Our nationwide economic crisis is creating financial difficulties for entire communities. They not only face foreclosures, abandonment and home-maintenance issues, but also the variety of problems that surface as a result. In short, families and communities are suffering.
The mission of the Neighborhood Revitalization Initiative is to serve more families by responding to community aspirations with an expanded array of products, services and partnerships, empowering residents to revive their neighborhoods and enhance their quality of life.
A variety of housing services are available to help transform communities in need, such as:
Transforming and Strengthening Communities through Collaboration
Habitat for Humanity is just one part of a community-wide solution. Collaboration with other local groups is an essential ingredient of the Neighborhood Revitalization Initiative. This includes:
Together, Habitat for Humanity, neighborhood residents and local partners can change the face of neighborhoods and the lives of the families who live there—forever.
Qualifications for NRI Program Applicants
Homeowners must own and permanently reside in the home to be eligible for the Neighborhood Revitalization Initiative program. In addition, they must be within the maximum income levels for their household size listed below:
|# of People||Income Level||# of People||Income Level|
|1 person||$29,050||5 people||$44,800|
|2 people||$33,300||6 people||$48,100|
|3 people||$37,350||7 people||$51,400|
|4 people||$41,450||8 people||$54,750|
Some homes may require repairs and renovation work that is too extensive for Lakeland Habitat for Humanity to complete. In those cases, Lakeland Habitat has the right to refuse work that is beyond the scope of this program.
For more information on the NRI program or how to apply, please Contact Us or call us at (863) 682-3812.
Our NRI Partners
Elder Point Ministries
New Life Outreach Ministries
Newspaper with a Heart
North Lake Wire Association
Parker Street Ministries
Paul E. Diggs Neighborhood Association
Salvation Army/Lakeland Habitat
Talbot House Ministries
Tampa Hillsborough Action Plan (THAP)
The Seed Sowers Evangelistic Assoc.