Habitat for Humanity of Greater Orlando Blog

Welcoming Two New Board Members

Habitat for Humanity of Greater Orlando is pleased to announce the appointment of two new board members, Bud Kirk with Rumberger, Kirk and Caldwell, and Paul Lartonoix with the University of Central Florida. “Our Board of Directors is comprised of a dedicated team of community...
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Welcome Home, Sherall!

Sherall Leo, who likes to go by Leo, has faced unreasonable rent increases more than 20 times, forcing her and her two children to move constantly. “We moved so much that my kids were never able to stay at one school for longer than two years,” said Leo. “It wasn’t a childhood I...
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2018 National Women Build

  From May 11-12, Arbor Bend was filled with teams of volunteers for Habitat for Humanity of Greater Orlando’s 2018 Women Build event. Over the course of two days, nine teams of more than 100 volunteers worked building four houses in our third planned community. The first...
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Welcome Home, Daysha!

Daysha is a single mom to her amazing daughter, Destinee. “As the oldest kid in my family, I saw my mom deal with single parenting,” said Daysha. “The moment I had my daughter, I wanted her to have more than I had.” The two were living in substandard housing conditions in an...
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