Showing posts from March, 2010

A Note From Art F

Art returns to Biloxi, including having served in the inaugural team. He will be once again doing double duty as volunteer/worker and team photographer. (which is why you may not see many pictures of him.... Returning to BiloxiThis year will mark my third time joining a team of men to help build homes in Mississippi for those whose lives were devastated by Hurricane Katrina. It's been five years since the hurricane and people are still without homes. During our stay, we will be working with Habitat for Humanity to assist in whatever construction work is needed.I had previous experience volunteering with Habitat on local, one day projects through my workplace and enjoyed it immensely. The thought of going to another state to help build Habitat homes over a one week period never crossed my mind until Evergreen wanted to send a group of men to Mississippi. My reservations and doubts were assuaged when my friend, Dennis Cho, team leader of that inaugural 2007 trip, shared that …

Local SGV Chapter-Monrovia

Roy and Peter went to work on the local San Gabriel Valley Chapter for another day of volunteering.They're at their final stages of the project, with the dedication being slated for this Saturday March 6, 2010Also, here's a great video (hosted by Harrison Ford)
It explains a bit about how Habitat works, and local projects we have in the area...It really is so much more than just building houses... it's about building lives and families.And if you want to see Roy digging holes...