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Family & Community Volunteers Celebrate New Raritan Valley Habitat for Humanity Home

  A year ago, the dream of home ownership was just that, a dream, for the Boucherbit – Lahmar family. Living in a cramped one-bedroom apartment in Hillsborough, this family of new US citizens had emigrated from Algeria in 2010 without knowing English and without any family in the area. Khaled, the father, found employment as an applications engineer for…

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The Provident Bank Foundation Supports A Safe Place to Live for Youth and Families

  Raritan Valley Habitat for Humanity Ensures Have A Safe Place to Live The Provident Bank Foundation, which supports organizations that are dedicated to improving the lives of residents in the communities served by Provident Bank, recently visited and awarded Raritan Valley Habitat for Humanity with a $5,000 Major Grant in support of its A Safe Place to Live for…

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JK Design Gives Back … Big Time!

      A team from JK Design, a full-service advertising agency with offices in Hillsborough and New York City, spent the day recently working on Raritan Valley Habitat for Humanity’s 50th home in Franklin Township, Somerset County. According to JK Design founders Jerry and Barbara Kaulius, “we created the JK Gives Back Program in hopes that our employees will…

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Peapack-Gladstone Bank Builds with Raritan Valley Habitat for Humanity

  Employees from several local Peapack-Gladstone Bank offices spent a beautiful spring day recently working on Raritan Valley Habitat for Humanity® (RVHFH)’s 50th home on Churchill Avenue in Franklin Township, Somerset County.            Peapack-Gladstone Bank, dedicated to investing in its communities and volunteer service, has joined RVHFH for four Build Days on its two current projects. Mary Troth, of the bank’s…

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Nepal

Warm greetings to our partners and friends! HFH Nepal is grateful for your support of our mission of eliminating poverty housing and homelessness from Nepal. Your tithe and encouragement helps motivate us to serve more families. I would like to reflect the activities of HFH Nepal and its role as a catalyst to improve the housing situation in Nepal. Female…

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Teaming Up to Make an Impact

Teaming up to make an impact in the community, Eileen Lee and Matthew Books (ITLDP Class of 2014) share their experience working with Habitat for Humanity in Lambertville, NJ Habitat for Humanity is an international organization headquartered in Georgia that builds affordable homes for low-income families around the world. The Raritan Valley chapter is among several affiliates within New Jersey…

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