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The repairs to Candra’s house included new siding and exterior doors. Plumbing work has lowered the family’s water bills significantly. “When I bought my house, I knew I had work to do, but I just did not know how I was going to get it done on my income. Now my kids can feel good about the home they live in,” Candra says. “I love it.”
August 18, 2016

Home improvement before and after photos

In addition to building new homes, families also partner with Habitat to make home improvements. See before and after images of homes that families improved with your help.

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More than 750 volunteers have helped Sandy-affected families through the cleanup process.
July 1, 2013

More Work to Be Done

A progress report on Hurricane Sandy recovery efforts and a reminder that you can still help

Vietnam veteran Neal Pointer became an AmeriCorps VISTA member to help serve fellow veterans and their families.
June 25, 2013

"The opportunity to serve my country again"

Vietnam veteran Neal Pointer became an AmeriCorps VISTA member with Habitat to help serve fellow veterans and their families.

Every time a person sees the Habitat logo, there is an opportunity to spread our message.
June 17, 2013

A Habitat Shopping List

Four things we offer through our online Habitat store that you should definitely know about

Father/daughter Habitat volunteers Howard and Christeen Jesse have taken two Global Village trips together.
June 12, 2013

“The Shared Experience of a Lifetime”

Father/daughter Habitat volunteers Howard and Christeen Jesse reflect on their Global Village travels.

Habitat looks ahead to the next Millennium Development Goals.
June 7, 2013

Ending Poverty by 2030

As the United Nations considers the next set of Millennium Development Goals, several issues critical to Habitat’s work have been highlighted. Housing itself should also be part of the conversation.

Our readers help us define what Habitat is all about.
June 4, 2013

Habitat is about ...

Last week, we asked you to help us define Habitat. Here is the inspiring result.

May 28, 2013

Help us define Habitat

Tell us what you think Habitat is all about.

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