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November 25, 2014

What are you thankful for?

During this season of gratitude, we give thanks for all the good things that a Habitat house represents in the life of a family.

More Posts from the Habitat World Blog

November 15, 2011

‘Blessed’ service

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.

November 8, 2011

You can help Habitat help Haiti

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.

November 1, 2011

A home of one’s own

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.

October 24, 2011

‘Families like me’

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.

October 17, 2011

My volunteer vacation

A Canadian Women Build volunteer talks about the “volunteer vacation” she took to help Habitat build a home in Guelph, Ontario.

October 10, 2011

Bound south

Three brothers are biking their way from Alaska to Argentina this year, with eyes already looking homeward toward their Lake Agassiz Habitat affiliate.

October 6, 2011

Seeing beyond the present situation

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.

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