Habitat for Humanity of Pinellas and West Pasco Counties has been named a finalist by Pasco Economic Development Council (Pasco EDC) for its 35th Annual Awards. The Award program recognizes Pasco County companies’ outstanding achievements. The Pasco EDC Annual Awards Committee has interviewed all finalists and chosen winners in multiple categories recognizing those who have demonstrated innovation and exhibited community and economic impact in 2022.
In 2022, Habitat had a regional economic impact of nearly 40 million dollars. It helped support over 275 jobs and north of 13 million dollars of wages paid into the local economy. Habitat homeowners paid more than 1.3 million in taxes.
“Pasco EDC is looking forward to hosting our Annual Awards event in its 35th year once again at the Pasco Hernando State College Instructional Performing Arts Center (IPAC),” said Bill Cronin, Pasco EDC President/CEO. “We are excited to honor the companies who have gone above and beyond while demonstrating economic excellence in our local community.”
The event will take place on Thursday, September 7, 2023, at the Pasco Hernando State College Instructional Performing Arts Center (IPAC). This event is regarded as Pasco County’s premier business event, attracting over 400 business and community leaders in Tampa Bay and Pasco County, including State legislators, county commissioners, and city officials.