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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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Apostle Build 2014 Exceeds Goals!

This coming Saturday, we will dedicate our 2014-2015 Apostle Build Home! Since the beginning, Crystal and Justin Johnston have been so excited to see their house completed. Twenty four Chatham County churches came together to partially sponsor their home through

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Collegiate Challenge 2015

Collegiate Challenge is a national program that allows college students from across the country to spend their Spring Break volunteering at Habitat sites away from home. It’s a great program for the students because it allows them a chance to

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GridFree! NC Donates First Solar Array to Chatham Habitat

  ¬†GridFree! NC has completed the installation of a donated 2.5 kW rooftop solar array on the Balderas Family’s home in Bear Creek, North Carolina. The array is a pilot effort by Chatham Habitat for Humanity to explore the possibility

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GridFree! NC Donates First Solar Array to Chatham Habitat

GridFree! NC has completed the installation of a donated 2.5 kW rooftop solar array on the Balderas Family’s home in Bear Creek, North Carolina. The array is a pilot effort by Chatham Habitat for Humanity to explore the possibility of

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Women Build 2015: Wednesday, May 6th

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