100th Home Celebration

100th Home Celebration

Dec 20, 2018 | Donate, Homeownership, Volunteer

Habitat Monroe broke ground on the site of its 100th home, on Tuesday, May 15, at 661 Western Ave. in Monroe County. Habitat held a short ceremony to celebrate the milestone event, where President and C.E.O, M.David Graves, addressed Habitat staff, board members, and other Habitat partners. He thanked everyone who has helped Habitat get to this point as he made the first dig on the site. Director of Development, Kristin Johnson, then recited a short prayer calling for the blessing of this project.

Habitat Monroe has completed work on the 100th Home. You can still support this project and be part of the 100th home.  Your gift will be recognized on social media, our website and at the Home Dedicaton/Celebration event!

100th Home Celebration

Please save the date for our 100th home dedication!

Please join us Monday December 17th for the 100th Habitat home dedication ceremony starting at Waterloo Elementary at 1933 S Custer Rd, Monroe, MI 48161.Here are some tips for entering Waterloo. Please utilize parking in Waterloo parking lot on Western Avenue. Please use Entrance B closest to parking lot to enter Waterloo Elementary and proceed to the gym. There will be Habi-staff and Habi-signs to guide your way. Open house at the 100th home at 661 Western Monroe MI 48161 to follow. Questions can be directed to jhockenberger@habitatmonroemi.org or call 734-243-2048.

May 15th, 2018 Habitat Monroe broke ground on the 100th home for Monroe County. The work and mission of Habitat has built strength, stability and self-reliance for over 145 adults and 225 children. Habitat Monroe broke ground on thier first home on April 28, 1996. Thank you to everyone who has brought us to this day!
Habitat Monroe Groundbreaking Blooper Reel! We are so excited about our 100th home! Habitat Monroe wanted to share some funny behind the scenes takes with you. Illustrating the human in Habitat for HUMANity.
100th Home Celebration

100 Home Donors

Alan Haynes

Alex Strati

Alice Beckham

Angela Anderson

Ann Hammack

Annette Perna-Taormina

Arlene Walsh

Aspen Ridge LLC

Audrey Mistor – MBT

Barbara Dilley

Barbara Hosler

Becca Cochran (Blu Water )

Benjamin Mapes

Bev Hammerstrom

Bill Southerland

Brenda Braden

Brian and barbara deland

Bonnie Bellestri

Carla Gerhardt

Carol Carlton

Carol Slaman

Catherine Miller

Cheri Willis

Chris Muzzy

Connie Sexton

Crystal Heft

Dana Reicker

Dave Graves

Deb Stoyek

Deb Thornton

Deb Wykes

Diane Chaffin

Donna Overmyer

Doug Chaffin

Doris Labeau

Electrik Image

Frank Lucarelli

Gail Yinger

Hassett Title

Iott Insurance

Joanne Zwak

Jake Timeless Ink

James & Donna Armstrong

James and Sherry Mapes

Jennifer Hockenberger

Joanie Mahalak

Joe Bellino

John and Sully Hock

Josephine Biundo

Julie Dazel

Jurdy Anita Edwards

Karen Lemerand

Kathy Petrangelo (Bee Creative)

Kathy Vandum

katie burroughs

Kevin Warren

Kimberly Shaw

Kojo Quartey

Kristin Johnson

La-Z-Boy Foundation

Lisa Haver Wain

Lonnie Peppler Moyer

Mary Louise Allen

Melissa Van Liew

MeekLives Foundation


Paul Padot


Ralph Mahalak

Renee Darrow

Robert and Elizabeth Leski

Robert Colegrove

Robert and Linda Neely

Ronald and Elizabeth Bedra

Sandy Pearson

Shelly Hehl

Sr. Mary Agnes

Susan Coseo

Susan Keshen

Tammi Van Aken

TC Clements

Traci Calkins

WIN Fermie Chapter /Dioana

Mark Wrase

Mark Thrivent

Ameriprise Financial

MeekLives Foundation

KeyBank National Association

KW Real Estate Services

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