Habitat for Humanity names new Georgetown development plus more nonprofit news

Habitat for Humanity of Williamson County named its new Georgetown townhome development Shepherd’s Village in February. (Community Impact Staff)
Habitat for Humanity of Williamson County named its new Georgetown townhome development Shepherd’s Village in February. (Community Impact Staff)

Habitat for Humanity of Williamson County named its new Georgetown townhome development Shepherd’s Village in February. (Community Impact Staff)

1. Habitat for Humanity of Williamson County named its new Georgetown townhome development Shepherd’s Village in February. The property was named after local physician James Shepherd and his family, who donated the remaining funding for the land. Shepherd’s Village will provide shared-wall homes for eight to 10 families. The first home build event is planned for 2021. It is located at 502 W. 21st St., Georgetown. 512-863-4344. www.habitat.org/us-tx/georgetown/hfh-williamson-county


2. Habitat for Humanity is also expanding the sales floor of its Georgetown ReStore, it announced Feb. 9. ReStores are nonprofit home improvement stores and donation centers that sell new and gently used furniture, appliances, home accessories, building materials and more to the public at a fraction of the retail price. The Georgetown ReStore is located at 2108 N. Austin Ave., Georgetown. 512-863-4344. www.habitat.org/us-tx/georgetown/hfh-williamson-county
By Ali Linan
Ali Linan began covering Georgetown for Community Impact Newspaper in 2018. Her reporting focuses on education and Williamson County. Ali hails from El Paso and graduated from Syracuse University in 2017.


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