News

At Knoxville Habitat for Humanity, we are doing exciting things. We build more than houses. We help to change lives. As such, we are 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 check out our PRESS RELEASES, read back issues of our e-newsletters “Green & BluePrints” or “Re-Use News”, or read what journalists and media outlets are writing about us in the news.

 

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Recent News

In the days leading up to Mother’s Day on May 8, hundreds of female volunteers will  pound nails and raise walls at Habitat for Humanity construction sites in all 50 states in recognition of National Women Build Week, April 30 – May 8.  ...
Thanks to the following individuals for their generous gifts in memory of a loved one from April 1 through April 30, 2011. If you would like to make an honor or memory gift, please visit our secure donation page.   In Memory of Marie Chapman:...
In just seven short days from April 9th to the 16th, Knoxville Habitat for Humanity and more than a thousand volunteers will come together to build seven houses from the ground up and establish the beginning of Silver Leaf, Habitat for Humanity’s...
Patience, determination and transformation describe Candy Zancker on her path to homeownership in Knoxville Habitat for Humanity’s new Silver Leaf subdivision, where her home will be built as part of a seven house blitz build April 9 to 16th, 2011...
“Woe to you who add house to house and join field to field till no space is left and you live alone in the land.” – Isaiah 5:8   This Bible verse changed the course of Michael Gates’ destiny.  
LaTravia Cartwright didn’t take no for an answer when her application to Knoxville Habitat for Humanity was denied in September 2009 as a result of having too much debt. Because Habitat for Humanity sells its homes with a 0% interest loan,...

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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