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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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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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6th Annual National Night Out in Westmont Community

Our Westmont Community hosted their 6th annual National Night Out celebration in Siler City last night! As always, there was good food, fellowship, and visits from the local police and fire departments, as well as Siler City Mayor John Grimes

Posted in families, Feel-Good Moment, homenews

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

Posted in construction, homenews

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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Special Thanks To…

Students from the University of Pittsburgh at Greensburg taking a “Steve Selfie” with the extra $2,500 they raised for Chatham Habitat …County Commissioner and Owner of Atlantic Power Solutions Walter Petty for his generous donation of a generator for CHFH

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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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#WeBuild2015 Habitat for Humanity National Affiliate Conference

Last week, Jerry Whortan, Harvey Harman, Steve Clark, and Linda Zaremba are at the National Habitat for Humanity Conference to learn more about what other Habitats across the country are doing and how they are making an impact on the communities they serve.

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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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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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