For more than 20 years, Raymond James has partnered with Habitat for Humanity chapters across the country, and has sponsored 11 full home builds for Habitat for Humanity of Pinellas & West Pasco Counties. Habitat for Humanity empowers individuals and families to build and buy their own homes with the help of people in the community. Homes are sold at no profit and no interest to households who do not qualify for a traditional mortgage. The program prepares homeowner partners with education courses on topics like budgeting and home maintenance.
MaintenX International was founded in Tampa and has been involved in the local community for over 40 years. The company funds charitable projects around the Tampa Bay Area through its MaintenX Gives initiative, and most recently celebrated the dedication of the Caldwell family home in collaboration with Habitat for Humanity of Pinellas & West Pasco.
It’s the 685th home that the local Habitat has built in the community, said Mike Sutton, president and CEO. The Pinellas/West Pasco affiliate built 61 homes in 2020 and is on pace to do 65 homes this year, he said.
St. Petersburg, FL— Habitat for Humanity of Pinellas and West Pasco Counties will be celebrating with Martha Dennis and her family in St. Petersburg on Friday, June 4th, 2021. Martha will purchase her home with a zero-interest loan through the Habitat homeownership program.