Contact B/CS Habitat

119 Lake Street Bryan, Texas 77801

Phone: 979.823.7200

979.823.7200|info@habitatbcs.org
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Building hope in Bryan and College Station, one home at a time.

Meet the Almaras-Navarro Family

By |4:17 pm|Categories: Blog, Families|

Building a foundation for the future with Habitat for Humanity Juan Almaras and Maria Navarro both grew up in poor towns in Mexico, towns so poor there weren't any schools. Facing a bleak future, [...]

2017 Community Builders Breakfast a Success!

By |5:12 pm|Categories: Blog, Donors & Partners, Events, News & Stories|

Every year, people gather at the grand ballroom of the College Station Hilton for B/CS Habitat's Community Builders Breakfast. Our guests generously open their hearts and wallets to partner with B/CS Habitat to build decent [...]

BCS Habitat staff begin advocacy campaign in DC and Austin

By |9:57 am|Categories: Advocacy, Blog|Tags: , , , |

Thousands of people in our community live without basic housing essentials most of us take for granted. Things like a comfortable, affordable home able to efficiently contend with the tough Texas elements, a stable living [...]

Meet Victor Gonzalez, our first homeowner

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In 1989, my wife Amelia and I were in a difficult situation. We were living in a dilapidated trailer with no A/C or heat and a gaping hole in our living room floor. Our church [...]

Rodriguez-Chavez Family Home Dedication

By |11:31 am|Categories: Blog, Dedications & Wall Raisings, Events, Family & Community, News & Stories|Tags: , |

We dedicated the Rodriguez-Chavez family home this morning and handed them the keys to their new Habitat home! Luis, Norma and their children Lupita and Brayan have been living with Luis’s parents in a two-bedroom trailer, [...]

Washington Family Home Dedication

By |1:28 pm|Categories: Blog, Dedications & Wall Raisings, News & Stories|Tags: , |

A Very Joyous Washington Family Home Dedication On Saturday, February 11th, B/CS Habitat dedicated the Washington family home. Board members, staff, volunteers and community representatives were there to celebrate with Edward Sr. Washington and his [...]

Meet Kelly and her son Daniel

By |9:48 am|Categories: Blog, Families, sponsorship opportunities|Tags: , , , , |

Building a foundation for the future with Habitat Kelly VanVeghel has experienced the kind of hardship in her life that many people only read about; her father abandoned her mother (of six children) when Kelly [...]

Meet the Garcia-Tovar Family

By |9:03 am|Categories: Blog, Families, sponsorship opportunities, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , |

Building a foundation for the future with Habitat Can you imagine spending 1/4th of your income on utilities? Many families in our community are in this situation. For the past nine years, Guillermo Garcia and [...]

Meet the Tovar-Ruiz Family

By |8:44 am|Categories: Blog, Families, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , |

Building a foundation for the future with Habitat for Humanity Just spending a few minutes with the Tovar-Ruiz family, you can tell that Miguel is a family man. He and his wife Leticia [...]

Meet the Walton Family

By |10:14 am|Categories: Blog, Families|Tags: , , , , , |

We surprised Laverne at work with the news about acceptance into the Habitat program. She works at Texas A&M Veterinary Service. Laverne and Gary Walton live in a small, two-bedroom apartment in Bremond, [...]

Skyrocketing Housing Prices and Construction Costs Make B/CS Habitat’s Mission All The More Pressing

By |9:42 am|Categories: Blog, News & Stories, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , |

In the past five years, Bryan/College Station has consistently been listed as one of the fastest growing cities in the United States. With the influx of new residents, demand for housing has outstripped supply. We [...]

Thank you Clemson Football and Go Tigers!

By |1:12 pm|Categories: Blog, News & Stories|Tags: , , , |

Clemson Tigers continue to dedicate time to the Habitat mission during their busy football season. While attending Clemson University, I remember volunteering with Habitat for Humanity to help build a home for a family in [...]

At BCS Habitat, we are part of a larger story. You can be part of the story too!

By |9:46 am|Categories: Announcements & Events, Blog, News & Stories|

Habitat for Humanity celebrates 40 years of building in 40 seconds.

Meet the Rodriguez-Chavez Family

By |9:23 am|Categories: Blog, Families|

Luis, Norma and their two children Brayan (7) and Perla "Lupita" (4) are excited to begin a new chapter in their lives! Luis Rodriguez was raised by his parents to be a [...]

City of Bryan Community Development works to make Habitat home even more affordable

By |5:02 pm|Categories: Announcements & Events, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , |

We had the pleasure of working with the City of Bryan's Community Development office to make Paz Navarro and Arcelia Gamino's home even more affordable for them. This week, this amazing couple officially became homeowners after [...]

Largest subdivision completed!

By |9:35 am|Categories: Announcements & Events, Blog, Uncategorized|

Angels Gate Subdivision is Complete! During the week of October 24th, the Greater Brazos Valley Builders Association and ten local builders partnered with the Juarez and Pedraza families to complete the Angels Gate subdivision located in west [...]

Thank you for a successful Pumpkin Patch and Fall Festival

By |10:50 am|Categories: Uncategorized|

October is behind us and with that is another successful Habitat Pumpkin Patch. We would like to thank all the churches that came together to make this year special with our first ever “Fall Festival”. [...]

Meet the Washington Family

By |10:21 am|Categories: Blog, Family & Community|Tags: , , , |

Meet the Washington Family BUILDING A FOUNDATION FOR THE FUTURE WITH HABITAT Edward Sr. and his son Edward Jr. left New Orleans because of Hurricane Katrina. Our community has been their home ever [...]

  • Bryan/College Station Habitat for Humanity Partner Family: The Pedraza Family

Meet the Pedraza Family

By |3:42 pm|Categories: Blog, Builders Blitz, Families|Tags: , , , |

When Juan and Leslie Pedraza learned they had been accepted into the Habitat program they felt excitement and relief. Living in a small two-bedroom apartment, they want a safe and stable home for their family [...]

  • Bryan/College Station Habitat for Humanity Partner Family: The Juarez Family

Meet the Juarez Family

By |12:20 pm|Categories: Blog, Builders Blitz, Families, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , |

The Juarez Family (l to r): Manuel(23), Mariela (31), Evelia, Angelique (9), and Roberto Growing up in large families, both Evelia and Roberto fully understand substandard housing:  both lived in small adobe homes [...]