Habitat World Blog
More than 400 current AmeriCorps members serving with Habitat affiliates and AmeriCorps alumni will descend on New Orleans May 19-31 to build 10 homes with the New Orleans Area Habitat.
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Teacher Todd Girard knows Habitat’s primary mission is building homes. After watching his students volunteer with Habitat for the past six years, Girard knows Habitat’s work can be life-changing for those helping, too.
The 28th annual Jimmy & Rosalynn Carter Work Project will result in 100 core houses. Find out how you can support Habitat’s continuing efforts in Haiti.
Steve Thomas is an Emmy Award-winning TV personality and a home-renovation expert. He is also a good sport when things go humorously awry while filming at a Habitat community in Kenya.
Nine-year-old Devon Smith shares his review of The Carpenter’s Gift, a book featuring a tree he knows well. Devon’s own Habitat home in New York City includes wood from a past Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree.
A Canadian Women Build volunteer talks about the “volunteer vacation” she took to help Habitat build a home in Guelph, Ontario.
Three brothers are biking their way from Alaska to Argentina this year, with eyes already looking homeward toward their Lake Agassiz Habitat affiliate.
When disasters strike urban areas, the rebuilding process can become very complicated very quickly. Kip Scheidler, Habitat’s senior director of global disaster response, shows how Habitat’s 2012 Shelter Report offers some solutions for the future.