2021 Board Spotlight: Home Builders Foundation-HomeAid Portland would like to welcome Sam Chase, former Metro Councilor, to the 2021 HBF Board of Directors! Sam has a life-long interest in home building as well as serving homeless populations. Sam has a wealth of knowledge and will be a huge asset on the HBF Board. Welcome Sam!
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2021 Board Spotlight: Home Builders Foundation-HomeAid Portland would like to welcome Melissa Galland, Director of Marketing at Adair Homes to the HBF Board of Directors in 2021! Melissa is excited to bring her expertise in event planning, marketing and branding to benefit the work of HBF. Welcome Melissa!
HBF and HBA Cares The impacts of the devastating wildfires this month will carry over into the next several years, as people whose homes were destroyed or severely damaged try to rebuild their lives and their homes. Our metro Portland HBA is working, alongside Home Builders Foundation (HBF) and our HBA partners across the State, […]
HBF wins another AEA for best Community Service Project Home Builders Foundation is proud to announce that we have been awarded an Association Excellence Award (AEA) from the National Association of Home Builders for the Best Community Service Project in 2019! Our winning entry was for the Pod Build Challenge to support Kenton Women’s Village. […]
By Chris McDowell In a city where providing housing for our most vulnerable populations is seemingly a never-ending task, one organization diligently works in the background to build transitional housing for houseless Portlanders. Home Builders Foundation (HBF), supports Portland-area nonprofit organizations by leveraging connections in the home building industry for monetary support and in-kind donations […]
In May of 2020, Home Builders Foundation and dozens of local shelter providers found themselves recipients of eighty-three brand new appliances thanks to home building giant Taylor Morrison. The donated appliances, leftover from model homes on four housing development sites around the Portland Metro region, were a result of Taylor Morrison acquiring William Lyon Homes […]
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Portland is the second pilot project for the HomeAid America WORKS Program Giving Training and Job Opportunities for Homeless Individuals May 21, 2019 (Portland, OR) – Home Builders Foundation-HomeAid Portland, a local nonprofit provider of housing and resources for the homeless, announces that they will receive a $25,000 grant each year for […]
A multi-year project for Home Builders Foundation came to a happy end in May with the ribbon-cutting event for the Dorothy Lemelson House and New Meadows Program. Home Builders Foundation, Bridge Meadows and New Avenues for Youth joined forces to create an innovative housing community for youth aging out of the foster care program in […]
Thanks to a grant from the CBRE Cares program and HomeAid America, two murals have been painted at Community of Hope shelter in St. Johns. Courtney McWhorter of CourtneyCo Fine Art Murals provided a great opportunity for CBRE volunteers to ‘paint by number’ to get the murals started and then Courtney followed up with the […]
Home Builders Foundation is proud to announce that we have been awarded an Association Excellence Award (AEA) from the National Association of Home Builders for the Best Community Service Project in 2017! Our winning entry was for ‘The Clubhouse’ expansion at Good Neighbor Center (GNC) with help from our friends at Mountainwood Homes who served as HBF Builder Captain […]