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Core Volunteer Paul Camp named a Channel 7 "Everyday Hero"

Oct. 13, 2020

In October, Habitat Metro Denver Core Volunteer Paul Camp received a surprise visit from Channel 7, which honored him with its Everyday Hero award. The accolade recognizes Coloradans who are making a difference in their communities.

Celebrating Lucy's 25 Years!

July 2, 2020

We're honored to celebrate one of the longest volunteer anniversaries in our history with Lucy's 25 years of service to Habitat for Humanity of Metro Denver!

Meet DSST ReStore Intern Erick!

Jan. 2, 2020

“I feel like I am making a difference because I get to help my fellow teammates, and Habitat has become a community to me.”

Ray Finney: Founder and Pioneer Volunteer

Dec. 2, 2019

“This work is so important. It is one thing to raise funds and swing a hammer, but the real satisfaction comes from driving by a house you built 35-years ago and seeing it filled with love..."

CEO Build 2019 Hammers Away!

Sept. 30, 2019

“Habitat is a great organization to work with. This is a very rewarding experience for me personally to come out and do this for a day.” - Joe Ellis, CEO of the Broncos

Meet Family Services Core Volunteer Roz

July 3, 2019

“One of my life goals is to be of service and I cannot think of a more meaningful, hands on way, to meet this commitment than through Habitat for Humanity.”

Why Habitat is Good for Business

May 3, 2019

“Our employees and our customers have benefited from this partnership by sharing in the joy of building homes together.” – Steve Shaffer, CEO and President, Zunesis

Celebrating Women- Meet Core Volunteer Karen

Feb. 25, 2019

“I really enjoy being a Core Volunteer, it's so satisfying to work alongside other volunteers and especially the homeowners who will benefit from the work we do."

Winter Warriors Rock Our Houses

Feb. 12, 2019

In the depths of winter, over 1300 incredible volunteers have helped our staff and partner families continue building homes and hope.

Meet Core ReStore Volunteer Ed Fox

Nov. 12, 2018

Ed is a Core Volunteer who began volunteering with us in May 2018 at the Littleton ReStore and enjoys spending time both in the store, as well as helping the Volunteer team with recruitment.

Meet Core Volunteer Dave Woodlee

Sept. 12, 2018

Now a core volunteer who regularly volunteers with Habitat, Dave attended Fort Logan Elementary School, the site where he is helping to build the 63 homes of Sheridan Square.

You can shape Habitat’s future in Westwood

June 28, 2018

Habitat Metro Denver is expanding our Neighborhood Revitalization program into Westwood, and you can be an integral part in shaping our future efforts by helping us get to know the neighborhood and its residents.

Thank You Volunteers

April 15, 2018

In honor of National Volunteer Week, April 15-21, we Thank YOU for your time and committment to building a world where everyone has a safe, decent, and affordable place to call home.

“I found Habitat and I just love it.”

April 10, 2018

As a “Regular” with Habitat, Kevin Klem devotes much of his week to volunteering with Habitat Home Repair, Renovations, ReStore Trucks, and Production Shop.

Habitat Love Connections

Feb. 14, 2018

Volunteering on a Habitat build site and working side-by-side with other volunteers is a great way to meet new people. And you never know when sparks might fly and turn into something more… In honor of Valentine’s Day, here’s one of our favorite Habitat love stories from former staff members, Brady and Amanda.

Meet Core Volunteer Stephen Lauria

Feb. 13, 2018

For Stephen, dedicating every other Friday to build with Habitat is a fulfilling way to get outside, meet new people, and see an impact in what he helps build.

Building with Habitat for 15 Years

Aug. 16, 2017

Jan Detweiler has been volunteering with Habitat for 15 years. She is passionate about helping people and Habitat’s mission of building affordable housing alongside future homeowners.

Meet Steve Nevers: Regular Construction Volunteer

Feb. 9, 2017

“I always knew I wanted to be a regular volunteer,” Steve says with a grin. A year into getting involved as a regular Habitat volunteer, Steve knows he’s found a special place to spend his time.