Number of years that students from Dublin, Ireland’s Wesley College have traveled to build in Beius, Romania. In 2013, nearly 250 students built 10 Habitat houses in five days. In the last decade, Wesley students have raised more than 700,000 euros for projects in Romania.
Heating cost savings produced by Fairbanks Habitat’s first geothermal home, compared to a similar oil-heated Habitat home next door. Over two months, heating conditions were kept the same for the two homes in North Pole, Alaska, with differences noted.
Latin American and Caribbean countries that hosted events to celebrate International Youth Day in August. Argentina, Brazil, El Salvador, Guatemala, Guyana, Honduras, Mexico and Nicaragua led construction, community improvements and more to raise awareness of how affordable housing can help break the cycle of poverty.
“Give, and it will be given to you. A good measure, pressed down, shaken together and running over…”
Houses built by Habitat McLean County construction manager Bill Waller in 14 years with the Illinois affiliate. Waller personally sponsored house No. 100, raising funds through a variety of activities.
Canadian Habitat homeowners surveyed by Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation who reported being in better financial shape today than they were before moving into their Habitat homes.