Category Archives: Sponsor Story

Habitat Hustle 5k Race

For her senior project at Cornerstone Prep Academy, Madison Locke created the Habitat Hustle 5K to benefit NW Metro Atlanta Habitat for Humanity. This race will be held March 9, 2019, at 8 a.m. at the Allatoona Creek Park in Acworth. Madison became involved with our affiliate as a volunteer on a build site. On…
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Hillgrove/Longhorn Fundraiser

Hillgrove High School Habitat Student Chapter was busy last year raising funds to support of the 2019 Cobb High School Coalition Habitat house. They sold tickets for two seatings for breakfast on December 1st at the West Cobb Longhorn Steak House. The students served as host/hostesses, delivered plates, took orders for drinks and generally pitched…
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NWMAHFH dedicates in Mableton its 10th house of 2018

(Marietta Daily Journal, November 5, 2018) Smyrna-based NW Metro Atlanta Habitat for Humanity announced that it dedicated its 10th home of 2018 to the Lexima family in Mableton on Oct. 27. (Picture:  Volunteer house leader Tom Simcox and volunteer crew leader Craig Tucker pose with the Lexima family in front of their new Habitat home…
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Marietta veteran gets new roof

(Marietta Daily Journal, October 9, 2018) A Marietta Army veteran was surprised with a new roof by a local contracting company who wanted to thank him for his service. Neil Kessler had a new roof installed on his home by employees from Marietta- based Findlay Roofing and volunteers from the Northwest Metro Atlanta Habitat for…
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Helping Our Veterans in Need

Neil Kessler is an honorably discharged veteran of the U.S. Army. Neil is on full disability as a result of service-related injuries. Neil reached out to NW Metro Atlanta Habitat because his physical limitations prevent him from maintaining his house, and he needed assistance with extensive roof repairs to keep his wife and young children…
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Sponsor Shout Out: Heidelberg USA, Inc.

Heidelberg USA participated in its first NW Metro Atlanta Habitat sponsorship in 2009 and has built 10 houses in Cobb County. Through the years, about 50 employees and family members have volunteered on site for builds. Heidelberg has been in Cobb County since 1994 and most employees live in Cobb and Paulding counties. “Habitat for…
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Lutheran Coalition, NW Metro Atlanta Habitat celebrate 25-year partnership

(Marietta Daily Journal, August 18, 2018) Staff reports SMYRNA — The Lutheran Coalition, founded in 1993, is celebrating 25 years of partnership with NW Metro Atlanta Habitat for Humanity. The Coalition, comprised of 11 North Atlanta Lutheran churches, brings together volunteers from Lutheran churches to build homes and fundraise in support of these efforts. The Coalition…
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