Latest News

2018

event-helps-residents-farmington-hills

Rebuilding Together event helps residents in Farmington Hills and beyond

Rebuilding Together Southeast Michigan helped improve the quality of life for several families in Farmington Hills April 28.

low-income-homeowners-for-home-repairs

Group searches for low-income homeowners for home repairs

Trying to make home improvements on a fixed income can be a difficult task. That’s why volunteers from Rebuilding Together Oakland County are on the hunt for Southfield residents to receive no-cost improvements.

farmington-hills-grows-with-new-partners

CARES OF FARMINGTON HILLS GROWS WITH NEW PARTNERS

The former Servant Church of St. Alexander in Farmington Hills still looks a bit like a church on the outside.

2017

smiling-down-volunteers-help-widows-home

Smiling down: Volunteers help with widow's home

Maria Potter is pretty sure her late husband Brian is smiling down now on their Sunnydale house in Farmington Hills.

rebuilding-together-takes-27projects-oakland

'Rebuilding Together' takes on 27 projects in Oakland County

Nearly 1,000 volunteers fanned across Oakland County on Saturday to help make home repairs for those less fortunate.

volunteers-help-metro-detroit-grandmother

Volunteers help metro Detroit grandmother renovate her home

The last Saturday in April is National Rebuilding Day and several homes in Oakland County received some much needed renovations thanks to a group of volunteers.

organization-offers-free-home-repairs-veteran

Organization offers free home repairs to veteran

An Army veteran is getting some much needed help this holiday weekend. A group is fixing up her home, all through the "Heroes at Home" program. FOX 2's Ingrid Kelley reports.

volunteers-help-renovate-veterans-home-hazel-park

Volunteers help renovate veteran's home in Hazel Park

Volunteers in metro Detroit decided to do more than thank a veteran Saturday. They got their hands dirty helping a woman struggling to maintain her home.

2016

rebuilding-together-oakland-aids-local-homeowners

Rebuilding Together Oakland County aids local homeowners

With a wheelchair ramp, widened doorways and a handful of other improvements, longtime Southfield resident Dennis Bee proudly describes his house as “whip-around-able.”

rebuilding-together-reaches-oakland-homes-milestone

Rebuilding Together reaches Oakland homes milestone

Rain splattered against the small frame house on Hartner but by the smile on Diane Williams’ face, Wednesday was the sunniest of days for her.

rebuilding-together-oakland-new-executive-director

Rebuilding Together Oakland County names new executive director

Rebuilding Together Oakland County has promoted its director of fund development Halie Black to executive director.

2015

Oakland-program-helps-low-income-home-repairs

Oakland program helps low income with home repairs

Saturday to help homeowners do repairs they're unable to make themselves or can't afford.

Oakland-program-helps-low-income-home-repairs

Rebuilding Together breathes new life into homes

Christina Tudor lives by the scribbled words posted on her refrigerator. “‘Every day is a good day,’” she said, repeating the mantra in her kitchen in the 28000 block of Grayfield on April 25.

Oakland-program-helps-low-income-home-repairs

Rebuilding Together crews pitch in for annual workday

Michele Austin knows all about service to others — she lives it every day. Six kids ages 2-17 — a biological son, two adopted youngsters including one with special needs, and three foster children — call her "Mom"

2014

rebuilding-together-repairs-oakland-homes

Rebuilding together repairs Oakland Homes

kirt-rushlow

Kirt Rushlow

Kirt Rushlow has been an extraordinary asset for Rebuilding Together affiliates all over the country. He first heard about Rebuilding Together while involved in the Boy Scouts of America when he was a young man

2013

church-members-help-rebuild-houses-together

Church Members Help to Rebuild Houses Together

Members of White Lake Presbyterian Church are rolling up their sleeves again this year to help their less fortunate neighbors get their homes into shape for spring.

rebuilding-home-by-home

Rebuilding home by home

Volunteers to make repairs to Oakland County homes

More than 1,000 volunteers are expected to make improvements Saturday to 45 homes in Southfield and 11 other Oakland County communities.