• Building community means neighbors working together... We understand people’s needs and provide the tools so they can use their abilities to enrich their community
  • Building Homes to meet the need... Whether you want to finance, build, maintain your home - or need a great rental - we can help!
  • Building Lives is about helping you realize your dreams... Want a dynamic savings program? Build your own home? Start a business? Get involved? We can help!
  • Building Community is about supporting the local economy... We help local businesses get started and keep going - we believe in fostering self-sufficiency.
  • Building Homes is about neighbors working together... Our "sweat equity" programs are like old-fashioned barn raising parties - helping each other towards a common purpose.
  • Building Lives is about quality of life... A safe and healthy home. A viable way to make a living. Neighbors who watch out for one another. These build lives now and into the future.

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Home Owners Money and Maintenance Education/Post Purchase Workshop

In this workshop you will learn about home maintenance and how to prevent your home from falling into foreclosure.

The Morning Session covers:

  • How to stay financially fit and avoid bad deals
  • Refinancing and second mortgages
  • Insurance
  • Energy and water conservation
  • Community involvement
  • Neighborhood Watch

The Afternoon "Hands on" Session covers:

  • Indoor winter/summer projects
  • Home and preventative maintenance ideas
  • Sealing your home for winter
  • Protecting your investment
  • Home maintenance and repairs
  • Heating systems
  • Plumbing and electrical
  • Wall repairs and caulking
  • Gutter repairs and maintenance
  • More fun hands-on demonstrations


Pre-registration and class fee of $35 are required prior to attending the workshop.

For information, contact Kalene at NeighborWorks Umpqua, 541-673-4909.

 

 

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