Sep 20

Save the date! 2017 Golden Hammer Awards

  Celebrate another great year at Habitat for Humanity of Greater Newark with us, and toast the contributions of our amazing volunteers and donors! Please join us on Thursday, November 16th from 6 pm to 8 pm. We will share great food and drinks in the historic Priory located in...
Sep 5

Neighborhood Revitalization Program Meeting

Public Meeting Tuesday, September 12th, 2017 6:00pm – 8:00pm LOCATION: BEULAH BIBLE CATHEDRAL 580 SOUTH 12TH STREET, NEWARK NJ 07103 What’s Going On? MEETING AGENDA: WEST AND CENTRAL WARD NEIGHBORHOOD PLAN PUBLIC MEETING 9.12.2017
Aug 30

A $100K Check and a Chance for Newark’s West Ward

  NEWARK, NJ — Shovels dug into the earth, steadily burying the roots of five delicate saplings, as dark clouds loomed above this new Littleton Avenue park, near 14th Street. But the rain didn’t come. In some ways, the scene on the morning of July 27 mimicked where Newark’s West Ward...
Aug 1

Our Journey to The American Dream: The Amoatey Family

I wake up every morning with gratitude because my family and I are so blessed. As an immigrant from Ghana working and going to school to provide for my family, I never lost sight of reaching my dream of owning a home. Despite facing many obstacles and challenges, I...
Jul 13

Habitat for Humanity Newark & Greater Elizabeth Acquires Habitat Hudson Affiliate

For more than 30 years, our Habitat affiliate has been committed to helping residents throughout Essex County achieve the American dream of homeownership.  Last fall, our Habitat affiliate nearly doubled its service area by taking over the role of the former Greater Elizabeth affiliate in Union County. Since then,...
Jul 1

Habitat of Greater Newark Welcomes New Corporate Partners

Panasonic  Panasonic Corporation of North America is one of the latest companies to participate in Habitat of Greater Newark’s Corporate Challenge – a house sponsorship program that is helping to build a nine-home subdivision in Newark for Partner Families. “Our employees are excited to be helping not only the...