Blog

Foundation Hero: Joe Robertson

“Joe has been an exemplary volunteer in so many ways,” explains Ken Cowdery, HBF Executive Director “He has served as a board member, then as board President, and as a Builder Captain for three projects. He has also been a big supporter of our auction. Joe has many years of experience in the residential building […]

Read More

HBF wins National Association of Home Builders award for Painting A Better Tomorrow Event

Home Builders Foundation (HBF) has won a prestigious National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) Association Excellence Award for its annual Painting a Better Tomorrow program under the “Best Community Service Event Conducted” category. The program brings together paint manufacturers Rodda Paint and Miller Paint, area professional painting contractors, and volunteers from the local residential building […]

Read More

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 […]

Read More

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 […]

Read More

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 […]

Read More