Homeowner Stories

Habitat for Humanity's impact goes so much farther than just building homes. When hardworking families achieve strength, stability, and independence through affordable homeownership, we address so many other social issues—including financial stability, education, health, safety, and happiness.

Habitat gives hardworking families a "hand up," not a hand out. This allows people who are dedicated to invest their time, energy, and finances into building their future. We're proud that our work empowers families to live up to their full potential, and creates new opportunities that can transform lives for generations.

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Read inspiring stories about homeowners who have achieved strength, stability and independence since purchasing their Habitat homes.

Shelby & Isaiah

Shelby and Isaiah

Zach & Quana

Zach and Quana

Sarah & Manuel

Sarah and Manuel

Samantha & Darren

Samantha and Darren





Phillip & Heidi

Phillip, Heidi and their kids


Azariah with her sons in their home

Javier & Rosalba

Javier, Rosalba and Emmanuel

Araceli & Ernesto

Araceli, Ernesto and their three children

Emal & Wajma

Emal, Wajma and their three children

Donna & Chris

Donna, Chris and their children

Judith & Omar

Judith and Omar

Madrid Family

Madrid Family

Ahmed & Rusul

Ahmed and Rusul



Williams Family

Ronnettia Williams

Lisa & Francisco

Lisa and Frankie



David & Furaha

David and Furaha