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Habitat for Humanity of Greater Palm Beach County, Delray Beach Community Redevelopment Agency, and the City of Delray Beach Presented “ROCK THE BLOCK”!

The funds raised from Rock the Block go directly back into the nonprofit’s Neighborhood Revitalization program, which addresses the need to preserve affordable housing and healthier living conditions through its critical repair and aging-in-place programs. The goal is to help homeowners stay in their existing homes, protect their financial investments, and improve their quality of life.
“We are so grateful to all of the volunteers and supporters of this year’s Rock the Block,” said Jennifer Thomason, CEO and President of Habitat for Humanity of Greater Palm Beach County. “Rock the Block gives Habitat the perfect opportunity to partner with the City of Delray Beach and the CRA to make a lasting impact in our community. The collaboration successfully supports our mission to bring people together to build homes, communities, and hope.”

Sponsors of the 2023 Rock the Block event included: Materials Sponsor – The Home Depot; Home Builder – Vertical Bridge, Wells Fargo; Community Builder – P&H Interiors; Hospitality and Lunch Sponsor – Christ Fellowship, Chick-fil-a; Refreshment Sponsor – J & US Management Group, Saint James Tea, Starbucks; Hope Builders – Brittany Kocaj, Dunay Miskel Backman LLP, Humana, and Sundy Village; Water Sponsor – Winn Dixie; Exclusive Radio Sponsor- X102.3.

About Habitat for Humanity of Greater Palm Beach County:

Habitat for Humanity of Greater Palm Beach County is a 501(c)(3) organization and an affiliate of a global nonprofit, Habitat for Humanity International serving Palm Beach County. Families and individuals needing safe, decent, and affordable housing partner with Habitat for Humanity to build or improve a place they can call home. Habitat homeowners help build their homes alongside volunteers and pay an affordable mortgage. Through financial support, volunteering, or adding a voice to support affordable housing, everyone can help families achieve the strength, stability, and self-reliance they need to build better lives for themselves. Through shelter, we empower.

To learn more, visit or email Kristen Bardin, Director of Advancement, at

About Delray Beach CRA

The Delray Beach Community Redevelopment Agency (CRA) was established by the City Commission in 1985 to guide the City in its redevelopment efforts. The purpose of the CRA is to revitalize the community redevelopment area’s physical environment and economy. The CRA’s activities are designed to solve the underlying problems of slum and blighted conditions through planning, redevelopment, historic preservation, economic development, and affordable housing so that the tax base can be protected and enhanced by these mutually supportive activities. Call (561) 276-8640 or visit our website.
Instagram: @delraybeachcra

About the City of Delray Beach

The City designated its Neighborhood and Community Services Department to administer its affordable housing programs which includes various efforts from education to rehabilitation and purchase of properties within the City limits. Neighborhood & Community Services bridges and engages Delray Beach’s diverse residents with resources to maintain, revitalize, and promote healthy communities.


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