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Giving Challenge 2022

Wow, just wow! Brainchild of the Community Foundation of Sarasota County, with individual donations between $25 and $100 matched by The Patterson Foundation, the ... continue reading

Habitat for Heroes

The sun was smiling down on everyone attending the latest home dedication from Habitat-for-Heroes. This is our partnership with Our Next Mission, a local ... continue reading

Best Wishes Diana

April 7th saw former board members, long time volunteers and community dignitaries joining together to wish Diana Shoemaker, CEO/President of Manatee Habitat, success on ... continue reading

Manatee Habitat Welcomes New Board Member

Manatee County Habitat for Humanity transforms lives and communities by building and preserving affordable homes with families and by uniting all people around the ... continue reading

Newest Homeowner Program Participant

Becoming a widow at 30 is right up there on life’s list of most difficult things. Add 4, yes, four children under the age of ... continue reading

Grant Funding from Publix Supermarket Charities

We are honored to announce Manatee Habitat is the recipient of grant funding from the PUBLIX SUPERMARKET CHARITIES, which will be directed to the ... continue reading

Giving Challenge What YOUR 2020 Donations Accomplished

It is with great appreciation of your 2020 Giving Challenge Donations that we announce our participation in The Sarasota Community Foundation’s 2022 Giving Challenge! ... continue reading

Home Tour with Manatee Community Foundation

We love sharing how we build our homes and the changes that happen in a family when they become Manatee Habitat homeowners. So we ... continue reading

Celebrating Strategic Leadership

Leadership in a nonprofit is hard enough, but adding a pandemic was more than we could have ever imagined. Luckily Manatee Habitat had Diana ... continue reading

Diego’s Dream

Diego is an amazing fifth grader who is anxiously waiting for his dream to come true!  Is Diego dreaming of a PlayStation, a new ... continue reading