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We have been blessed once again to be visited by a volunteer group from Trinity Western University! Trinity Western is a private Christian liberal arts university in Langley, British Columbia, Canada. These amazing college students are being led by Allan and Sylvia Kotanen and have spent more than a week working on various construction projects in our 'Ele'ele Iluna subdivision....

Today we had to say farewell to one of our amazing AmeriCorps members, Maddi, who just completed her 10 1/2 months of service at Kaua'i Habitat for Humanity. AmeriCorps members donate their time helping others and addressing critical needs in the community. We are so grateful that Maddi helped us tackle the affordable housing crisis by working alongside our staff...

A big mahalo to all the great volunteers from Corteva Agriscience that spent the day building homes and hope alongside our staff and homebuyers! This group worked on insulation, window trim and painting in our 'Ele'ele Iluna subdivision. It's amazing what they got done in just one day! Mahalo volunteers! If you know of or are a part of a group...

  Please help us in welcoming Lauren Sarg to the Kaua'i Habitat 'ohana!! Lauren will be working alongside our staff and homebuyers as she dedicates 10 1/2 months to serving our community as an AmeriCorps Service Member. AmeriCorps is a voluntary civil society program that engages adults in public service work with a goal of "helping others and meeting critical needs...

  Like many on Kaua'i, Joel found himself renting a room from his mother-in-law and his growing family was running out of space. Joel, his wife, and two kids share a room and a bed. With a six year old and a nine month old, Joel has known for a while that he needs space for his family to grow. Longing...

As the great Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. said, “Everybody can be great, because everybody can serve.” The Martin Luther King Jr. holiday on Jan. 20, 2020, marks the 25th anniversary of the day of service that celebrates the Civil Rights leader’s life and legacy. It is the only federal holiday designated as a national day of service to encourage...

Happy Anniversary Kaua'i Habitat!! To celebrate our longevity our ReStore is marking down everything in the store 20% on Saturday, January 25, 2020! Stop by and celebrate by saving $$! It's our way of saying mahalo for supporting us all these years!...

[caption id="attachment_10740" align="alignnone" width="760"] Photo Credit - Dennis Fujimoto / The Garden Island[/caption] Thanks to a new county program, we now have another option for keeping items out of our landfill. Our ReStore can now ship overstocked items to those in need on Oahu and make room for new donations on our sales floor! Read more about it in this story...