Entries by Brit Hotaling

Union Bank supports Habitat programs in Hanford

  Union Bank continues partnership with Habitat for Humanity of Tulare/Kings Counties, Inc., for the production, preservation and protection of affordable housing. VISALIA (Nov 4, 2021) —Union Bank recently awarded Habitat for Humanity of Tulare/Kings Counties a $5,000 grant supporting affordable housing production in the City of Hanford. Since 1994, Habitat for Humanity of Tulare/Kings […]

Bank of America helps Habitat build affordable housing.

  Bank of America continues to support the production, preservation and protection of affordable housing by partnering with Habitat for Humanity of Tulare/Kings Counties, Inc., VISALIA (Nov 9, 2021) — Bank of America recently renewed its long-standing partnership with Habitat for Humanity of Tulare/Kings Counties by awarding a $12,500 grant supporting the nonprofit housing organization’s […]

Bank of the Sierra grants $10,000 to Habitat for Humanity

Bank of the Sierra continues partnership with Habitat for Humanity of Tulare/Kings Counties, Inc., with a $10,000 grant. VISALIA (Oct. 26, 2021) — Bank of the Sierra recently renewed its long-standing partnership with Habitat for Humanity of Tulare/Kings Counties with a $10,000 Sierra Grant to support the nonprofit housing organization’s efforts. Since 2004, Bank of […]

Qualified Charitable Distribution 2021

  Make a qualified charitable distribution. If you are 70.5 years or older and would like to support a charity, consider making a qualified charitable distribution (QCD) up to $100,000 directly from an IRA to a qualified charity. A QCD helps reduce your adjusted gross income (AGI) and taxable income for the 2021 tax year. It […]

Bob Hughes joins the Habitat team as New ED

  The Board of Directors of Habitat for Humanity of Tulare/Kings Counties is pleased to announce the appointment of Robert Hughes as the new Executive Director, following the retirement of Dirk Holkeboer who had headed the local nonprofit organization for the past seven years.  Mr. Hughes brings a wealth of experience in the business and […]

Part-Time Warehouse Assistant Needed

Habitat for Humanity of Tulare/Kings Counties Job Description – Warehouse Assistant Position Objective The ReStore Driver/Warehouse Assistant represents the Habitat brand through courteous interactions with potential donors and customers to support our mission and support ReStore operations. Pickup and unload donations for the ReStore in a timely, efficient and courteous manner. Work with ReStore Manager […]

Saying Farewell to Dirk Holkeboer

  One June 30th, the day of Dirk’s retirement, more than 70 friends, family & co-workers, present and past, met at the Wyndham Hotel to celebrate a 33-year career in support of affordable housing. Check out Dirk’s timeline below. Left an 8-year career as a lawyer in a 200-staff law firm, making good money, to […]

Habitat Executive Director Announces Retirement

  With heartfelt gratitude, Habitat for Humanity of Tulare and Kings Counties announces the retirement of its Executive Director, Dirk Holkeboer, effective June 30, 2021.  Dirk has served as Habitat’s Executive Director for the past 7 years, leading a team that has significantly expanded Habitat’s operations in Tulare and Kings Counties during that time in […]

RE/MAX Visalia team break-ground with Habitat

  The start of every Habitat build project is special, and the morning of April 20th was very special. More than 40 members of the RE/MAX Visalia team joined Habitat staff and board members to break ground on a new project at 320 N.W. 1st street. “RE/MAX Visalia is proud to have served the Tulare […]

House Dedication in Hanford

  Habitat started building their fifth home in the City of Hanford, on Friday July 29th, 2020 and 10 months later, more than 40 community members joined new homeowners Victor Gray, Danielle Solorio and their son Evan as they celebrated the completion of their forever home. Among the guests were Hanford City Mayor Francisco Ramirez, […]