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  • Volunteer groups of 25 or less are now welcome at our ReStore and construction sites. It’s been a long year and we’ve missed having groups of volunteers at our job sites! Our construction and ReStore operations are in full swing and we would love for your business, church, club or any other type of organization to join us for a......

  • Interested in serving the Kaua’i community as an AmeriCorps Service Member? Kaua’i Habitat is happy to announce we have been awarded four AmeriCorps National Construction Crew Leader positions for the 2021-2022 service term. Applicants will need to apply through the HFHI/AmeriCorps website at https://www.habitat.org/about/careers/americorps/construction-crew-leader-2021-22-6691br. Resumes and cover letters, as well as questions may also be sent to Chelsea Crapser at......

  • A lot goes into becoming a homeowner. Many find the process intimidating and overwhelming, causing them to give up before they even get started. This is a serious problem, as we know home ownership provides a path out of poverty and offers security and stability to families on island. That’s where Hawaiian Community Assets comes in. According to their Mission;......

  • In observance of the 4th of July holiday, our ReStore will be closed Saturday, July 3, 2021. Please have a fun and safe holiday weekend. Mahalo...

  • We’d like to take a moment to offer a special thanks to Chris and Joan Davies, long-time Habitat volunteers, world travelers, and all around great folks who spent their winter volunteering at our construction site. They contributed a total of 230 volunteer hours and in addition to building homes, they also built a strong rapport with our staff and homeowners.......

  • It wasn’t your ordinary parade! Organizers of this year’s Pride Parade had to overcome tremendous obstacles in order to pull off a safe and entertaining event this year. Taking the states COVID restrictions into consideration, the organizers planned a fun filled ‘reverse’ parade that allowed spectators to drive along the parade route and enjoy seeing the participating floats lining the......

  • HPM Building Supply is celebrating it’s 100th Anniversary. It’s time for them to celebrate, but instead of receiving gifts, HPM is giving them. It’s true, HPM is celebrating this huge accomplishment by fulfilling “100 Acts of Service” to celebrate their 100 years. They believe this amazing anniversary is the perfect time to celebrate all the people that have played a......

  • The last day to register for the 2021 Housing Offering, which included opportunities in the Waimea Huakai subdivision and possible other scattered lots, has come and gone. Those individuals interested in the offering were required to confirm their interest by submitting a Program Eligibility Form to the Kaua’i Habitat for Humanity Administrative office by or before the deadline of 4:30pm......

  • Let’s face it, it’s been a rough year for all of us! The wear and tear from such a crazy year not only took a toll on us, it also took a toll on the volunteer shed at our ‘Ele’ele Iluna jobsite. The good news is, we have great people in our community that are always eager to lend a......

  • On Friday, April 30th, 2021 Kaua’i Habitat for Humanity passed the keys to six new homes on Kaua’i, raising the total number of homes constructed on island by the nonprofit to 208. Another group of 3 homebuyers received the keys to their homes on March 4, and five additional homebuyer families were presented their keys on March 26. Kaua’i Habitat......

  • Frequently Asked Questions How do I register for the 2021 Housing Offering? Click Housing Offering 2021 | Kauai Habitat for Humanity and follow the three step process. Who are the available lenders you work with? We work with USDA Rural Development and Island Pacific Mortgage. Do I have an option to choose between a 2, 3, or 4 bedroom unit?......

  • Kaua’i Habitat for Humanity is announcing its 2021 offering for affordable housing (house and lot) including opportunities in the Waimea Huakai subdivision and possible other scattered lots on island. Individuals who are interested in the Habitat self-help homebuyer program must fall within low income guidelines and meet other program requirements. Those interested should register by visiting Housing Offering 2021 |......

  • On Friday, March 26, 2021 Kaua’i Habitat for Humanity passed the keys to five new homes on Kaua’i. It marked the end of the long but rewarding journey (made especially difficult by this past years obstacles), of building ones own home. The deserving homebuyers include Nerissa Durant, Cosme Amulacion, Robert Williams, Zachary Kawai, and Russ Kanahele. These homebuyers achieved a......

  • In observance of Good Friday, our ReStore and Administrative Office will be closed on Friday, April 2, 2021.  ...

  • AmeriCorps service members are an amazing group of people. They dedicate 10 1/2 months of their lives addressing critical community needs through volunteerism. Here at Kaua’i Habitat for Humanity we are fortunate enough to have three of these amazing individuals addressing the affordable housing crisis on Kaua’i. They spend their days working side-by-side with local families as they build their......