Medical Mutual Sponsors
Total Cost to Rehab a House
Debra Green, Director of Community Outreach for Medical Mutual, presented a check for $50,000 to GCHFH Executive Director John Habat (on right) and Peter Grossetti, Director of Development, on July 30, 2013. Medical Mutual is sponsoring the total cost to rehab a house for Habitat’s 25th Anniversary initiative to adopt two streets in Cleveland. In addition to its generous support, Medical Mutual employees will volunteer to do much of the hands-on construction work involved in the rehab.
Wells Fargo Donation
Brings total to $140,000
Tom Discenza, Regional Business Center Manager for Wells Fargo stopped by the GCHFH offices on Friday, May 24, 2013 and presented Executive Director, John Habat with a check for $45,000. Since 2009, Wells Fargo has donated a total of $140,000 to GCHFH. Additionally, Wells Fargo employees have committed three days of volunteering this year where they will be rolling up their sleeves and helping to rehab homes for GCHFH partner families. On June 28, 2013, Wells Fargo donated an additional $15,000 to help rehab a fourth house. This most recent donation brings Wells Fargo’s 2013 total to $60,000; and $155,000 since 2009.
Cleveland Habitat for Humanity adopts 2 streets for rehabilitation in Slavic Village, Kinsman area
Habitat for Humanity shifts to rehab and thinks in blocks:
Cleveland Plain Dealer
Mission Statement:†Greater Cleveland Habitat for Humanity, a
Christian-based organization, develops opportunities for all of God's people to
act out their faith. By working in partnerships to eliminate substandard
housing, we enable families and volunteers to improve lives. We create hope by
building homes, strengthening neighborhoods and reweaving communities.