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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

Habitat for Humanity marked a major milestone Oct. 3 when it dedicated its 500,000th house in Maai Mahiu, Kenya, and begins construction on its 500,001st house in Paterson, N.J.   Knoxville Habitat for Humanity is among the more than 2,300...
Every year, Knoxville Habitat for Humanity relies upon the generous support of many people to carry out our work.  If you are one of those, we are truly grateful.   You can continue that support after you pass away by leaving an endowed...
  Thanks to the following individuals for their generous gifts in memory of or in honor of a loved one from September 1 to September 30, 2011.
Country music recording artist Keith Urban gave new meaning to the term “urban” renewal in Knoxville August 12th when he presented keys to the homeowner for the newest house on Knoxville’s “Music Row” – a Knoxville Habitat for Humanity initiative...
Drew Farr is a junior at Webb School of Knoxville. He is 17 years old and has been volunteering with Knoxville Habitat for Humanity to lead shed builds. His family is actively involved in Habitat and his father, Skip Farr (pictured at left with him...
The blitz for the 2011 Women Build is rapidly approaching on October 1. We are actively recruiting women to participate and have scheduled a training class for all interested people.   Lori Gano, the house leader for the Women Build, is...

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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