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Habitat on the Hill: Advocating for Affordable Housing

South Puget Sound Habitat for Humanity recently had the privilege of participating in Habitat on the Hill, a nationwide gathering where advocates from Habitat affiliates across the country come together to champion affordable housing initiatives. Our very own Interim CEO, Greg, had the opportunity to represent our organization at this impactful event.

By |February 15th, 2024|Categories: Blog, News|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Celebrating Our Volunteers and Donors: The Heart of Our Mission

As we celebrate Valentine's Month, we extend our heartfelt gratitude to our amazing volunteers and donors who are the heartbeat of our organization. Without your unwavering support, dedication, and generosity, we wouldn't be able to fulfill our mission of building homes, hope, and brighter futures for families in Thurston County.

The Roots of Advocacy: Black Leaders in Housing

In the tapestry of American history, the profound contributions of Black leaders in housing advocacy have woven a narrative of resilience, determination, and a commitment to building equitable communities. As we celebrate Black History Month, it is crucial to explore the roots of advocacy that have shaped the landscape of community development and affordable housing.

By |February 13th, 2024|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Reflecting on a Night of Gratitude: Volunteer Appreciation Night

On December 6th, we had the privilege of coming together for a memorable evening - our Volunteer Appreciation Night. Now, as we reflect on the event, we are filled with gratitude for the incredible moments shared and the bonds strengthened.

By |January 16th, 2024|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , |

Yelm Habitat Store Transformed into a Sustainable Powerhouse

We are excited to announce the successful completion of our transformative project made possible by the prestigious Puget Sound Energy Solar Grant. The grant enabled us to install solar panels on the south side of the Yelm Habitat Store, representing a significant achievement in our commitment to embracing renewable energy and fostering a sustainable future. Thrilled to combine affordable housing with environmentally friendly practices, we are proud to have taken this momentous step powered by the sun!

By |January 16th, 2024|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , , |

New Year, New Hope: How Housing Transforms Lives

As we usher in the New Year, South Puget Sound Habitat for Humanity reflects on the incredible stories of hope and transformation that have unfolded within our community. We believe in the power of housing to create new beginnings, offering families the stability and security they need to thrive.

By |January 2nd, 2024|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , |

Winter Safety Tips for Homeowners

As the chill sets in, ensuring your home is ready to face the colder months becomes crucial. At South Puget Sound Habitat for Humanity, we understand the importance of a warm and secure home during winter, and we're here to share some valuable tips to help homeowners prepare for the season.

By |December 5th, 2023|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , |

Celebrating Success: Reflecting on the Raise the Roof Gala

Our heartfelt thanks to everyone who made the Raise the Roof Gala a night to remember. Your commitment to affordable housing is a force that propels us forward, and we look forward to continuing this journey with you.

By |December 5th, 2023|Categories: Blog, Events|Tags: , , , , |

A Message from Our CEO and Board President

I hope this letter finds you in good health and high spirits. It is with a mixture of emotions I write to inform you of my decision to resign from my position as the Chief Executive Officer of South Puget Sound Habitat for Humanity.

By |July 7th, 2023|Categories: Blog, News|Tags: , , , |

Critical Home Repair Spotlight: Ms. Mattocks

South Puget Sound Habitat for Humanity’s Critical Home Repair program helps seniors age in place. Critical Home Repair (CHR) is a program that works directly with homeowners who need assistance with critical repairs to address health and safety issues in their home. CHR provides a vital service to homeowners, makes a positive impact on their lives and often times their neighborhoods as well.

By |January 27th, 2023|Categories: Blog, News|Tags: , , , |
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