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A Big Thank You to All Our Volunteers!

On Sunday, June 5th we hosted a lunch at our office to honor and celebrate our wonderful Habitat volunteers. We thank you so much for all of your hard work and dedication! We are so grateful that you all could

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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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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 goneĀ out of her way to help make a difference

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A ReStore Vest is Retired

Late last year, we lost one of our beloved ReStore volunteers. John McLaughlin passed away “at home, peacefully, surrounded by his family, in the warmth of the morning sun on November 18, 2014.”* John and his wife Shirley have been

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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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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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‘Tis the Season!

Christmas has arrived at the ReStore! Our annual Christmas Sale was this past Saturday, and our unofficial ReStore mascot “Buck” is decorated for the season! Buck was donated to the ReStore, and instead of selling him, our regular crew of

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Volunteer Spotlight: Bob Russell

Bob is a man of many talents: he works in the ReStore every Tuesday, but he also organizes all of the meals for our Collegiate Challenge groups! Starting early in the year, he calls local businesses, gets to know the

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The Sewing Bee

Looking for a unique way to get involved with Chatham Habitat? Twice a year, we host a group of folks who like to sew in our office, and they spend the day making beautiful pillows, purses, tablecloths, and aprons. We

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