Habitat World Blog
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A Global Village participant witnesses village spirit at work in Mozambique and learns about the virtue of community.
Habitat’s longtime magazine now has a robust, multimedia-rich presence online, too! It’s a new way to advance the same goal: Share the stories of those helping to build a world where everyone has a decent place to live.
There are many things that we at Habitat for Humanity are grateful for this Thanksgiving. With 1.6 billion people still in need of safe, decent housing, we are especially thankful for all of our supporters who help make home and hope possible.
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.
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.
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.
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.
A Canadian Women Build volunteer talks about the “volunteer vacation” she took to help Habitat build a home in Guelph, Ontario.
Three brothers are biking their way from Alaska to Argentina this year, with eyes already looking homeward toward their Lake Agassiz Habitat affiliate.
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.