Category Archives: News

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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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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North Willamette Valley Habitat for Humanity to dedicate its 33rd & 34th homes in Canby

CANBY (February 7, 2011) – North Willamette Valley (NWV) Habitat for Humanity, in conjunction with the Clackamas Alliance and the Disciples Build program, will dedicate its 33rd and 34th homes in Canby on Saturday, February 19, 2011 at 10 AM. This … Continue reading

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In New Zealand, a Habitat crew finds close-to-home truths in a distant place

OREGONIAN (January 22, 2011) – It’s hot up on the second floor of this unfinished house more than 7,000 miles away from Oregon. And the piece of triboard material the four of us are carrying wobbles partially because some of us … Continue reading

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Beat the Recession: 10 Ways to Trim Home Improvement Costs

SAYEDUCATE (January 17, 2011) – No matter what the economy is doing or whether home prices are sky high or have dropped dramatically, it’s still a good idea to look for ways of trimming home improvement costs. There are enough homeowner … Continue reading

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