Bankers Build Program Brings 50 Sandy Victims Home

NEW JERSEY – As the five year anniversary of Superstorm Sandy nears, a program designed to help rebuild and repair homes that were damaged by the storm is wrapping up.

Banks across the state joined the New Jersey Bankers Association’s Bankers Build program, a five-year, summer-long commitment that worked with Coastal Habitat for Humanity to complete new construction and “Aging in Place” and “A Brush with Kindness” projects.

Sandy Repair

"How do you thank volunteers who have given up time – hundreds of hours - with their own families to help my family return to our home?" Vincent Durago, partner homeowner

Coastal Habitat's Neighborhood Revitalization Initiative teams are committed to repairing, restoring and rebuilding homes in Southern Monmouth County - from Manasquan north to Ocean Township. 

Below are highlights of Coastal Habitat's post-Superstorm Sandy impact from January 2013 to-date: