Reeling from massive cutbacks in volunteers during the COVID-19 pandemic, and grappling with high construction costs, Habitat for Humanity leaders would be the first to admit they’re struggling.
The past year has felt like one punch after the other, they say.
POCATELLO — A Pocatello man famous for his outdoor survival skills is helping to build a shelter — this time a long-term home — for a local family in need.
Jeff Zausch, who has been featured on multiple Discovery Channel shows including “Naked and Afraid” and “Dual Survival,” will be the special guest at a Gateway Habitat for Humanity fundraiser on Friday.
Local religious leaders on Thursday filled the halls of the Friedhof Oak Room.
It was the first of what Lori Peters said she hopes will become an annual event. The goal of the Faith Leaders Luncheon is to grow the faith relations arm of the local affiliate.
LA VALLE — Central Park Apartments manager Charity Sobeck gets emotional when she talks about how the last four months have been since the 2018 floods swept through the region.
During the two weeks of flooding in late August and early September, about 25 feet of water rushed through the village of La Valle.
Youth from First Baptist Church of North Augusta spent some time putting in hard labor Wednesday morning as part of their SMORES program.
SMORES, Summer Mission Opportunities and Recreation for Every Student, is a program that gives middle- and high-schoolers a chance to serve the community, and on Wednesday, a group helped work on Habitat for Humanity of North Augusta’s house No.
Yessica Marino, a Schuyler resident and single mother of two, is one step closer to home ownership as Columbus Habitat for Humanity-Schuyler Extension celebrated the groundbreaking of her soon-to-be home on July 19.
A Norfolk family will soon move into their new home made possible by Habitat for Humanity’s Norfolk branch.
Rebecca Tangeman and her three children will move into the newly built home at 306 N.
John Corcoran swears replacing a window is easy.
But as the construction manager for Habitat for Humanity Winona-Fillmore Counties, he’s had a lot of practice — especially since the organization surpassed its goal and record for homes updated throughout its A Brush with Kindness Campaign, repairing 38 homes around Winona.
Habitat for Humanity International was founded in 1976. Its mission is to create a world where everyone has a safe and affordable home to live in. This has molded Habitat for Humanity into the world leader in working to improve below-standard living conditions.
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump are donating a total of $1 million to a dozen organizations involved in Harvey relief work, including the American Red Cross, the Salvation Army and Habitat for Humanity, the White House announced Wednesday...
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Tiona Bowman was overcome with emotion when the walls were erected last spring on her first-ever new home, a three-bedroom, two-bath house in Tulsa built through Habitat for Humanity...
Two Orange County grandparents are making a difference. They are helping to build a record-breaking number of homes -- for free. The couple are regular volunteers with Orange County's Habitat for Humanity and are changing lives.
WINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) — Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter was treated at a hospital Thursday after becoming dehydrated while helping to build houses in Canada for Habitat for Humanity.
The 92-year-old former president known for his post-presidential humanitarian work was taken to a hospital in Winnipeg as a precaution for rehydration, spokeswoman Deanna Congileo said...
A groundbreaking ceremony for the next Kittitas County Habitat for Humanity home project is set for May 6 in Cle Elum, according to a news release.
The start of the nonprofit's 18th project since it began locally in 1992 will be celebrated with a ceremony at 9 a.m.
La PORTE COUNTY - La Porte County Habitat for Humanity has elected three new members to its Board of Directors.
Natalie J. Boocher is an attorney at Drayton, Biege, Sirugo & Elliott, LLP. Boocher received her Bachelor of Psychology, in 2008, from Arizona State University and her Doctor of Jurisprudence in 2013.
While Habitat for Humanity spends many hours working to improve the living conditions of others, right now there is another mission.
Tony Wolfe, the local chapter Habitat For Humanity board director, said filling board positions is high on Habitat’s priority list right now.
Two Decembers ago, 7-year-old Raelyn Marie Guevara came home from Roy Cisneros Elementary on the West Side and handed her mom, Reyna, a neon green Habitat for Humanity flier she had picked up at school.