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View a slideshow of all the different locations around the world where President and Mrs. Carter have built with Habitat for Humanity since 1984. [ Habitat.ngo Link ] #HabitatCWP

Carter Work Project archives

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01/22/2017 at 18:00. Facebook
Did you know that Habitat for Humanity offers home repair services to homeowners so they can continue to live in safe, decent homes for years to come? [ Habitat.ngo Link ]

Home Preservation

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01/21/2017 at 18:00. Facebook
A recent study by national real-estate company Redfin shows a growing need for affordable housing in an environment increasingly stacked against renters. The full report is on Marketplace.org. [ Habitat.ngo Link ]

Evictions on the rise as renters struggle

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01/19/2017 at 18:00. Facebook
A Habitat house starts out as an idea of a place where a family can build a stronger, more stable future. Using that idea as inspiration, plans are dreamed up, and designs are put to paper. Take a look at just a few examples of Habitat house plans and renderings that are in use. [ Habitat.ngo Link ]

House plans that turn ideas into reality

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What exactly goes into building a Habitat house? A whole lot, as it turns out. Click here to find out about the materials, donations and your efforts that make Habitat homes a reality. [ Habitat.ngo Link ]

Infographic: What does it take to build a Habitat house?

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After Hurricane Sandy destroyed her home in 2012, Barbara says her hope was restored by Habitat for Humanity in Monmouth County. “We have a beautiful and safe place to rest our heads at night. Habitat rebuilt our home and healed our hearts.” [ Habitat.ngo Link ]

Building back stronger after Hurricane Sandy

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From CBS News: When paying the rent means going hungry [ Habitat.ngo Link ]

When paying the rent means going hungry

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One of the most common questions asked about Habitat for Humanity is, "Who qualifies for a Habitat home?" Find the answer here. [ Habitat.ngo Link ]

How to qualify for a Habitat home

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Housing need presents itself wherever people live and work, and it has far-reaching effects. By partnering with us, families seize the opportunity and possibility that decent, affordable housing represents. Through shelter, we empower. [ Habitat.ngo Link ]

The need for housing

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Troy’s mother had a dream. She longed to give her son what she had growing up: a sense of security, stability and safety. A #Habitat house in Georgia finally makes that possible. She no longer worries about always-increasing rent and possesses the know-how to become a successful homeowner. Troy can now thrive in their new home, a brighter future ahead of him.
Congratulations to Deshaun Watson, who grew up in a Habitat for Humanity home, for leading Clemson Football to a thrilling win in the 2016 National Championship last night. [ Habitat.ngo Link ] #CFBPlayoff

Deshaun Watson on the benefits of a safe home

See how much Deshaun Watson's life has changed for the better since he and his family put in the hours to achieve their goal of home ownership with Habitat f...

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From AP Sports: Keys to a Habitat for Humanity home gave Clemson Football quarterback Deshaun Watson and his family a new start. [ Habitat.ngo Link ]

How Deshaun Watson's First Home Set A Foundation

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Sandar enjoys a sunny day on the porch of her family’s new Habitat home in North Carolina. The safe, dynamic subdivision in which she lives was planned with community input, and it shows. A shared garden, a busy soccer field, affordable homes — every child deserves to grow up nestled in such a neighborhood.
Habitat works in over 70 countries worldwide including more than 25 countries in Europe, the Middle East and Africa. Learn more about where we build. [ Habitat.ngo Link ]

Where we build

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Maria Lucia wanted to provide a better life for her 7-year-old daughter Bia, so when Habitat Brazil began a repair and renovation project in her neighborhood, she quickly asked to join in. Read how their lives have improved. [ Habitat.ngo Link ]

A healthier home for Bia

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Does anyone deserve to be poor? WNYC Radio poses the question in this audio report.

Who Deserves To Be Poor?

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#ICYMI Check out this great video from Habitat for Humanity East Central Ohio showing how a Habitat home provides a strong foundation for children.
Here’s to a happy New Year and new beginnings! Thank you for a great 2016 and we look forward to working with you in 2017 to help more families build strength, stability and independence.
Who is Habitat for Humanity? Learn about our mission, our vision, our principles and who we are. [ Habitat.ngo Link ]

Our mission, vision and principles

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“For every parent, it is important that their child gets a good education," Hristina, a Habitat for Humanity Macedonia homeowner said. "Once you provide a future for your child, life will be easier from that point on.”

A better, surer future — that’s exactly the strength that Habitat seeks to help more families build.