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  • Share Your Memories With Us, Win a T-Shirt and Hat

    We love to hear stories and see photos about Habitat experiences from our volunteers and our homeowners – what a great way to share what Habitat is all about!

    We want to invite all of our volunteers – and homeowners too – to share photos of their memories on the Habitat build site. We also want to make it fun!! Whoever submits the “best” photo with the most “likes” and “comments” on our Facebook fan page will win a Habitat t-shirt and ball cap.

    It’s very simple! Here’s how it will work:

    • First, if you already are a Facebook member, you must log in to your account and go to our page. If you are not a Facebook member, you will need to create a free account. Once on our page click on the “become a fan” button at the top of the page.

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    • Now the fun begins! Post ...

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  • Join HFHSA in the social networking world!

    We cannot turn on the television, or pick up a newspaper or magazine without reading about “Twittering” or what’s happening on a myriad of “social networking” sites.  What is all this about?

    At Habitat for Humanity of San Antonio our main goal is to eliminate substandard housing in our city by building simple, decent and affordable homes.  We want to put as many lower income families in brand new homes of their own as possible, and help these families lift themselves out of inadequate living conditions.  And we are doing just that – more than 600 families have been served by our program since its founding in 1976.

    Because there are many things that come into play to make this happen – such as fundraising and recruiting volunteers and families – one of our other goals is to continually spread the word about our mission.   We do that in many ...

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  • Become a Habitat for Humanity of San Antonio Fan!

    Habitat for Humanity of San Antonio is venturing out into new territory!  We’ve become one of the growing number of organizations to set up our own fan page on Facebook.

     

    If you are reading this, you more than likely are already one of our supporters or you are looking to become one of our supporters.  Take it one small step further and become our “fan” on Facebook. 

     

    By doing so, you will be helping us spread the word about our organization. And, as an added bonus, you’ll be kept up to date with our progress and our coming events.

     

    It’s a win-win for everyone --   the more people who become our friend, the more people who are exposed to HFHSA and our mission of eliminating poverty housing by building simple, decent and affordable homes with families in need; the more people who learn about our work ...

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  • Join us on a Hab-i-Tour!

    Even though February is barely half-over, spring is already in the air. Why not take advantage of some of the beautiful weather and join Habitat for Humanity of San Antonio on a Hab-i-tour?

    This is a wonderful opportunity to gain some insight into the organization, its building program and the families served by that program – and hear it all straight from those involved: the staff, the volunteers and homeowners.

    It’s a real bargain for the price – FREE! It only lasts an hour so the commitment is minimal and you’ll walk away with the reward of knowing just what an impact HFHSA has made and is still making in San Antonio. You’ll also get a brief look into the lives of the hardworking and dedicated families we serve.

    The tour leaves promptly at 1:00 p.m. from the Habitat offices at 311 Probandt and will return at 2:00 p.m. Upon ...

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