Habitat of Durham celebrates the start of each home build with a kickoff event - and YOU are always invited! These short, 30-minute ceremonies usually consist of a few words from Habitat, the partner family, and any sponsors associated with the build and then fellowship over a modest m… Read More
An anonymous donor has fully sponsored a Durham Habitat home to honor Pope Francis for his commitment to social justice and reinvigorating the Catholic Church. Our inspired donor hopes that this home will provide a unifying, celebratory opportunity for both Catholic and non-Catholic v… Read More
Durham Habitat recently kicked off a new Stewards Fund Challenge Grant: a $200,000 one-to-one challenge to support the acquisition of future Habitat home sites in Durham’s inner city neighborhoods.
"One of our biggest obstacles to serving more Durham families is land," said Blake Strayhorn, Durham Habitat's executive director. "If we had more land, we could serve more families." Read More
Walter Dalton's deputy campaign manager has been named a director at Habitat for Humanity of Durham. Derwin Dubose, who has also held policy jobs with the Lieutenant Governor and State Treasurer's offices, will be director of programs and communications for the non-profit Christian housing … Read More
Habitat for Humanity of Durham has named Blake Strayhorn as its next President/Executive Director. Late last year, the organization began a nationwide search. It brought forth scores of qualified candidates that met the organization’s board criteria for leadership, community… Read More