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  • Kaua’i Habitat for Humanity is happy to welcome two new members to the Kaua’i Habitat ‘ohana! Juliana Sebben and Kyle Gilioli will be serving our island community as AmeriCorps service members, building homes and hope on Kaua’i. AmeriCorps is national service program that works with organizations to address critical needs in the community. At Kaua’i Habitat they will be addressing......

  • Kaua’i Board of Realtors returns to the Kaua’i Habitat for Humanity jobsite to continue building homes, communities and hope on Kaua’i. It’s not the first time! KBR has shown up many times over the years to help us with our vision of a world where everyone has a safe, decent and affordable place to call home. On Saturday, August 14th,......

  • Homeownership consists of far more than just building a house. The beautiful thing is those houses become homes, and those homes quickly become part of our community. We’re so fortunate that here on Kaua’i we have a strong community that understands that by supporting each other, our community grows stronger. Recently two local organizations in our community went out of......

  • Stability is a word we hear often at Kaua’i Habitat for Humanity. It’s something every family is seeking, but in these economic times, it is getting more and more difficult to achieve. It’s especially difficult for young families, like Tara McCoy and her little ones, who are just starting to build the foundation for their future. This foundation will determine......

  •   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......

  •   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......

  • 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?......