The mission of The Home Depot Foundation is simple...to improve homes and improve lives. Through partnerships with local nonprofits, city leaders and the volunteer efforts of Team Depot, The Home Depot Foundation is committed to providing safe housing solutions to our nation’s veterans, particularly homeless veterans. Since 2011, The Home Depot Foundation has invested more than $90 million in communities, resulting in the preservation or development of more than 17,000 units of housing for veterans.
To help local government better support military veterans and their families, NLC is working with the Home Depot Foundation to target the housing rehabilitation needs of disabled veterans. Learn more about the initiative.
Heather Pritchard, Manager, National Partnerships and Atlanta Hometown Giving, The Home Depot Foundation, an NLC Capstone Corporate Partner, and Jacob Wood, President and Co-Founder, Team Rubicon, talk about the partnership between the two organizations.
Heather Pritchard of The Home Depot Foundation speaks at the Congress of Cities 2012 on their Veterans Housing Commitment.
Through Team Depot, the company's associate-led volunteer program, thousands of Home Depot associates volunteer their time and talents to positively transform neighborhoods and perform basic repairs and modifications to homes and to the facilities serving veterans with critical housing needs.
Since its formation in 2002, The Home Depot Foundation has granted more than $300 million to nonprofit organizations improving homes and lives in local communities.