Help-A-Housesm is a unique effort that connects volunteers and donations with projects in Goshen that support safe, attractive and affordable housing.
Volunteers repair the homes of low- to moderate-income homeowners and assist LaCasa in maintaining its affordable rental properties. This program makes a significant impact toward improving older city neighborhoods in Goshen.
2010 Help-A-House Sponsors
See the list of Businesses, Individuals and Churches that support this effort.
Be a part of this effort!
We need your donation!
Kuko Rezendiz and Lucia Cardenas from Frontline Ministries worked on a roof replacement on May 10, 2008. They were guided by Jerrol Shaum, the professional volunteer on this job.
LaCasa's goal is to attract $1,000,000 each year in State and Federal grants to support safe, attractive and affordable housing in the Goshen Community. These grants require a local match of 25% to demonstrate community support. Call Bonnie
for more information.
- Financial Support
- In-Kind Support (products, materials, installations)
- Volunteer Labor
Volunteers help all year long!
The Elkhart County Board of Realtors came out strong to replace windows at this house.
2008 Community Work Day was a beautiful day with 312 volunteers working at 17 sites throughout Goshen. They:
- repaired porches and a deck
- installed 59 new windows
- painted two houses and a lot of trim
- replaced 6 roofs
- rebuilt a driveway and moved a garage
- tore out a bathroom
- began painting LaCasa's exterior and getting it ready for siding.
Consider joining LaCasa for a day. Help-A-Housesm 2010 can be any day that works for your group. Call or email Kate for more information on volunteering.