The Woodlands Development Company (TWDC), a wholly-owned subsidiary of The Howard Hughes Corporation (NYSE:HHC) recently presented a $12,200 donation to Habitat for Humanity-Montgomery County, one of the beneficiaries of the Company’s 2012 Holiday Countdown promotion. The promotion involved new home buyers who signed contracts between November 1 and December 31, 2012. A total of 122 new home sales closed during 2013 as a result of the promotion. TWDC donated $100 for each sale in The Woodlands to Habitat for Humanity-Montgomery County.
Bridgeland, another top-selling master planned community developed by The Howard Hughes Corporation, also participated in the promotion and donated $5,600 to Habitat for Humanity – Northwest Harris County, bringing the total donation by TWDC to $17,800.
“Habitat for Humanity is one of the most respected non-profit organizations in the country, and we are happy to help hard-working families in need make their dream of home ownership a reality,” said Tim Welbes, Co-President of TWDC.
Habitat’s mission is to eliminate poverty housing by building decent, affordable homes in partnership with hard-working local families in need. Since its inception in 1989, Habitat for Humanity Montgomery County has built more than 90 homes, including more than 30 homes in the 37-acre Cedar Creek neighborhood. Habitat for Humanity Northwest Harris County has built more than 160 homes, providing housing for more than 700 people.