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January 3, 2019

Bringing Construction into the Classroom

It’s back to school time and San Antonio students are putting on tool belts and picking up hammers! San Antonio is now one of the fastest-growing cities in America! It is a great time for young people to enter the construction industry and Habitat for Humanity of San Antonio wants to ensure that students are prepared to fulfill this industry need when they graduate. For 255 San Antonio student volunteers,

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December 20, 2018

How the City’s New Policies Help Habitat

This article originally appeared on the Rivard Report, a nonprofit, nonpartisan local news source all about San Antonio. Though some policy issues were overlooked when City Council last week approved changes to and expansion of two downtown development incentive programs, Habitat for Humanity of San Antonio and other nonprofits support the new policy – however imperfect it may be. Based on interactions with nonprofit community housing development organizations, Habitat generally felt City staff did

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October 11, 2018

Home Center Hero – Frontline Support Solutions

Due to Frontline Support Solutions’ comprehensive waste diversion and recycling program, the Habitat Home Center has received approximately 30,000 pounds of new and gently used commercial grade bathroom fixtures. This month we have received a variety of items including soap dispensers along with toilet paper and paper towel dispensers from Frontline’s Audie L. Murphy Hospital and Kerrville Veterans Medical Center renovation projects. “With over 250 million tons of waste created

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