Times Union: Nonprofit to build second residence for low-income family in Saratoga Springs
With sincere appreciation, we thank our build sponsors and donors. These organizations and businesses recognize the value of helping to build strong homes, strong families and strong neighborhoods. Thank you! (click the photo to enlarge)
Late April & May In late April and early May, our site contractor, Mike LeBlanc, and our concrete partner, Gallup Concrete, collaborated to excavate the site then pour the foundation. We thank Lou for the generous labor donation by him and his crew! May 9 Our first work day with volunteers was met with excellent […]
Build #24 wrapped up in the late fall and we couldn’t have completed Maria’s house without the dedication of our volunteers. We’d like to recognize the following hard-working, giving people in our community: Janet Brady Over 100 hours volunteered on-site! Bruce Goldsmith Over 100 hours volunteered on-site! Timothy Lavier Over 100 hours volunteered on-site! Rita […]
Saturday the 4th saw our hard-working volunteers whittle down our punch list to just a few remaining items. The sod installed last week looks fantastic and we thank a friendly neighbor for watering the lawn when Mother Nature gave us a dry week. The bathroom sink faucet and drain were connected. The kitchen sink was […]
This past Saturday we had 12 volunteers on the site, those volunteers put in a total of 58 hours! Hard work was done putting down top soil and sod, finishing up electrical and setting the kitchen island. On this home, we have had a total of 451 volunteer instances, with a total of 2564 hours! […]
Seen below is the updated job-site board for this build, in the right bottom corner, generous build sponsors who have assisted us along the way!
Saturday was a great workday at 46 East Beacon St. Window trim was completed. Baseboard trim is 75% complete thanks to Jenn, Jennifer, Lauren, and Kris from Travel2uFitness! An impressive amount of work was done to prepare the yard. We are ready for top soil and sod to wrap up our site work. Back inside, […]
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Saturday September 13th was a return to cooler weather while we worked on finishes at Maria’s house. Rita, Denise, Karen, Bruce, Diane, Janet, Kelsey and Keith worked on door and window trim. The team used our new power miter saw (purchased with a grant from Lake George Rotary) and pneumatic nailers along with a lot […]