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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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Saving Our Shelters- HBF Breakfast

Close to forty shelter providers gathered last week at the HBF offices to join the discussion titled “Saving our Shelters:  A Conversation about Shelter Preservation in the Portland Metro Area” sponsored by Bank  of America Charitable Foundation and facilitated by Home Builders Foundation. HBF is continuing to explore what role it might play in helping shelter […]

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Saving Our Shelters

  Saving our Shelters:     A Conversation About Shelter Preservation in the Portland Metro Area Sponsored by Bank of America Charitable Foundation Home Builders Foundation (HBF) is continuing to explore what role it might play in helping shelter and transitional housing providers maintain and repair their facilities. Deferred maintenance, tight budgets, and heavy usage […]

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