Author: development

A relationship between Kaua'i Habitat for Humanity and Kaua'i Community College formed last year. A mutually beneficial relationship that in turn benefits the entire island. It began when the Director of Construction at Kaua'i Habitat for Humanity, Trace Wright, and Carpentry Instructor at Kaua'i Community College, Duke Lang, came together to foster a relationship that would result in the two...

On Friday, December 10th, 2021 Kaua`i Habitat for Humanity passed the keys to five new affordable homes on Kaua‘i, just in time for the Christmas holiday. The new homes are part of the ‘Ele‘ele Iluna subdivision on the west side of Kaua‘i. This leaves just thirteen remaining homes to be built in the ‘Ele‘ele subdivision before attention is shifted further...

You may have heard us mention that we have an amazing group of AmeriCorp NCCC volunteers working with us to build homes and hope on Kaua'i. Well, that's not all they are helping with. This wonderful group of volunteers took a break from construction for a day to share their time and skills with other nonprofits on island. The team of...

Dear Kaua‘i Habitat ‘ohana, This holiday season I find myself reflecting back and giving thanks for those who came before me and created this amazing organization. Kaua‘i Habitat had remarkable beginnings – largely due to the dedication of our founder, Auntie LaFrance Kapaka-Arboleda, our first board of directors, our first homeowners, and our first transformational gift of $1.5 million that enabled...

Kaua‘i Habitat for Humanity is proud to announce that it has been awarded grants totaling $4.85 million from Priscilla Chan and Mark Zuckerberg through the Chan Zuckerberg Kauai Community Fund of the Hawaii Community Foundation. The grants will be used toward construction of affordable housing units in Kaua‘i Habitat’s Waimea Huakai subdivision, Anahola, and the upcoming Kauhale O Waipouli...

The great folks at Oceanfront Sotheby's International Realty were back at the jobsite today for another great day of building homes, communities and hope. It's not the first time this group has been out to the jobsite. In fact, it isn't even the first time this month that these amazing volunteers have shown up to work alongside our staff and...

Over the years we have been so fortunate to have volunteers from Team Rubicon visit our island and work along side us. Team Rubicon is a veteran organization that unites the skills and experiences of military veterans with vulnerable and at-risk populations in need of their help. They have helped us tremendously and have made two trips to help us...

On Friday, October 29th, 2021 Kaua`i Habitat for Humanity passed the keys to five new affordable homes on Kaua‘i, raising the total number of homes constructed on island by the nonprofit to 213. The new homes are part of the ‘Ele‘ele Iluna subdivision on the west side of Kaua‘i, leaving eighteen remaining homes to be built in the ‘Ele‘ele subdivision...