Friends of Habitat,
Many are surprised that one of the most important issues in
our mayoral race is housing. I am delighted, as I firmly believe that
affordable housing can transform our community’s poverty issues. I’ve seen it
happen may times over, family by family.
But one need look no further than the stacks of paper on a
closing table to realize just how complex and nuanced housing really is. And
because this issue has become so important to the future of the community,... Read More »
Habitat for Humanity of Monroe County is one of the proud recipients of Habitat for Humanity International's Affiliates of Distinction award for the second time in a row. Recipients of the award represent the top 1% of affiliates in the nation.
The award is judged on seven criteria: sustainable and green building; overall organizational leadership; community development; financial sustainability; alignment with Habitat for Humanity’s strategic plan; effective use of technology to better... Read More »
Join us for the Women Build 2015 Kick Off on Tuesday, February 17th from 6:30pm-8pm. All are welcome for complimentary wine tasting, hors d'oeuvres, and a chance to meet the 2015 Women Build homeowners at Oliver Winery on State Road 37. Habitat for Humanity's Women Build program promotes the involvement of
women in the construction of Habitat houses. Women Build works to affiliates to
nurture, recruit and train women to build and maintain simple, decent, healthy
and affordable homes.
This... Read More »