Category Archives: HomeAid Portland

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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2016 Impact Report

In 2016, Home Builders Foundation made a significant impact in the lives of those experiencing homelessness in our community, in partnership with HBA members. By fulfilling its mission of building and renovating shelters for the transitionally homeless, families, domestic violence survivors, and young people will find a safe, dignified place to rebuild their lives. For […]

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November is Homelessness Awareness Month

HomeAid America, a building industry charity and one of the nation’s largest builders of housing for the homeless, is spending the entire month of November holding events and undertaking activities to highlight and help to end hunger and homelessness in this country. The annual event is called HomeAid’s Homelessness Awareness Month. “Homelessness remains a huge […]

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Shelter in St. Johns overcomes huge challenges to reopen after renovations

Dogged determination coupled with assistance provided by over 500 volunteers, companies and  community organizations helped Community of Hope in Portland’s St. Johns neighborhood reopen its shelter for homeless women and their children after extensive renovations led by the Home Builders Foundation (HBF). “While this was one of our smaller projects, it turned out to be […]

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August Foundation Hero: Cody Janigian

Home Builders Foundation would like to recognize Cody Janigian, Reserve Study Coordinator at The Management Trust – Northwest as it’s August Foundation Hero! “HBF is thrilled to have partnered with the great staff at The Management Trust in creating a reserve study tool for shelters that is a fantastic tool for shelter maintenance, financial planning […]

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