Habitat World Blog
The third blog in a series exploring the findings of a 2014 MacArthur Foundation survey, the tough choices struggling families sometimes have to make, and how a Habitat home can make all the difference.
More Posts from the Habitat World Blog
Habitat for Humanity is one of many charitable organizations engaged in the 9/11 Day of Service and Remembrance. Discover ten ways you can pay tribute and take action with Habitat on Sept. 11.
Thrivent Builds volunteer Jennifer DeBruin writes about her recent trip to help build a pair of homes on stilts in Biloxi, Mississippi.
A muralist in San Angelo, Texas, uses her talents to brighten up the bedrooms of children moving into their families’ new Habitat homes.
The whole process of getting to know Habita’s partner families is a humbling reminder of just how much homeownership means to those who have never known it before.
Habitat volunteers, supporters and partner families have told us many ways they think of home. What about you? Let us know: What does home mean to you?
U.S. soldiers recovering from long-term injuries or illnesses volunteered with Tacoma/Pierce County Habitat. The opportunity allowed the soldiers to connect with their local community, while helping more families move closer to homeownership.
We came to the United States from Guadalajara, Mexico in search of a better life. My mother learned English and became a citizen three years ago, and my father is a legal resident. She is a housekeeper and he is an auto mechanic.