Rebuild Upstate receives National Award for the fourth time in seven years GREENVILLE, S.C. – ReFrame Association, the national association for volunteer-based home repair organizations in the United States, recently honored Rebuild Upstate with its fourth Best Practices Award in the past seven years. The
Did you know according to the U.S. Department of Energy, low-income homeowners average spending 16.3% of their total annual income on utility bills alone? In addition to needing home repair assistance, many of our homeowners also face the financial burden of high utility bills. With
The Impact of Your Donations Your donations make a difference. This year, your donations came at a time when someone needed it most. Let’s take a look at how your donations have moved our mission forward and brought positive change that will help Rebuild Upstate long-term.
A Letter from President/CEO & Founder, Chris Manley: Dear Rebuild Upstate family, In the early days of our organization, Rebuild Upstate took trips to New Orleans to clean-up and rebuild homes following the devastating floods of Hurricane Katrina. These were large trips – up to
Housing is Health: A message from Rebuild Upstate President/CEO & Founder, Chris Manley It can be difficult to be certain of anything these days. The global coronavirus pandemic continues to challenge our everyday assumptions about how the world works. In just six months, COVID-19 challenged
Rebuild Upstate Awarded $30,000 to Preserve Homes for Rural Veterans Veterans and their families in rural communities will have better lives thanks to The Home Depot Foundation and the Housing Assistance Council and their efforts to build and preserve safe housing for U.S. veterans living
Rebuild Upstate receives $10,000 grant from Wells Fargo Rebuild Upstate recently received a $10,000 donation from Wells Fargo to support the repairs of three homes in the Upstate. Rebuild Upstate receives public and private funds to support home repairs across Greenville, Anderson, Pickens, and Oconee
An Update from Rebuild Upstate President/CEO Chris Manley Dear Rebuild Upstate Family: These recent months have been challenging for all of us in a whole host of ways. This time has indeed been a challenge for Rebuild Upstate. Accomplishing our mission requires us to be
8 Ways to Support Rebuild Upstate During COVID-19 1. Donate Money, Supplies, or Time With layoffs and uncertainty surrounding our global economy, it’s okay if you don’t feel comfortable making a monetary donation. Just remember, that if you do want to donate, every penny counts.
Rebuild Upstate completes repairs on its 1,000 home GREENVILLE, S.C. – Just 13 years after the first nail was hammered into the roof of a home near Clemson University, Rebuild Upstate has completed repairs on its 1,000 home. Rebuild Upstate serves low-income homeowners with repairs