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Cars for Castles Cruise-In

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Wine Tasting: July 31st, 2014

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Christ United Methodist Church: First Full Apostle Build Sponsor 2014-2015

Thanks to Christ United Methodist Church in Chapel Hill for their generosity! They are our very first fully-paid Apostle Build Sponsor for the 2014-2015 year. The $5,000 they contributed today will go toward the construction of the Johnston Family’s home

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Steve Selfies

Earlier this year, we hired a new Construction Site Supervisor–Steve Clark. Steve’s construction experience combined with his excitement and enthusiasm when leading volunteers have quickly made him an invaluable part of the team at Chatham Habitat. During Women Build, I

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Meet The Johnston Family

Meet the Johnston Family, Chatham Habitat’s newest partner family! Selected just a few weeks ago, the Johnston Family can’t wait to get started on their Habitat home. The family currently lives in Bear Creek, and wanted to keep their son at

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Small House, Week One

In partnership with the Sustainable Building program at Central Carolina Community College and the Small House Institute, Chatham Habitat is building a 512 square foot, handicap accessible, sustainable small house.  It is our goal to engage the community in a

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Women Build 2014

    On May 7th, more than 25 women volunteered at our Construction site. We spend the day in two groups:one working on siding and painting at the house on S. Evergreen Street in Siler City, and the rest framing at the

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Hats Off to Two Habitat Grads!

This month, two of our homeowners became college graduates! First up, Patricia Nettles graduated from Central Carolina Community College with a degree in Criminal Justice. Patricia just became a homeowner this year, along with her three children: Emily, Erika, and Kenyada. While

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Our Habitat Family is Growing!

Our Family Services Director, Anna Schmalz Rodriguez, is expecting a baby! She and her husband David, along with their nephew Dean, are so excited for their family to grow to include a new arrival. Anna is due in November, but

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Welcome to the World, Baby Alexa Rios!

On May 11th at 2:01am, homeowners Rene and Clementina Rios welcomed a beautiful baby girl to the world. The family has lived in their Habitat home for two years now, and they are excited to bring home their new daughter. She weighs

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