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How substandard housing affects families and the difference Habitat is making
October 23, 2014

How substandard housing affects families and the difference Habitat is making

The third blog in a series exploring the findings of a 2014 MacArthur Foundation survey, the tough choices struggling families sometimes have to make, and how a Habitat home can make all the difference.

More Posts from the Habitat World Blog

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 30, 2013

A car from you means a lot of homes

View a slideshow of vehicles that have helped Habitat build with more families.

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.