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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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A Habitat Hungary homeowner is grateful for the Fuel Poverty Program and the volunteers who helped improve her home.
October 22, 2013

A much warmer home this winter

A Habitat Hungary homeowner is grateful for the Fuel Poverty Program and the volunteers who helped improve her home.

October 14, 2013

Lessons learned from 25 years on the job

Lew Kraus relays lessons learned in 25 years as Asheville Area Habitat’s executive director.

September 24, 2013

“My mom doesn’t have to stress”

Twelve-year-old Tiaona shares a heartfelt letter about what having a Habitat home means to her family.

September 18, 2013

Save the Date: Habitat for Humanity hosts a Twitter party Sept. 30 to celebrate the 30th annual Jimmy & Rosalynn Carter Work Project

Discuss the Carters’ service to Habitat and share your own volunteer stories and tips!

September 10, 2013

“This picture echoes our reality”

An extraordinary moment on an ordinary build day for Sussex County Habitat demonstrates why we build.

Habitat for Humanity believes affordable housing helps breaks the cycle of poverty.
September 4, 2013

News you can use

Learn more at these links about housing, poverty and how Habitat’s work helps create stronger families and communities.

August 26, 2013

“We have our marching orders”

Habitat CEO Jonathan Reckford was invited to speak during the 50th anniversary of the historic 1963 March on Washington.

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