When does helping hurt? In the world of poverty, it takes so much more than donations and handouts to solve the problem, because it is much more than simply a lack of financial or material resources. Join us on Tuesday, October 28 for a Plenary Session exploring this topic with Steve Corbett, co-author of “When Helping Hurts: How to Alleviate Poverty without Hurting the Poor…and Yourself.”
Top Award for Affordable Housing and Community Development Industry
Lansing, Mich.– Sandra Pearson, president and chief executive officer for Habitat for Humanity of Michigan, was honored with the Terrence R. Duvernay Award yesterday during the Building Michigan Communities Conference luncheon awards ceremony. This award recognizes lifetime achievements as a leader in the affordable housing industry.
HABITAT FOR HUMANITY OF HURON VALLEY TO USE $70,000 LOWE’S GRANT TO REVITALIZE WEST WILLOW NEIGHBORHOOD
Lowe’s Heroes and community volunteers to complete several community improvement projects.
Pledges up to $100,000 to Match Donations to Habitat for Humanity
Jackson, Mich. Wednesday, May 04, 2016
Consumers Energy is contributing up to $100,000 to match Michigan residents’ contributions to this year’s Home Run for Habitat fundraising campaign, building on a relationship to provide energy-efficient housing across the state. Consumers Energy has made over $950,000 in contributions to Habitat for Humanity of Michigan since 2001.