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.
Dale Teague is an invaluable volunteer for the family services department of Knoxville Habitat for Humanity. His commitment and compassion changes the direction of lives and transforms the futures of countless families.
Regal Entertainment Group employees recently participated in the Blitz Build and were on the job site for seven straight days working alongside BYA AND LUPA’S FAMILY to build their new home. Hear what they have to say about the special experience!
Habitat Urban Garden (HUG) volunteers and Knoxville Habitat for Humanity homeowners celebrated the 200th home landscaping project with the most recent class of participants.
Raised in Great Falls, Montana, Dick was putting himself through school at Montana State University when the country called for him to serve. Five days after finishing his degree in mechanical engineering, he found himself at boot camp, followed by Officer Candidate School for an additional twenty-seven weeks.
KHFH elects Jay McBride as the chairman of the board of directors and welcomes new board member Elizabeth Carroll. Jay McBride has been involved in the construction industry for thirty years. He is a partner in TJ Development & Management, LLC and owns and operates McBride Company, LLC, a construction company. Primarily focused on commercial construction, Jay has built in the state of Tennessee since 1978. He also provides construction management services.
Covenant Partners After God's Heart, Protomet, and Brown Bag are joining forces with volunteers from Wallace Memorial Baptist Church to build the house that the Young family will purchase this summer. Volunteer Rhonda Archer captured great photos from the first day of their build.
Meet Veteran and Volunteer John Hartigan
A veteran of the US Navy (Korean Conflict), an outdoorsman and world traveler, an author and photographer, and a husband, father, and grandfather, John Hartigan has generously contributed many talents to our world over the years. Currently, he can be found volunteering three days a week for Knoxville Habitat for Humanity as a member of the indispensable crew of electricians.
We would like to recognize friends of Knoxville Habitat for Humanity who are members of the Leadership Knoxville Class of 2014.
Robyn Ulrich, SVP Consumer Products, Scripps Networks Interactive
Robyn is a member of the board of directors of Knoxville Habitat for Humanity, former chairman of the board, and a leader in Habitat’s women’s initiative S.H.O.P. (Sisters Hammering Out Poverty).