Category Archives: Weatherization/Home Repair

Boots for Building 2014: “Get Your Boots On and GIVE BACK!”

by Henry Randolph “Remember:  we leave no one behind.”  Iraq veteran and former U.S. Representative Patrick Murphy helped kick off the first-ever Boots For Building with those words, encouraging more than 150 military veterans from around the region not to … Continue reading

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Home Repair and Weatherization: Critical to a Growing Philadelphia

By Rocky Font-Soloway Our Weatherization and Home Repair Program (WHRP) reached its latest milestone in January, completing its second round of projects in North Philadelphia!  And what exactly is the WHRP, you might ask?  It’s all in the name!  This … Continue reading

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Loonstyn Roofing Pitches in at NPCB

by Kristin C. Habitat Philadelphia has been working with Fairmount-based Loonstyn Roofing for years, hiring them as subcontractors for our roofing work.  They’ve recently taken the steps necessary to become a GAF Factory-Certified Contractor in order to participate in the … Continue reading

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The Lay of the NPCBP Land

by Troy H. The North Philadelphia Complete Blocks Project is a continuation of Habitat for Humanity Philadelphia’s long-term efforts to work with local residents and the city to bring a stronger future to this specific small community within North Central … Continue reading

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