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Sep 09, 2019, 15:25 ET Professional home builders join Habitat for Humanity in the fight for housing affordability

This week, thousands of volunteers representing professional homebuilders and suppliers will partner with Habitat for Humanity for the 2019 Home...


Aug 15, 2019, 10:30 ET Nissan continues support of local communities with $1 million donation to Habitat for Humanity

Nissan North America is renewing its partnership with Habitat for Humanity with a $1 million donation to continue to help families build affordable...


Aug 13, 2019, 10:00 ET DuPont Partners with Habitat for Humanity on energy-efficient home building projects

DuPont, a global provider of technology-based materials, ingredients and solutions including insulation, water barriers and other weatherization...


Apr 01, 2019, 11:18 ET Scott Brothers join Habitat for Humanity to launch Home is the Key campaign to drive support for affordable housing across U.S.

Nearly 19 million U.S. households spend more than half of their paychecks on housing costs, creating a burden that often requires families to make...


Mar 25, 2019, 10:00 ET Habitat for Humanity and Whirlpool Corporation team up with Food Network "Chopped" winner Chef Roshara Sanders to lend a helping hand to homeowners in the kitchen

Habitat for Humanity and Whirlpool Corporation today launched "Home Cooking with Love" with Chef Roshara Sanders, who grew up in a Habitat home, to...


Mar 21, 2019, 12:18 ET LEVOLOR donates $1 million in cordless window blinds to Habitat for Humanity homeowners, keeping energy costs down and families safer

LEVOLOR, a supplier of window coverings in North America, and Habitat for Humanity announced its partnership and the company's donation of cordless...


Mar 20, 2019, 10:00 ET Delta employees from around the world build six homes in Brazil with Habitat for Humanity

Delta employees have helped families across the globe for more than 20 years through its partnership with Habitat for Humanity, a global nonprofit...


Mar 07, 2019, 15:29 ET Inaugural International Women Build Day unites women to spotlight global need for safe, affordable housing

Habitat for Humanity, Lowe's and hundreds of women volunteers will unite in 18 communities in the United States, India and Canada for the first...


Dec 11, 2018, 15:00 ET NCAA commits $2.5 million to Habitat for Humanity's disaster response program

The NCAA today announced a five-year, $2.5 million donation to Habitat for Humanity to support building or repairing decent and affordable homes in...


Sep 26, 2018, 15:13 ET Delta and Habitat for Humanity build 10th and 11th home funded by onboard recycling program

"If you have any items you wish to discard, please do so now as flight attendants begin to make one last round around the cabin," the P.A. announces, ...


Sep 04, 2018, 15:55 ET President and Mrs. Carter to bring their Habitat for Humanity work project to the Music City in 2019

Just hours after hanging up their tool belts at the completion of the 35th Jimmy & Rosalynn Carter Work Project in Indiana, the former president and...


Aug 29, 2018, 10:00 ET PHOTOS: Major stars lend their hands to Habitat, building alongside President Carter and Mrs. Carter for the 35th Jimmy & Rosalynn Carter Work Project in Indiana

Country music stars Garth Brooks, Trisha Yearwood and Eric Paslay, as well as talk show host Dave Letterman swung hammers and raised walls on new...


Aug 27, 2018, 11:26 ET President and Mrs. Carter in Indiana to build new Habitat for Humanity homes alongside future homeowners and hundreds of volunteers

President Jimmy Carter and former First Lady Rosalynn Carter have donned their hardhats and lifted their hammers for their 35th work project with...


Aug 15, 2018, 09:00 ET City of Mishawaka, KeyBank Foundation, Vera Z. Dwyer Charitable Trust and The Roger I. and Ruth B. MacFarlane Foundation Support Habitat for Humanity's 35th Jimmy & Rosalynn Carter Work Project as Platinum Sponsors

Forty-one families will experience the life-changing effects of building and owning a decent, affordable home, thanks in part to the City of...


Jul 17, 2018, 10:00 ET Habitat for Humanity, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation partner to explore new approaches to revitalizing neighborhoods using 'Quality of Life Framework'

Strong community advocacy and a bit of elbow grease can change a neighborhood's outlook for the better. It just takes the right strategy. Habitat for ...


Jun 08, 2018, 01:13 ET Professional home builders and suppliers clocked in with Habitat for Humanity to build hundreds of affordable homes in five days

More than 250 homes were built, renovated and repaired in communities across the country this week, as thousands of professional homebuilders and...


Apr 26, 2018, 11:35 ET Habitat for Humanity and the Scott Brothers celebrate culmination of 2018 Home is the Key campaign by dedicating new homes in Nashville

Habitat for Humanity is celebrating the closing of its second annual Home is the Key campaign with a special key dedication ceremony and ribbon...


Apr 02, 2018, 12:12 ET Drew and Jonathan Scott join Habitat for Humanity to kick off month-long Home is the Key campaign

Drew and Jonathan Scott are raising the walls on two new Nashville homes today as part of the start to Habitat for Humanity's second annual...


Nov 21, 2017, 09:20 ET Jonathan and Drew Scott named Habitat Humanitarians in recognition of their continued dedication to affordable homeownership

Entrepreneurs, TV personalities, best-selling authors and world-renowned construction and real estate experts Jonathan and Drew Scott have been...


Nov 20, 2017, 08:40 ET Nearly 3.5 million more people improve their housing conditions with Habitat for Humanity

In the past year, thanks to generous donors and more than 2.1 million volunteers, Habitat for Humanity helped nearly 3.5 million people around the...


Oct 17, 2017, 11:00 ET Habitat for Humanity ayudará a más de 6,000 familias en Texas, Florida y Puerto Rico en las labores de recuperación de viviendas en el largo plazo

Habitat for Humanity está iniciando la fase de largo plazo de su iniciativa Habitat Hammers Back para colaborar con la recuperación tras los...


Oct 17, 2017, 11:00 ET Habitat for Humanity to aid more than 6,000 families in Texas, Florida and Puerto Rico in long-term housing recovery

Habitat for Humanity is commencing the long-term phase of its Habitat Hammers Back hurricane recovery initiative, pledging to help more than 6,000...


Oct 05, 2017, 10:00 ET State Farm and Habitat for Humanity mark 10 years of partnership

State Farm is kicking off several employee builds during the month of October to celebrate 10 years of partnering with Habitat for Humanity. More...


Oct 04, 2017, 17:22 ET Daddy Yankee recaudará 1,5 millones de dólares para los esfuerzos de recuperación de huracanes de Hábitat For Humanity en Puerto Rico

En respuesta a la trágica devastación causada por el huracán María, el nativo de Puerto Rico, el rapero, productor y cantante, Daddy Yankee, ha...


Oct 04, 2017, 17:11 ET Daddy Yankee to raise $1.5 million for Habitat for Humanity's hurricane recovery efforts in Puerto Rico

In response to the tragic devastation caused by Hurricane Maria, Puerto Rico native, rapper, producer and "Despacito" singer Daddy Yankee has pledged ...