The Lay Family Home

The Lay Family home is being built by the Habitat site supervisor Jerry. Ryan is a member of Habitat's construction team who will also be helping build the home.

To learn more about the Lay Family click HERE.

August 28th, 2019

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alma fuqua

Siding work is almost done! The Duke Fuqua School of Business MBA students who volunteered with Durham Habitat Aug 12-16 made a lot of progress on the siding on Alma's house, in addition to doing some interior work. To see more photos of "Fuqua Week" be sure to check out our Durham Habitat Facebook feed.

August 7th, 2019

A talented team of subcontractors installing the roof trusses of the Lay family home!

August 2nd, 2019

Volunteers helping to build the porch of the Lay family home!

July 6th, 2019

Raising walls at the Lay family home!

July 6th, 2019

The Lay family and friends at the kickoff of the home!

Habitat Success Stories

Lal is a Burmese refugee who came to Durham after stops in India and Thailand. Lal partnered with Habitat and the Durham Literacy Center to renovate a historic home in East Durham. “There is no more fear,” Lal said. “We won’t have to move again because the home belongs to us.”