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Repair Tales: Rise & Run

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           As neighborhoods change and develop and home prices increase, repairs programs are essential components for helping homeowners maintain what may be their biggest asset, and remain in their homes safely. Below is the repairs story from one work site w… Read More

Meet the 50th President - A Durham Habitat Success Story

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Habitat Home Builders Blitz 2016

  By Blake Strayhorn My twelve-year-old friend David’s mother, Hannah, is buying a home from Durham Habitat. David is smart, a good conversationalist; he’s got a strong grip and he looks you in the eye when he shakes your hand.  There are many stars in the group of Ha… Read More

A PATHWAY TO HOPE: MEET HABITAT HOMEOWNER & SUPER-MOM, ROBIN DAVIS

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Standing in the living room of her new Habitat home, Robin Davis shows off her prized Thomas Kincade painting. “When times were rough, I would look at this painting and dream about walking up that pathway,” she explains. For the past eight years, Robin has lived in a rental pr… Read More

Habitat Success Stories

Twenty years ago, Bob came to a Habitat construction site, and he's been volunteering since. "Framing is the fun part," Bob says, "but my favorite task is roofing." He also leads a youth group in making rain barrels for each Habitat home.

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