You are here

Habitat World Blog

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

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

Carolyn Graf serves as a Thrivent Build specialist and Habitat volunteer.
February 25, 2013

"Wonderful fellowship"

Thrivent Build specialist Carolyn Graf celebrates how Habitat improves the lives of families.

Pages