fbpx Skip to main content

find us today


“Home is where my story will begin.”

Da’jua, a Life Insurance Agent/Customer Service Representative for New York Life, is working towards her safe and affordable home through Habitat. “I am introverted, but that’s because my work ethic usually speaks for me. I love being involved in anything that is of good service and I am very active in school activities such as student government, women on the way, and our student services program. My friends usually refer to me as the “mother” of the group because of my dependability and willingness to always help no matter what.”

She currently lives with her mom, who she describes as her biggest supporter. “She will give me her last if I needed, and she is always giving the most insightful advice.”

Da’jua’s current living conditions are “hazardous” as she says. She currently lives in a small apartment, where maintenance does nothing for the safety and upkeep of the space. “My need really comes from the essentials of having a stable foundation for not only myself but a future family I plan to have. The need of having a home without any hazards and maintaining it myself, as well as being able to afford it.”

Da’jua believes her life has completely changed now that she is accepted into the Habitat program. “I had nearly settled in the mentality that I’d have to continue renting and dealing with fluctuating rent amounts and instability from moving once again if it became too much. It was a very surreal moment because I did doubt myself from the initial time I applied but I just went for it and it got me here, I am so thankful.”

“My life is going to be so much more light, I have been carrying so many burdens from apartment to apartment growing up in the forever changing environments but a house will provide a clear mind and a safe space.”

The Quarterman Family Home was dedicated on December 20th, 2021 and was sponsored by Pinellas Community Partnerships.

Leave a Reply

community builders hour

Please join us for a half-hour of networking, followed by a one-hour program to learn more about how Habitat for Humanity of Pinellas and West Pasco Counties is addressing the problem of affordable housing in Pinellas and Pasco Counties. Hear from a Habitat homeowner about the impact that a safe and affordable home makes, and learn how you can help make homeownership a possibility for those in need in your community.

Learn More

roaring 20's prohibition party

Habitat for Humanity of Pinellas and West Pasco Counties invites you to a roaring good time of 1920s inspired music, hors d’oeuvres, and cocktails while supporting the Habitat mission at our Prohibition Party presented by Crown Automotive. After the program, help keep the party going at our Speakeasy After-Party sponsored by the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino – Tampa onsite at the Vinoy in Fred’s Cellar.

Learn More

golfing fore habitat

Habitat for Humanity of Pinellas and West Pasco Counties hosted its 11th Annual Golfing Fore Habitat Partner Tournament on Monday, November 1st, 2021 at Copperhead Course at Innisbrook, A Salamander Golf & Spa Resort. More than $125,000 was raised from the event and all proceeds benefit Habitat Pinellas & West Pasco and affordable housing opportunities for individuals and families in our community.

Learn More
Branded by Stevie & Fern
Skip to content