Coast High School Community Service Crew have volunteered with HabiJax for seven years, since the inception of the Crew in 2011. Dr. J. Thomas Son, an English teacher at ACHS, has served as the Crew’s sponsor from the beginning, and volunteers alongside…