Meet Haleigh: Our UGA intern

Meet Haleigh: Our UGA intern

Haleigh is a senior at the University of Georgia and is pursuing her degree in human development and family science. Her initial internship was last summer when she helped organize fundraising events for VetCar, a division of Homes of Light that finances and sells...
From intern to Social Media Guru

From intern to Social Media Guru

When I first walked into the office of Homes of Light, I was, for lack of better terms, underwhelmed.I was already running late because I passed the entrance at least three times, thinking out loud in my car “There’s no way this is it.” It was it,...
Back to The Beginning

Back to The Beginning

Joe Vega is one of the first veterans to be recognized on our VetCar Facebook page. Joe served in the Navy from 1984 – 2010, including eight years at sea on the USS Beaufort and USS Ponce. As a recruiter, Joe helped fill the Navy’s ranks from the Miami and...
Giv360 Is Our New Fundraising Platform

Giv360 Is Our New Fundraising Platform

We’re happy to announce our partnership with Giv360, an excellent fundraising platform specifically designed to support non-profits. It was wonderful to collaborate with Quinn from Giv3260 is just as passionate as we are about giving back to the community....
Meet John Warren, hometown hero

Meet John Warren, hometown hero

“I was born here in Atlanta, GA and was the youngest of seven kids. My father was in the Air Force and taught me Judo, which I thought was really cool. When I grew up, I decided to follow in my father’s footsteps and join the military. When I came home from my...
Three Students Walk Into a Non-profit…

Three Students Walk Into a Non-profit…

In March and part of April of this year, we were pleased to have a small group of Georgia Tech interns come into our organization for six weeks to study our weekly operations and help devise a plan to increase the efficiency and productivity of the non-profit. They...
Emory Athletic Department Efforts

Emory Athletic Department Efforts

The Athletic Department at Emory University, Student Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC), has adopted Homes of Light as the nonprofit they will work with for the next year. SAAC has chosen Homes of Light to partner with because of the work that is done to help Veterans...