Construction Update: November 2019

Donora DriveDonora Drive Donora Drive Thank you Window Nation! In September, our Donora Drive family moved into their new home completed in the Groveton area of Alexandria! They have settled into their new school, and have adjusted quickly to living in Alexandria. We are excited to see them make their home their own, and see...

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Corporate Spotlight: Freddie Mac

Habitat NOVA’s relationship with Freddie Mac began 20 years ago. During that time the funding provided by Freddie Mac in support of our mission has generated $4 million in social benefits through Habitat homeowners’ increased education and employment outcomes, reduced reliance on social services, and improved health.  In addition to funding, this incredible partner has...

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Solar Panel Installation at one of our Habitat homes

On August 19th, a team of volunteers joined nonprofit solar installer GRID Alternatives Mid Atlantic to install solar panels on another one of Habitat NOVA’s energy-efficient homes. The single family home in the Groveton Heights neighborhood of Fairfax County features 8 solar panels which will produce 2.16 KW of power. The power produced by these...

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Volunteer Spotlight: Skip

Although Skip Fernandes is no stranger to Habitat for Humanity, he is one of Habitat NOVA’s newer volunteers, but his impact here has already been large. Skip is a recurring volunteer at Habitat NOVA’s Herndon ReStore. It was there that he created an exclusive furniture line called REINCARNATION.  Skip started volunteering with Habitat for Humanity...

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