Good Measure

 

 

 


Dimensions of kitchen gardens created by Brazos County 4-H Junior Master Gardeners and homeowners in the yards of two Bryan/College Station Habitat homes. The 4-H group raised funds for supplies and planted fall vegetables, including onions, broccoli, carrots, radishes, kale and more.

 

“Give, and it will be given to you. A good measure, pressed down, shaken together and running over…”
LUKE 6:38
 

 


Amount Habitat for Humanity of Evansville homeowners have paid to the city in property taxes since the affiliate began 29 years ago. More than 420 families reside in Habitat homes in Evansville, Indiana.

 


Total economic impact Habitat Charlotte has had on the city in its 30 years of building, according to a recent economic impact report. Yearly economic impact on the community is estimated to be $36 million.

 


Total number of families benefiting from Habitat home repairs, improvements and winterization in Macedonia, Armenia, Hungary, Tajikistan, Kyrgyzstan and Russia in fiscal year 2013.

 

Families served through Habitat Ethiopia’s water, sanitation and health program in fiscal year 2013. Only 27 percent of Ethiopians have access to safe drinking water and only 10 percent have access to sanitation facilities. The Habitat program improves water infrastructure with pipelines from water sources to public water points and provides public latrines and hygiene education.