Blog

  • We’re gearing up for the PRIDE Parade this weekend! A special mahalo to those who are volunteering to create Pride flags and banners for the event! We’ll be there proudly sharing that we are Kaua’i Habitat for ALL Humanity!!...

  • We kicked off a five-year advocacy campaign this week aimed at finding solutions to help create policies in all levels of government that will help improve home affordability. After all it is through shelter that we empower! Find out how you can help by visiting Habitat for Humanity’s Cost of Home webpage. News of our new campaign already hit The......

  • Father’s Day is this Sunday! Turn your Father’s Day shopping into a force for good. Shop at smile.amazon.com/ch/99-0302595 and Amazon donates to Kaua’i Habitat for Humanity!...

  • Our office will be closed on Tuesday, June 11th, 2019 in observance of King Kamehameha Day....

  • Aloha and thank you to all 274 households who submitted Income Assessment paperwork for our 2019 house & lot offering. The deadline to submit was last week Wednesday, May 22, 2019 at 4:00pm. The random drawing to assign file review numbers was conducted the afternoon of May 23. If you would like to know what your file review number is,......

  • In observance of Memorial Day our office will be closed Monday, May 27th, 2019.  ...

  • On Friday, May 17, Kaua‘i Habitat for Humanity held a Homeowner Recognition Ceremony to celebrate the completion of homes by its largest group of homebuyers since the inception of the organization in 1992. Staff, volunteers, donors, government officials, family, and friends were present to celebrate the accomplishments of the 17 families who now reside in the ‘Ele‘ele Iluna subdivision. Those......

  •   An amazing display of community occurred yesterday! The Boys & Girls Club of Hawaii, Lihue Clubhouse received a significant donation from Pure Storage to update their facilities. This financial donation was followed by a work day for employees of Pure Storage to give of their time in addition to the donation. On Thursday, May 16, 2019, around 200 volunteers......

  • “It was a roller coaster, but the best ride ever,” was how new homebuyer Ashley Conner described her experience becoming a home owner. Owning her own home had always been a dream of Ashley’s, but one that she didn’t think would ever come to fruition considering the continuously rising prices of homes on Kaua’i. She had heard about Kaua’i Habitat......

  • Wow! So much valuable information available all in one place. Don’t miss this opportunity to educate yourself and your family on how to handle a disaster....

  • A big mahalo to all who participated in this years Kaua’i Visitor Industry Charity Walk! We were so excited to hear that one of our homeowners won a trip aboard Alaska Airlines! Check out this article in The Garden Island about the event and how the community came together to reach the targeted goal. The Garden Island – Charity walkers......

  • It was a nice treat to have Megan Gilbert volunteering at our affiliate for a few days. Megan is an AmeriCorps service member currently serving as a Construction Crew Leader at the Maui affiliate of Habitat for Humanity. AmeriCorps offers its service members the opportunity to visit other affiliates to gain more knowledge of the organizations and communities they serve.......

  • “It was all god”, was Oeita Kauakahi response when asked how she became a new homebuyer in Kaua’i Habitat for Humanity’s self-build program. Oeita is currently doing construction on her future home in the ‘Ele’ele Iluna subdivision. She elaborated by sharing how “everything just lined up perfectly” as if guided by a higher power. Oeita learned about the current offering......

  •   We are so proud that our very own Guy Ambrose has been nominated as one of the Agency on Elderly Affairs Outstanding Older Americans. Those nominated are being recognized for making significant contributions to our island and its residents. Today, May 3, 2019, the Office of the Mayor and the Agency on Elderly Affairs will be hosting a ceremony......

  • Make an impact on a local family this Mother’s Day! When you shop for Mother’s Day gifts at Amazon Smile, Amazon will donate a portion of your purchase to Kaua’i Habitat! It’s the same great products as regular Amazon, but when you shop, they donate! So please share the word....