22nd Annual KWAOR Golf Tournament a Success.
Blues skies prevailed at Potowomut Golf Club on August 25th as the Kent Washington Assoc of Realtors (KWAOR) hosted their 22nd annual golf tournament whose proceeds are shared with South County Habitat for Humanity, the House of Hope and the Elizabeth Buffum Chase Center. This year, 124 golfers took their game to the links in [...] Continue Reading>>
With Mother Nature’s cooperation, we are getting ever closer to handing over the keys to four South County families to their new homes. Our volunteers are working hard to try and finish four homes we presently have under construction. The Home for a Hero, a home being built in Old North Village for disabled veteran [...] Continue Reading>>
South County Habitat Homeowner Featured in Providence Journal
This past Sunday’s Providence Journal front page featured one of our homeowners and several quotes from our executive director, Lou Raymond. Check it out here: http://www.providencejournal.com/breaking-news/content/20140621-middle-class-squeeze-priced-out-of-a-home-in-rhode-island.ece
Follow URI Alum Marah Holland’s Bike & Build Cross Country Adventures
Welcome to my cross-country blog! My name is Marah Holland and I am a born and raised southern Rhode Islander. I graduated from the University of Rhode Island in 2012 with a B.S. in Biological Sciences and a B.S. in Interdisciplinary Health Studies. While in college, I was a member of the URI Women’s Rowing [...] Continue Reading>>
June 2014 eBlueprint Available Online Now.
Just click on the link: http://www.icontact-archive.com/ssWOA5uGPKJ4HVaLYRqp2vLqCutTSmNG?w=2
URI Pound the Pavement Raises over $100,000!
On Saturday, March 29, nearly 300 strong; runners, walkers and mosey-ers (including half a dozen dogs) inaugurated the new URI 5k course with the Pound the Pavement Pound a Nail fundraiser for South County Habitat for Humanity (SCHH). The event raised over $100,000 including a $50,000 match from an anonymous URI alumnus along with huge [...] Continue Reading>>
URI Alternative Spring Break Builds at Old North Village
While most college students head South on Spring break for a little fun in the sun, a group of URI students are staying close to campus and giving back to their community volunteering with South County Habitat for Humanity(SCHH). The URI Alternative Spring Break (ASB) in South Kingstown is headed up by URI seniors Eve [...] Continue Reading>>
The results are in! Inaugural URI 5k Run, Walk and Mosey!
On March 29, 2014 over 200 people came out to support South County Habitat for Humanity at the 4th Annual “Pound the Pavement, Pound a Nail”, this year was the first year the event was a certified 5k! Race results can be found at the link below: 5k Race Results! Thank you to everyone who [...] Continue Reading>>
Women Constructing Hope House in Old North Village, Kingston
Our women have been working hard to get the roof finished. They are out there building in the cold and the snow. We think that they are, well, pretty darn awesome!
Cars for Homes for the Holidays-Donate Your Old Car Now!