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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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Women Build 2015: Wednesday, May 6th

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Prescription Take-Back Day March 21st

Did you know that some of the most addictive, dangerous drugs out there are often readily available to teens? Misuse of prescription drugs is prevalent among today’s youth–in a 2014 study, nearly 20% of high school students reporting abusing prescription

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Amazon Smile

Do you have an amazon account? Would you like for a percentage of ALL of your purchases to go to Chatham Habitat?! If so, please click here!!  Once you have signed up, 0.05% of all your proceeds will come straight

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Two New Homes Dedicated

Last week, we dedicated two homes in Siler City–the Bacilio/Martinez Family and the Castillo Family homes. Both families have been working so hard for months to finish their sweat equity hours and homeownership classes, and they’re so ready to move

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