Author Archives: Nicole Bailey

Washington Federal continues HBF support

Home Builders Foundation received a $1,500 grant from Washington Federal, thanks to the support of longtime HBA member Russ Israelov. Russ and his team from Washington Federal have been faithful volunteers for the annual Painting a Better Tomorrow event, often putting together teams of 15-20 volunteers to paint at local shelters across Portland. This is […]

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HomeAid Portland partners with CBRE for a “BuildDay” at Community of Hope

CBRE employees in Portland partnered with HomeAid Portland/Home Builders Foundation, for a “BuildDay” for Community of Hope, an organization dedicated to empowering single parent homeless families towards stability. Each year, hundreds of CBRE employees plan and participate in Shelter Program projects, like this one, across the country. The Shelter Program initiative is part of CBRE […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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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