Latest News from Fort Bend Habitat for Humanity

Dedication of 79th Home!

On Sunday August 30, 2015, FBHFH and St Laurence Catholic Church in Sugar Land, the lead sponsor, dedicated the 79th FBHFH new home construction, located at 418 Collins Rd. in Richmond, TX. This home was the 10th home FBHFH has partnered with St. Laurence. In a few weeks, FBHFH and Christ United Methodist Church in Sugar Land will begin construction on the 80th new

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The 2015 Construction Committee

Fort Bend Habitat for Humanity will begin its 2015 Spring Build, sponsored by St. Laurence Catholic Church in Sugarland, with the the Construction Committee leading the way! The Construction Committee has long been the cornerstone of FBHFH. Its members take pride in the work of building decent, affordable homes in order to strengthen communities and improve lives. This year, the construction committee will undertake

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Car Donation to Habitat for Humanity Stafford, TX

Fundraiser with the Skeeters

What could be better than supporting your local Fort Bend Habitat for Humanity affiliate? How about supporting FBHFH while enjoying a Skeeters game at Constellation Field! Join Fort Bend Habitat for Humanity and the Sugar Land Skeeters on Friday September 18, 2015 at 7:05pm. FBHFH Executive Director will be throwing out the first pitch. Use promo code FBHH when purchasing tickets to help FBHFH

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Out of Reach

In May 2015 the National Low Income Housing Coalition released its annual Out of Reach report, which calculates the hourly wage a household needs to earn to afford a modest market rate apartment. The 2015 report finds that the hourly wage needed to afford a two bedroom apartment is $19.35/hour, which is more than 2.5 times the current minimum wage. While housing prices in

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Thank you Fort Bend Cares!

FBHFH Executive Director and Director of Community Engagement receiving a $5000 grant to support youth from Fort Bend Cares Executive Director and Board Members. Thank you to Fort Bend Cares for supporting the mission and vision of FBHFH and allowing us to strengthen families through the building of homes, hope, and opportunities for families to help themselves. Photo by Favre/Furman.