At Knoxville Habitat for Humanity, we are doing exciting things. We build more than houses. We help to change lives. As such, we always have good news to share about the progress we are making towards eliminating substandard housing in Knox County.


If you want to learn more about Knoxville Habitat for Humanity and the positive change we are bringing about in our community, please peruse our recent news below.  Also, you can read back issues of our e-newsletter “Green & BluePrints” or read what journalists and media outlets are writing about us in the news.


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Recent News

by Archie EllisChief Development Officer I heard an interesting statistic not long ago:  in the year 2000, there were 29 million people between the ages of 55 – 69; by the year 2015, there will be more than 61 million people who fall in...
Most everyone agrees that one of the best parts of being a Habitat for Humanity volunteer is the delicious lunches that Covenant Partners, volunteers and other supporters provide on the build sites each Saturday.   Knoxville Habitat for...
Thanks to the following individuals for their generous gifts in memory of or in honor of a loved one from July 1 to July 30, 2011. If you would like to make an honor or memory gift, please visit our secure donation page.    ...
Turn your old car into a new home. That's exactly what you can do through Habitat for Humanity's "Cars for Homes" program. So far this year, KHFH has received more than $8,000 in vehicle donations. When you donate to the “Cars for Homes”...
We're pleased to announce some exciting new improvements to, including a new and improved online donation form and a way for our website visitors to "like" or "share" stories and pages from the website on their personal Facebook pages. 
The board of directors has elected Robyn Ulrich as its chairman, effective July 1, 2011. Ulrich is the senior vice president of new product development for the home category at Scripps Networks Interactive, which includes the lifestyle television...

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Homeownership is a big part of The American Dream. At Knoxville Habitat for Humanity, we are a proud partner with individuals and families who are living in substandard housing conditions who want a safe and comfortable place to call home.

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