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With Renewed Hope – A Catawba County Family Receives Their New Home

For Billy Singleton, the tidy, blue, brand-new house on Falling Creek Road in Hickory is a solid foundation in what has often seemed like a life on the move.  “I spent my childhood moving from place to place,”… Read More

With a Strengthened Faith – A Halifax County Family has a Home of Their Own

“We closed  on this home at 10 o’clock this morning,” Rochelle King told a crowd of Habitat for Humanity volunteers who had gathered at noon April 17 for a dedication in Weldon. Applause and a light cheer went up. “It’s… Read More

Two Year Journey brings Hertford County Family to their New Home

  As a bright sun shone on her new home, Shavonda Smith accepted a Bible, a key, and the good wishes of the Hertford County Habitat for Humanity affiliate on Sunday, March 18.  Smith and her two children also… Read More

Low-Cost Housing Pioneer wins the Pritzker Prize – Architecture’s Highest Honor

Indian architect Balkrishna Doshi, a pioneer in low-cost housing, wins the highest award in architecture – the pritzker Prize.   “Known for reimagining low-cost housing, his design of one such scheme in the central city of Indore has… Read More

With Hearts Full – A Union County Family Moves into Their New Home

  As Mark Conrad basks in the joy of moving his family into a new Habitat for Humanity home in Monroe, he also gets a perk that may be unique: a dramatically shortened commute to his job. The… Read More

Building the Beloved Community

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact Greg Kirkpatrick Habitat for Humanity of North Carolina 919-258-8685 gkirkpatrick@habitatnc.org Habitat for Humanity of North Carolina joins nationwide “Beloved Community” initiative to bring Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s vision of access, equality and opportunity for… Read More

On a New Course in Life – A Johnston County Family Become Homeowners

Bitter cold on Saturday, Jan. 6, pushed Wake Habitat’s kick-off ceremony for its latest build in Clayton indoors. But the big room at First Baptist Church was glowing in the warmth of volunteers and Habitat officials. A Habitat home… Read More

A Life Changing Day for A Dobson Family as They Get the Keys to Their New Home

Sunday was life-changing for Christie Bost as she took the keys to her new home on Opportunity Lane in Dobson.  It was also a landmark day for Greater Mount Airy Area Habitat for Humanity: This was the 50th… Read More

A Long Time Coming, Martin County Family Gets the Keys to Their Own Home

The crowd that came out to Deondra Brown’s new home for a dedication Thursday, October. 26, just about lined the walls of her spacious living room.  There were friends and family, joined by representatives of Habitat for Humanity and… Read More

At Last, A Home of Their Own – Chatham County Woman and Her Mother Get the Keys to Their New Residence

Adela Diez and Olga Perez have traveled a long road to their pretty new home on Acorn Park Lane in Pittsboro. Adela is from Venezuela; her mother Olga was born in Cuba. In 2002 Adela moved to Vero Beach,… Read More