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News & Events

A Time for Reflection: Our Faith Relations Year in Review

by Zach Wilcha The end of the calendar year is a hectic time for everyone. As holidays approach, we tend to lose track of our bearings. Who can blame us? It seems like our to-do lists, filled with [MORE...]

Boots for Building 2014: “Get Your Boots On and GIVE BACK!”

by Henry Randolph “Remember:  we leave no one behind.”  Iraq veteran and former U.S. Representative Patrick Murphy helped kick off the first-ever Boots For Building with those words, encouraging more [MORE...]

Philadelphia to Nicaragua (and Back): Local Building, Global Impact

by Henry Randolph Habitat Philadelphia builds and repairs homes locally, but we’re making a global impact!  Through the Habitat For Humanity tithe system, we donate a tenth of what we raise each year [MORE...]

Who Says You Can’t Go Home Again? Rebuilding Hope in West Philly

by Henry Randolph Lorraine Gomez knows what it means to be rooted to a place.  She has rich memories of growing up on Viola Street in West Philadelphia, on a block lined with huge trees and elegant [MORE...]

Habitat Builders’ Challenge Media Blitz!

                The Habitat Builders’ Challenge took place July 17-19 at our Point Breeze work site, with local construction companies stepping forward to [MORE...]