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Pope and Campbell Receive State Farm Grants

Cobb County, GA (May 13, 2019) – Alan C. Pope and Campbell High School Habitat for Humanity Campus Chapters have each been awarded $5,000 after raising matching amounts for this year’s annual Cobb High School Coalition Habitat build. The grants were awarded at the home dedication of United States Veteran Danny Burgess on Old Bankhead…
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Habitat Hustle 5K A Success!

Last Saturday, April 20, at 8 am, 58 runners put on race numbers to run in the Habitat Hustle 5K at Allatoona Creek Park. The entrants and spectators had perfect weather, even if the ground was still a little wet from an earlier storm. Everyone enjoyed the event tremendously. Congratulations to Daniel Willis who was…
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Bercher Homes – Title sponsor for Topgolf Cindo de Mayo fundraiser

Bercher Homes is the title sponsor of our Topgolf Cinco de Mayo fundraiser! We would like to thank board member Dale Bercher for his leadership and commitment to Habitat! Dale is a 30-year veteran in the new home building industry. Dale’s father and grandfather both worked in the construction and real estate industry, leading to his…
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Thank You

We would like to thank John Delves for his many years of service to the North West Metro Atlanta Habitat for Humanity. He was appointed to our Board of Directors in 2014. He was the St. Joseph Catholic Church representative in the Cobb Catholic Coalition, which has been building with our affiliate for 27 years.…
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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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Looking for Volunteers for the Family Selection Committee

COMMITTEE PURPOSE AND SCOPE The purpose of the Family Selection Committee is to assist potential Partner Families through the application process and make recommendations of families for Habitat homes, as well as to approve families for homes.  The committee sets the tone for the relationship with Partner Families and helps to educate the public, Habitat…
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Jessica Gill, Our New President & CEO

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   (January 8, 2019) Smyrna, GA— NW Metro Habitat for Humanity is pleased to announce that its Board of Directors has named Jessica Gill as the new President & CEO. Gill has been the Interim Director for the past 6 months. Gill brings extensive experience in serving the residents of Cobb County and…
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‘There’s no place like home’: Veteran receives home in Douglasville

(11ALIVE.com, November 12, 2018) Marilyn Clark, was honored at a special ceremony and dedication, appropriately on Veteran's Day. Clark, a native of Douglasville, said "There's no place like home and I'm proud to be back." Author: Hope Ford Published: 6:04 PM EST November 11, 2018 Updated: 7:28 AM EST November 12, 2018 A veteran who…
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