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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…


Meet The Stewarts!

Posted April 18th, 2018 by Candace Johnson

Meet the Stewarts! Steve and Angel are longtime volunteers at our HabiJax ReStores. They are incredibly passionate about the mission and enjoy giving back to their community! Read their story below. Steve and Angel Stewart moved to Jacksonville last summer. Soon after, they began volunteering at our HabiJax ReStore on 103rd Street to fulfil volunteer…


MEET JIM!

Posted April 17th, 2018 by Candace Johnson

Meet Jim, one of our amazing HabiJax Volunteers! We’re highlighting Jim for Volunteer Appreciation Week for his long-time service with HabiJax. Learn more about Jim’s journey with us below! Jim Meyers has been a construction volunteer with HabiJax for nearly 24 years! He volunteers 1-2 times per week and coordinates a group of churches to…