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

Amy Oprea's life story is like one of the novels she loves to read. Amy is a quiet and unassuming woman who works nearly unnoticed to the public, behind the scenes at our Thrift Store, where she logs 40+ hours a week sorting and racking all of...
Knoxville history enthusiasts take note: Knoxville Habitat for Humanity recently helped to preserve an important element in the city’s black heritage by donating land once used as a station on the Underground Railroad for fugitive slaves on their...
Dear Friends:   All year long, we ask you for your support for our mission and ministry, and you have consistently stepped up to offer it.  
Santa is making his list and checking it twice ... and he'll be at our Thrift Store this month to see if you've been naughty or nice.   We hope you will drop by to see Santa and have your picture made with him between noon and 3 p.m. on...
Thanks to the following individuals for their generous gifts in honor of or in memory of a loved one from November 1 to November 30, 2010. If you would like to make an honor or memory gift, please visit our secure donation page. GIFTS IN...
400 houses in 25 years.   That’s a lot of houses. But more importantly, that’s a lot of lives changed because of the “hand up” that Knoxville Habitat for Humanity provides.   And many of those families whose lives have been touched by...

SHOP Sisters Hammering out Poverty              

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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.

From donations of money or land to cars and items we sell, here’s how you can help.

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