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20th Annual Building Hope Gala & Auction raises over a quarter million for Home Builders Foundation

Home Builders Foundation raised $267,000 at its recent 20th Annual Building Hope Gala & Auction, held on April 8th at The Nines Hotel in downtown Portland. Guests were enticed with opportunities to win Beer and Cider Walls and to bid on amazing auction packages in both the silent and live auctions – including a surprise […]

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Home Builders Foundation breaks ground on shelter expansion in Tigard to benefit children

In partnership with Good Neighbor Center, Home Builders Foundation broke ground on a project to expand their Children’s Program. Good Neighbor Center has been providing emergency shelter and empowering services to homeless families since 2000. The expansion will add much needed space for the After School program that provides homework help, tutoring and fun activities […]

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HBF Scholarship Applications due March 1st

Going back to school? Interested in an HBF college scholarship in 2017? Mark your calendars for the following dates: Complete your FAFSA beginning January 1.  Applications for HBF scholarships are due March 1 and are available through the Office of Student Access and Completion (www.OregonStudentAid.gov) along with hundreds of other scholarship opportunities. HBF awards close […]

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Foundation Hero: Darci Fredricks

“Darci and California Closets not only sponsor HBF fundraising event, but have also donated over $15,000 in labor and materials to HBF shelter projects. We are thrilled with their support” – Brenda Ketah, HBF Project Manager Name: Darci Fredricks Company & Title: California Closets, Chief Culture Officer (Owner) Tell us about yourself: I started with […]

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