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Author: Stephanie H

Local Habitat for Humanity Affiliate Needs Construction and ReStore Volunteers More Than Ever to Battle Affordable Housing Crisis

While it’s easy to get discouraged about the dire need of affordable housing in our community, it’s also surprisingly easy to volunteer and make a…


Groundbreaking for Habitat Home in Newport News Celebrates a Legacy

Habitat for Humanity Peninsula and Greater Williamsburg broke ground on a new home and celebrated the legacy of its newest building partner on a gloriously…


18th Annual Charity Golf Tournament Huge Success

Our 18th Annual Charity Golf Tournament was a HUGE success thanks to all of you! Held on Monday, September 19, 2022 at the James River…


Enhance Your NFL At-Home Gameday with Habitat ReStore Finds

Guest Blog Post by Vicki L. Friedman, Habitat ReStore Shopper Wanting to up my game on NFL Gameday, I headed to the Habitat for Humanity…


At the Habitat ReStore With Bells On and $50 to Spend for the Holidays

Guest Blog Post by Vicki L. Friedman, Habitat ReStore Shopper With $50 to spend for holiday shopping at the Habitat ReStore, I walked into the…


Outfitting Your New Apartment for $50 at the Habitat ReStore

By Jillian Lawrence, Guest ReStore Blogger Life in your early 20s is cheap. As a recent college graduate who just landed her first real job,…


Habitat ReStore Procurement Manager Named to James City Clean County Commission

Jennifer Pye knows what happens when you throw stuff away. Overfilled landfills create water and air pollution. Plastics can take more than 100 years to…


Make an Impact on Affordable Housing Crisis by Giving to Newport News Habitat ReStore During Donation Drive

Fall cleaning really is a thing and it just so happens there’s never been a better time to donate to the Habitat for Humanity ReStore…


Habitat ReStore Driver Making Change with Every Mile Driven

Willie Harris logs as many as 600 miles a week sometimes, but he’s no ordinary trucker. He drives for the Habitat for Humanity ReStores in…


Habitat for Humanity Peninsula and Greater Williamsburg To Help 15 Local Homeowners with Repairs, Improving Health and Safety Outcomes

Habitat for Humanity Peninsula and Greater Williamsburg will help 15 homeowners in the Newmarket section of Newport News make much-needed repairs that will improve home…



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We help as many families as we can, but the lack of decent and affordable housing remains a critical problem in our area. By donating, you will provide upfront funding for building materials and services that makes interest-free loans to Habitat partner families possible. Habitat partner families help to build their own homes - alongside volunteers - and pay an affordable mortgage. Your monetary donations enable us to continue building strength, stability and independence for future local families.