Sisters Habitat for Humanity
P.O. Box 238
141 West Main Street
Sisters, OR 97759

Tel: (541)549-1193
Fax: (541) 549-6696

E-mail: sistershab@coinet.com

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Sisters HFH is a locally run affiliate of Habitat for Humanity International, a nonprofit, ecumenical Christian housing organization. Habitat for Humanity works in partnership with people in need to build and renovate decent, affordable housing. The houses then are sold to those in need at no profit and with no interest charged.

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Volunteers provide most of the labor, and individual and corporate donors provide money and materials to build Habitat houses. Partner families themselves invest hundreds of hours of labor - "sweat equity" - into building their homes and the homes of others. Their mortgage payments go into a revolving Fund for Humanity that is used to build more houses.

Contact

P.O. Box 238
141 West Main Street
Sisters, OR 97759

Tel: (541)549-1193
Fax: (541) 549-6696

E-mail: sistershab@coinet.com

Area: Serving Sisters School District which includes Crossroads, Tollgate, Indian Ford, Plainview, Camp Sherman and Black Butte Ranch.
Founded in 1991

News

We are in the process of building 3 one bedroom cottages in town. The homes will be owned by 3 single women. We will refurbish 2 donated homes from Deschutes River Ranch on Maple Lane. Hopefully the families will be able to move in at the end of the summer.Selection committee selected a new family to begin sweat equity. Virginia Koons and her son David Vitelle. Congratulations to the Koons family.We hosted students from Western Washington University for a collegiate challenge week March 23 - 28. They did amazing work despite the rainy/snowy weather.They got a roof on Lupe Chamberlains new home.

Get Involved

It is a good idea to call the office before coming to see what we are infact doing this week. Volunteers, of any skill level are welcome. Call (541)549-1193 to offer your support.

The Sisters Habitat Thrift Store always welcomes new volunteers. Call the Thrift Store(541)549-1740 to offer your support or find out more about how you can fit into the picture. Useable donations are accepted for the Thrift Store Tuesday through Saturday, 10:00 to 3:00.

Applications for becoming Habitat Partners are available at the Sisters Habitat Thrift Store, located at 141 West Main Street or the office above the Thrift Store in Sisters. The store, more like a boutique, is open 10:00AM to 4:00PM Tuesday through Saturday and 12noon - 4:00PM on Sunday. Feel free to phone the office for more information. (541)549-1193

Help us eliminate substandard housing in our community! It's quick, easy and safe to support the house-building, hope-building work of Sisters HFH through Habitat for Humanity International's secure online donation system. You can even send a gift card announcing your donation in honor of a loved one or a special occasion.

The Habitat for Humanity International web site contains more information on Habitat's history, mission, volunteer opportunities and contact information for other Habitat affiliates around the world.