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Chatham Habitat for Humanity Highlights of 2015

2015 was a HUGE year for Chatham Habitat. Don’t forget to click here to make your tax deductible end-of-year contribution before the end of the day today! Help us raise the money to build one house by the end of

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A Farewell from Kealia Reynolds – Summer Development Intern

Kealia Reynolds has been working with us this summer in the Development Department, and she has been a real joy to get to know. She’s a dedicated hard worker who has gone¬†out of her way to help make a difference

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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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Prescription Take-Back Day a Huge Success

On March 21st, we co-hosted a Prescription Take Back Day with Chatham Cares Pharmacy and the Chatham County Sheriff’s Office. These events are designed to give citizens a chance to bring their unused or expired prescription drugs so that they

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Volunteer Spotlight: Carol Kooner

Carol is in the middle, pictured here with two of her Sewing Bee comrades and a quilt that they made Carol Kooner is one of the founding members of the Sewing Bee here at Chatham Habitat. She puts in hundreds

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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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Collegiate Challenge 2015: Saint Vincent College

We’d like to formally welcome these 29 students from Saint Vincent College in Pennsylvania to North Carolina! Collegiate Challenge is a nation-wide program that creates opportunities for college students to take Alternate Spring Break trips to Habitat for Humanity affiliates

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