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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 How-to Guide for the Legal Sale of Property in Haiti" was published last fall in French and English with training materials on the manual available in Creole.
April 15, 2013

Shedding Light on Haiti’s Land Systems

The Haiti Property Law Working Group is creating new opportunities by clarifying and bringing consistency to buying and selling land in Haiti.

The Triplett family has begun working toward having a place to call home for good.
April 9, 2013

A dream and a goal

Steven wants a dog, a swing set and a place to run. Future Habitat homeowner Jen Triplett shares how she and her husband are working to make that happen for their son.

April 4, 2013

"Sneakers do not survive"

Syracuse University sophomore Caroline Mahony offers three lessons learned during a Habitat volunteer road trip.

Each year, students volunteer with Habitat during their spring break.
April 2, 2013

Infographic: Collegiate Challenge

See the impact of Habitat for Humanity’s Collegiate Challenge alternative break program.

Easter messages of hope and renewal speak powerfully to the ministry for Habitat for Humanity.
March 26, 2013

Hope and renewal

CEO Jonathan Reckford reflects on hope as the essence of the Easter message — and the Habitat story.

Habitat for Humanity believes that adequate housing requires safe and reliable access to water and sanitation.
March 21, 2013

World Water Day: Help create safe and reliable access

Habitat for Humanity believes that adequate housing requires safe and reliable access to water and sanitation.

February 26, 2013

Aching arms and a happy heart

By John Therkelsen, Habitat for Humanity International software developer and Global Village volunteer

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