Category Archives: Habitat for Humanity

Habitat for Humanity to construct home that produces its own energy

THE DAILY IOWAN (April 24, 2012) – One local family could soon live in a house that zeroes in on saving energy. The Iowa Valley Habitat for Humanity has partnered with University of Iowa Engineers for a Sustainable World to build … Continue reading

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Blazing a trail

WOODBURN INDEPENDENT (April 11, 2012) – Before his work with AWARE Food Bank, French Prairie Kiwanis and Habitat for Humanity, Warde Hershberger was already fired up about volunteering. Hershberger joined the Woodburn Fire District as a volunteer firefighter 50 years … Continue reading

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Habitat for Humanity gears up for two Molalla builds

MOLALLA PIONEER (March 29, 2012) – Local volunteers will be teaming up this year to build homes for low income families in Molalla through the North Willamette Valley Habitat for Humanity program. The nonprofit housing program has plans to build two … Continue reading

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Double your impact with a year-end gift to NWV Habitat for Humanity

Dear Habitat Supporters, A small group of passionate NWV Habitat supporters, including the Board of Directors, has issued a challenge to all of you to help raise $20,000 during this last week of 2011 to serve more families with decent, … Continue reading

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Interior Redesigners team up with Habitat ReStores to create beautiful rooms

For shoppers who want to “go green,” save money and still create the “wow” factor when updating their homes, the growing relationship between Habitat for Humanity and Interior Redesign Industry Specialists could not have come at a better time. The … Continue reading

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Key opens the door to the future

Habitat for Humanity plans homes for three families by Christmas SILVERTON APPEAL (June 7, 2011) – Every emotion — from smiling to crying to smiling again — comes into play when a family is handed the key to a new … Continue reading

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Why I Believe in Habitat

HABITAT FOR HUMANITY INTERNATIONAL (March 1, 2011) – Women from all walks of life come together to help build and renovate houses, changing lives in the process — often, their own. Emily Bergl Actress and Carter Work Project volunteer On a … Continue reading

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