Lincoln County Realtors award $5,000 grant to Habitat for Humanity
The Lincoln County Board of REALTORS is proud to announce that they were again instrumental in securing an OAR Home Foundation Grant in the amount of $5,000 for Habitat for Humanity of Lincoln County. This is the fourth year that the Board of Realtors has awarded a Home Foundation grant to Habitat.
The Home Foundation is committed to assisting Oregonians realize the dream of home ownership. Their mission is to provide financial resources to organizations that directly or indirectly increase home ownership in Oregon.
According to Sally Bovett, Habitat Executive, “The grant is intended to be used to purchase land or building material for Habitat’s next build, hopefully located in Newport/South Beach area. Where we find something suitable will determine where are next home build will be. We are just finishing our rehab in Siletz.” Bovett added that they appreciate the ongoing support of the Lincoln County Board of Realtors and that they simply could not do what they do without it.
Habitat for Humanity of Lincoln Count is a non-profit organization building homes and providing critical home repairs for low income families with volunteer labor, believing that everyone deserves to live in safe, decent and affordable housing.
Grant applications are accepted by the Home Foundation every year from nonprofit organizations dedicated to home ownership. For more information, please contact the Board of Realtors at 541-994-4949.