Veteran Services

Transforming the Home of a Local Veteran

2023-12-12T17:53:02-08:00November 30th, 2023|

In the spirit of giving back to those who have dedicated their lives to serving our country, participants in this year’s Veterans Build event, which took place the first week of November, gathered in the Oak Park neighborhood at the home of a 92-year-old Korean War veteran. This project's extensive scope of work aimed to reduce ongoing maintenance needs,

Program Update: VetRepair, April 2023

2023-08-03T16:36:53-07:00April 25th, 2023|

We recently completed some fencing repairs at the home of a veteran through our VetRepair program. Joe served in the Marines from 1987-91. In 2006, he reenlisted in the military and joined the Army National Guard. He was quickly elevated to the Army and sent on deployment in Afghanistan; he was awarded a Purple Heart military

Veterans Build 2022 is Underway

2023-03-01T15:29:40-08:00November 2nd, 2022|

Veterans Build is this week! We’re looking forward to performing repairs on the homes of some very special veterans and their families. Volunteer shifts are already full, but you can still support the work we do to support veterans in our community.Your donations to our veterans programs provide safe, healthy homes for veterans in a

Meet Sylvester and DeBorah, VetRepair Homeowners

2021-11-02T17:17:15-07:00November 1st, 2021|

Our Veterans Build event kicks off next Tuesday, November 2 in support of our affordable homebuilding programs and VetRepair program, which repairs homes owned by veterans — veterans like Sylvester and DeBorah. Veterans of the United States Navy, Sylvester and DeBorah have lived in their home in Valencia Park for over 30 years. DeBorah says the neighborhood’s best

Registration Open for Veterans Build

2021-10-06T14:38:07-07:00October 8th, 2021|

This Veterans Day, raise your hammer — and funds — and join us for Veterans Build to support Habitat’s VetRepair program, which repairs homes owned by veterans, and our affordable homebuilding programs. You can register as an individual or a team; each participant is asked to raise or donate a minimum of $200, which directly

Veterans Build Coming This November

2021-09-01T13:55:11-07:00September 16th, 2021|

San Diego County is home to one of the highest concentrations of veterans in the country, which makes San Diego Habitat geographically well suited to serve the needs of our veteran population. We serve local veterans through our VetRepair program and Veterans Build events in which we partner with individuals, philanthropic organizations and corporations, and

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