Dec 7

Swap Your Suits for Boots!

NEW SPRING Corporate Challenge! April 18 – June 17, 2017 Bring your team to our Spring Corporate Challenge and give a life-long gift to a hard-working Habitat of Greater Newark family through your volunteer labor and financial support.  Working side-by-side with partner families and trained staff, you can help...
Dec 1

Habitat for Humanity of Greater Newark Expands into Union County

Organization is Now Habitat for Humanity Newark & Greater Elizabeth Since 1986, Habitat for Humanity of Greater Newark has been committed to helping people achieve homeownership in Newark and throughout Essex County, serving a community with 750,000 residents. Now, that territory has nearly doubled, as Habitat for Humanity International...
Nov 2

HFHN’s First Veterans Initiative Home Dedication

Monday, November 2nd, Habitat for Humanity of Greater Newark joined with the GI GO Fund to welcome Army Veteran, Isaac Ezirim to his new home. In attendance from our community was a representative from one of our most supportive Veterans Initiative corporate partners, Tom Hiebert, Senior Director of Veterans...
Sep 9

Kicking off Corporate Challenge 2015!!

Habitat for Humanity of Greater Newark kicks off its Corporate Challenge 2015 today! We are so excited to have so many local and national corporate partners supporting Habitat of Greater Newark’s mission to provide decent, affordable housing for low and moderate-income families in Newark and Essex, Hudson and Union...
Aug 1

Habitat of Greater Newark partners with United Way for Healthy Kids

On Sunday, September 13, 2015, the United Way of Essex and West Hudson will be having their 10K Run for Healthy Kids to fight childhood obesity and support healthy living for the children in Newark. You can join Habitat for Humanity of Greater Newark’s team in the run and/or...
Jul 8

Progress at Harmony Point

Doors and windows installed in all three Harmony Point buildings show some of the great progress going on at our South Ward build site. We are so thankful for all the support and assistance we’ve received from our community of sponsors, volunteers, vendors, and more so we can continue...
May 13

Framing Begins at Harmony Point

Harmony Point: Professionals, volunteers, and Family Partners have begun working side-by-side on framing the three 3-family homes being built now in Newark’s South Ward.
May 1

Spring Faith Challenge – Reserve a Build Day with your team now!

Inspire your faith-based group to sponsor and build with Habitat for Humanity of Greater Newark in May, June, and July! Habitat of Greater Newark’s Faith Challenge this spring encourages all faith-based groups to sponsor a part of our Faith House on Hawthorne Avenue in Newark, at Harmony Point. Faith groups are encouraged to raise...
Jan 1

Harmony Point foundations are laid

Construction has begun on the largest Habitat Newark project to date, Harmony Point: the development of 23 homes located around 100 Hawthorne Avenue in Newark’s South Ward. Phase One of “Harmony Point” – now under construction – includes three, three-family condo units, available in two- and three-bedroom layouts. “This is a historic and proud moment...
Dec 3

Home Dedication in Irvington

Representatives of Habitat Newark and Anheuser Busch joined Assemblywoman Cleopatra Tucker and Pastor Festus Ezeji from Resurrection Power Fellowship Ministry to celebrate the newest Habitat Newark home in Irvington. Keys were handed to Amoatey family during a dedication ceremony on December 3. This new Habitat for Humanity Partner Family proudly devoted more than 400 hours of “sweat...