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  • Our community had a great time and raised much needed funds for Kaua’i Habitat for Humanity at the third annual Hammers N’ Ales island style Oktoberfest held on Saturday, October 12, 2019. It was a full house as ticket sales exceeded the past two years for a record breaking turnout. The success was due to the overwhelming support our organization......

  • More than 30 years ago, the United Nations General Assembly took an important step in promoting the idea that everyone deserves a decent place to live by declaring that the first Monday in October would be World Habitat Day. This day Habitat for Humanity and it’s partners around the world join together to communicate the message that adequate shelter is......

  • We are thrilled to have another AmeriCorps service member joining us to build homes and hope on Kaua’i! Mackenzie Hampson will be spending 10.5 months serving the Kaua’i community as a volunteer crew leader with our construction team. Originally from Baltimore, Maryland before attending college in Charleston, South Carolina; Mackenzie enjoys reading, hiking, going to the beach and hanging out......

  • We are so happy to welcome a new AmeriCorps service member to Kaua’i Habitat! AmeriCorps is a national service program, where members commit their time to address critical community needs. Gabriella Herbertz began her 10.5 month term as a volunteer crew leader with our construction team this month. Gabriella is from Duluth, Minnesota and enjoys hiking, swimming, knitting, reading and......

  • Check out the article in The Garden Island Newspaper about our Blessing Ceremony for the Waimea Huakai Subdivision Project! Waimea Huakai Housing Development will feature 67 units – The Garden Island...

  • Today was a milestone as the amazing Rev. Ipo Kahaunaele-Ferreira  blessed the land that will soon be home to the Waimea Huakai Subdivision. Kaua’i Habitat for Humanity along with their partners the County of Kaua’i and the Ahe Group welcomed supporters in Waimea and discussed the wonderful cooperation and partnerships that were formed to make this day possible. Speakers included......

  • As you know, we have been experiencing a period of rapid growth. This is a great thing, and to help us maneuver through this hectic time we are happy to announce the addition of Shai Bagain to our office staff. Shai will be working as an Administrative Assistant in our Development Department with a focus on the volunteer program. Please......

  • A very special mahalo to Barbara Barton who is doing so much for us and our homebuyers by volunteering at our ReStore! Barbara stopped by the ReStore one day and noticed how busy it was. She saw one of the staff members busily trying to do multiple tasks at once and approached her to simply ask if she needed any......

  • Volunteers made major progress working with future homeowners and Kaua’i Habitat staff in Anahola this week! Way to #BuildAloha...

  • The walls are going up quickly on homes in our ‘Ele’ele Iluna subdivision. This is due to the tremendous support and dedication from all the helping hands that have come together to make building homes, community and hope a priority on island. This week the wonderful Head family worked alongside other Habitat homebuyers, and volunteers from near and far to......

  • Please help us express our appreciation for Megan! She is visiting from Connecticut to volunteer with Kaua’i Habitat as part of our Travel & Build program. We so appreciate all you are doing for us and our community Megan! A big MAHALO to you!!...

  • Nursing student Sarah is busy doing construction in ‘Ele’ele as part of our Travel & Build program. She loves to travel and volunteering is a huge part of her life. We’re so lucky to have dedicated volunteers like her willing to do so much for our community. Mahalo Sarah, we appreciate you!  ...

  • Rona is visiting Kaua’i from central New Jersey. While on island she is volunteering as part of our Travel & Build program; building homes in our ‘Ele’ele Iluna subdivision. She’s worked with Habitat and Habitat ReStores in the past and has traveled to build with other Habitat affiliates. We are truly grateful to have her here and hope her time......

  • Nancy is visiting our island from Shrewsbury, MA as part of our Travel & Build program. While here she is working alongside our staff, home buyers and other volunteers on her team in our ‘Ele’ele Iluna subdivision. We are so grateful to have Nancy and her teammates building homes and hope with us! Mahalo Nancy...

  • Help us welcome Martha to the garden island! Martha is recently retired and has caught the travel bug. We are so glad she decided to utilize our Travel & Build program as a way to see the beauty of Kaua’i while helping out our community! Our volunteers are the BEST! Mahalo Martha...