Testimonials

Projects

HomeAid Northern California is dedicated to the fight to end homelessness. It starts at the core to address where women, children and families can go when they find themselves without a home. HomeAid provides an opportunity to find shelter and start rebuilding lives to once again gain self-sufficiency. We are committed to helping make a difference for homeless families and individuals through advocacy, building and renovating shelters, and providing support services.
 

Contra Costa Interfaith Housing Garden Park Apartments

Service Provider:  Contra Costa Interfaith Housing

Location:  Garden Park Apartments, Pleasant Hill

Mission: Ending homelessness one family at a time

Builder Captain: Pacific Coast Landscape

Project Value: $45,000/In-Kind Donation $20,000

Work Performed: New landscaping with children's play area and trellis

 

Oma Village

Service Provider: Homeward Bound

Location: Novato

MissionPermanent supportive housing for formerly homeless working families

Builder PartnersRichmond American Homes, The New Home Company

Project Value$3,000,000/In-Kind $1,400,000

Work PerformedNew housing for 14 formerly homeless working families

Beds Added: 28

Completed: October 2016

Teen Challenge NorWest Cal Nevada Asbury Center Apartment Remodel

Service Provider:  Teen Challenge NorWest Cal Nevada Asbury Center

Location:  San Jose

Mission: Addiction recovery for families

Builder Captain: Lennar Homes

Project Value: $80,000/In-Kind Donation $58,000

Work Performed: Remodel 2 apartments

Beds Preserved: 8

Completed: September 2016

 

Nika’s Place/DreamCatcher - 2016 Completion

Service Provider: Alameda Family Services
Location: Oakland
Mission: Housing for homeless teens and sexually exploited minors
Builder Partner: Balfour Beatty
Project Value: $1,500,000
Work to be Performed: Remodel of existing buildings to house homeless teens
Beds to be Added: 16

West Valley Community Services Transitional Housing

Service Provider: West Valley Community Services
Location: Cupertino
Mission: Transitional housing for homeless individuals
Builder Partners: Braddock & Logan, Standard Pacific Homes
Project Value: $50,000 / In-Kind Donation $50,000
Work to be Performed: Painting, flooring, landscaping transitional housing units
Beds to be Added or Preserved: 8

Completed:  June 2015

 

STAND! For Families Free of Violence

Service Provider: STAND! For Families Free of Violence
Location: Contra Costa County
Mission: Shelter for domestic violence survivors and their children and emergency call center
Builder Captain: DeNova Homes
Project Value: $224,000 cost / In-kind and cash donations $175,000
Work Performed: Landscaping, exterior painting and roofing, remodel call center
Beds Added or Preserved: 40 
Completed: January 2015

Mission Solano Bridge to Life

Service Provider: Mission Solano
Location: Fairfield
Mission: Multi-building Shelter for homeless individuals, veterans, families
Builder Captains: DeNova Homes, Brookfield Homes, Miller Sorg
Project Value: $9,611,278 / In-Kind Donations $4,000,000
Work Performed: Construction of 4 shelter buildings
Beds Added: 200
Completed: October 2012

First Christian Church

Service Provider: First Christian Church
Location: San Jose
Mission: Provide services and housing for the homeless
Builder Captain: William Lyon Homes
Project Value: $90,000 / In-Kind Donations $90,000
Work Performed: Complete shelter remodel
Beds added or preserved: 9
Completed: July 2011

Teen Challenge NorWest Cal Nevada Alum Rock Women and Children’s Center

Service Provider: Teen Challenge NorWest Cal Nevada
Location: San Jose
Mission: Provide successful recovery for women and children with destructive lifestyles
Builder Captains: Standard Pacific Homes and Brookfield Residential
Project Value: $153,000 / In-kind Donations $131,000
Work Performed: Remodel 5 bedrooms and main kitchen
Beds Added or Preserved: 19
Completed: December 2013

Bay Area Crisis Nursery Dahlstrom House

Service Provider: Bay Area Crisis Nursery
Location: Concord
Mission: Short Term residential facility for young children of families in a time of personal crisis
Builder Captain: Brookfield Residential
Project Value: $45,000 / In-Kind Donations $45,000
Work Performed: Remodel of Dahlstrom House for 7-11 year olds
Beds Added or Preserved: 8
Completed: August 2012

Shepherd’s Gate Cottages

Service Provider: Shepherd’s Gate
Location: Livermore
Mission: Shelter and services to women and children
Builder Captains: Shea Homes, Pulte Homes, Big D, William Lyon
Project Value: $2,855,000 / In-Kind Donations $1,238,000
Work Performed: Five 2 bedroom cottages and residence hall for women and children
Beds Added: 40
Completed: 2004

Shelter, Inc. Lyle Morris Center

Service Provider: Shelter, Inc.
Location: Antioch
Mission: Transitional Housing for homeless families
Builder Captains: Centex, Ponderosa Homes
Project Value: $2,700,000 / In-Kind Donations $1,300,000
Work Performed: Construction of 20 apartment units
Beds Added: 40
Completed: 2001

Family Emergency Shelter Coalition Banyan House

Service Provider: FESCO
Location: Hayward
Mission: Housing and services for homeless families
Builder Captain: Standard Pacific Homes
Project Value: $220,000 / In-Kind Donations $190,000
Work Performed: Remodel of shelter
Beds Added or Preserved: 24
Completed: 2005

Family Emergency Shelter Coalition Banyan House Playground

Service Provider: FESCO
Location: Hayward
Mission: Housing and services for homeless families
Builder Captain: Standard Pacific Homes, Sansei Gardens
Project Value: $74,000 / In-Kind Donations $45,000
Work Performed: New playground and backyard landscaping for the children at the shelter
Beds Added or Preserved: 24
Completed: November 2014

Emergency Housing Consortium James Boccardo Center

Service Provider: Emergency Housing Consortium
Location: San Jose
Mission: Training and services for homeless families
Builder Captain: KB Home
Project Value: $96,600 /In-Kind Donations $85,500
Work Performed: Renovation of offices for training and services for homeless families
Completed: 2004

Homeward Bound Next Key Center

Service Provider: Homeward Bound
Location: Novato
Mission: Shelter and employment training for homeless adults
Builder Captain: Centex Homes
Project Value: $2,000,000 / In-Kind Donations $237,000
Work Performed: Construction of 32 affordable studio apartments for homeless adults
Beds Added: 32
Completed: 2009

Village at Walpert

Service Provider: Emerald Glen
Location: Hayward
Mission: Housing for developmentally disabled seniors
Builder Captains: Pulte Homes, William Lyon Homes, Ponderosa Homes
Project Value: $1,400,000 / In-Kind Donations $424,000
Work Completed: Two six bedroom homes completed
Beds Added: 12
Completed: 2008

Community Action Partnership of Sonoma County

Service Provider: Community Action Partnership of Sonoma County
Location: Santa Rosa
Mission: Shelter and services for homeless families
Builder Captains: Cobblestone Homes, Christopherson Homes
Project Value: $2,000,000 / In-Kind Donations $1,265,000
Work Performed: New ten unit apartment complex for homeless families
Beds Added: 67
Completed: 2006

Wounded Veteran Brian Vargas Residence

Location: Antioch
Builder Captain: Meritage Homes
Project Value: $16,289 / In-Kind Donations $16,289
Completed: 2013

Mission Solano Bridge to Life Sports Court

Service Provider: Mission Solano
Location: Fairfield
Mission: Multi-Building shelter for homeless individuals, veterans and families
Builder Captain: System Pavers
Project Value: $80,000 / In-Kind Donation $80,000
Work Performed: New sports court and large patio for the shelter residents
Completed: October 2013

Wounded Veteran Cristian Valle Residence

Location: Livermore
Builder Captain: Ponderosa Homes, Shea Homes
Project Value: $64,300 / In-Kind Donations $52,200
Work Performed: Remodeled home for wounded veteran
Completed: 2010

Wounded Veteran Derek McGinnis Residence

Location: Discovery Bay
Builder Partner: Pacific Coast Landscaping
Project Value: $15,000 / In-Kind Donation $15,000
Work Performed: New retaining wall, fencing and landscaping for wounded veteran Derek McGinnis
Completed: December 2014

Wounded Veteran Meylan Residence

Location: Livermore
Builder Captain: Pulte Homes
Project Value: $12,000 / In-Kind Donations $12,000
Work Performed: Remodeled home for wounded veteran
Completed: 2009