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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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What is alternative spring break?
January 4, 2016

What is alternative spring break?

Learn how high school and college students can volunteer and make a difference while enjoying time off from school.

Celebrating all of Habitat’s achievements in 2015
December 28, 2015

Celebrating all of Habitat’s achievements in 2015

We thank you for the financial support, time and voices that help families in your community and around the world build and improve a place they can call home.

Coming home for the holidays
December 16, 2015

Coming home for the holidays

Yashica Tompkins knows the Habitat house she helped build will give her children stability.

Volunteer abroad and make a difference
December 9, 2015

Volunteer abroad and make a difference

See how you can make a lasting, positive impact on someone’s life by volunteering abroad through Habitat for Humanity’s Global Village trips.

Honoring our volunteers on International Volunteer Day
December 3, 2015

Honoring our volunteers on International Volunteer Day

Join us this International Volunteer Day as we recognize and thank our volunteers — as we thank you — for all you do in support of Habitat for Humanity.

Why we are thankful
November 24, 2015

Why we are thankful

Habitat for Humanity is thankful to be able to help homeowners like Shauntika Johnson and her son, Josiah, fulfill their dreams, and we give thanks to all those who make that opportunity possible.

What is sweat equity?
November 16, 2015

What is sweat equity?

Learn about the concept of sweat equity and how it can take many forms for partner families working with Habitat for Humanity.

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