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Currently Building: Houses #124 & #125

Houses # 124 & #125 in Siler City are coming along! Exterior walls are up on House #124, and will soon be on #125 as well. Join us any Wednesday, Thursday, or Saturday from 7:30 am to 11:30 am to

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WOMEN BUILD 2016!

Thanks to all our Construction staff, crew leaders, sponsors, and of course, the women who can to work and make this day fun!

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Bittersweet Farewells

At Chatham Habitat, we are lucky to have a wonderful staff – it’s one of the things that makes us a great organization. Sadly, sometimes our staff changes, and this month, we are saying three very difficult goodbyes. All three

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Three Homes Under Construction in Pittsboro

Construction Updates: House #119 House #119, the Small House, is pictured above. It will soon become home to Kelsey Buckner, and she couldn’t be more excited to have a home of her own. At only 526 square feet, this Small

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House #120’s Metal Roof Installed!

Thanks to our lovely volunteers for working hard to make sure that the metal roof on House #120 got installed! It was hot, but they worked hard into the afternoon to make sure that everything went off without a hitch.

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Thanks to the Eastern Chatham Chapter of the NAACP!

Thank you to the Eastern Chatham Chapter of the NAACP for coming out to Siler City this past weekend to work hard on our construction site! They came ready to work and got a lot of painting and tiling done

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Metal Roof on House #120

Big news! We are currently installing a metal roof on house 120 instead of a typical shingle roof. Why, you ask? Compared to regular asphalt shingles, the life expectancy of a metal roof is much longer. When properly installed, a metal

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2015 Women Build is a Huge Success!

Volunteers from all over Chatham County participated in a three-day Women Build last week sponsored by Chatham Habitat for Humanity and Lowe’s Home Improvement. Hosted once every year, National Women Build Week challenges women to devote a day to the

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The Governors Club Ladies Strike Again!

For every house we build, this hard-working group of ladies comes out and meets with the family and then designs a landscaping plan to fit their likes, dislikes, and skills. Many of these women bring plants from their own gardens

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Welcome Christy Manning, New Construction Site Supervisor

We’re happy to welcome our newest staff member: Christy Manning! Christy is our new Construction Site Supervisor, and she came to us from Durham Habitat for Humanity where she worked as an Americorps volunteer for one year, and then two

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