Everyone in Preble County should have a decent place to live!
Volunteers: Making A Difference
The success of The Senior Home Repair Programdepends on the individuals who give their time to help. Over 720 hours were donated in 2014, and over 65 individuals benefited from the services of the Program. MORE
Preble County's Housing Advocates
H.I.T Foundation owns and manages rental properties in Preble County that we make available to families at affordable rates that don’t exceed 30% of their income. Our houses are well maintained and set the standard for safe, quality, affordable properties a family can call home.
Eagle's Point Announcement: Plans are currently being made to begin the demolition of the vacant structures on the corner of Barron and Decatur streets as part of the Eagle's Point development. More information coming soon!
Emergency Cold Shelter
Several Preble County agencies and organizations, in
collaboration with local churches and other volunteers, have been able to
coordinate emergency cold shelter services for the upcoming winter season in
The Preble County Emergency Cold Shelter will be available
when the weather is forecast to be at 20 degrees F or below overnight on a
night-by-night basis.(The determination
will be made according to Channel 7/WHIO’s forecast.)
Community Action Partnership (CAP) Preble County will
provide intake services for the emergency cold shelter and contact the agencies
and volunteers in preparation for opening the facility. The emergency cold
shelter will be available on designated nights between the hours of 7 p.m. and
A bedroll/cot, personal hygiene items and 2 meals (supper
and breakfast) will be available for individuals who will be staying the night. MORE
Reid Hospital donates to SHR
The H.I.T. Foundation Senior Home Repair Program recently benefitted from a special community grant provided by Reid Hospital. The $10,000 grant will provide funds to assist area seniors with home repair projects. This is part of the H.I.T. Foundation’s effort to “keep seniors safe at home.” MORE
Whether you are an active retiree, a youth group, boy scout troop or church organization, your help is needed! Volunteerism is the lifeblood of the Senior Home Repair Program.
While we always appreciate construction skill, all hands on board are useful—even kids! And what a way to teach our children to remember the elderly in our community whom are dependent on others for assistance.
The Senior Home Repair Program also relies on donations to complete repairs for seniors in Preble County. Overhead for the program is provided by the HIT Foundation; 100 percent of donations go to the costs of labor and material for repairs.
It’s easy to donate to the program. Donations help keep Preble County Seniors safe in their homes.
Home Is The Foundation 1751 North Barron Street Eaton, OH 45320 Phone: (937) 472-0500 Fax: (937) 472-0501