Builds

There is nothing better than hearing the sound of hammering in our baseyard! It's a sound that indicates new homebuyers are starting the process of building the walls that will one day form their new houses. This week, four of our newest homebuyers started that process. Ashley Conner, Josey Jacinto, Taira Kajiwara and Oeita Kauakahi showed up with family and...

Recently we had a group of students from Portland Community College spend their winter break from school volunteering with Kaua'i Habitat for Humanity. It was a great week as the students were excited and enthusiastic about learning about Kaua'i and our need for affordable housing. Once back at school the students shared their experience building with homebuyers in our 'Ele'ele...

A big MAHALO to the students and faculty of Portland Community College who spent the week leading up to Christmas building homes, community and hope with Kaua'i Habitat. Read the article about their generosity of spirit that was published in The Garden Island newspaper. The Garden Island - Helping for the holidays ...

Volunteers from Gather Federal Credit Union built homes, community and hope this past weekend as they spent the day working along side our homebuyers as they raised walls, installed insulation and painted house exteriors. The hard work they supplied truly supported their motto; "The more we gather, the more we grow". ...

A big mahalo to Dow AgroSciences for supporting Kaua‘i Habitat for Humanity and spending the day building with us! Way to BUILD ALOHA!  ...

SPECIAL UPDATE Kauai Habitat for Humanity begins long-term flood recovery work around the island Aloha to our dear supporters, Twenty five years ago community need and generous donations helped establish our affiliate here on Kauai in the aftermath of Hurricane Iniki. We mobilized then to further the island’s long term recovery through construction of affordable homes for families in need. Since then, we have...

We were fortunate enough this week to host a team of college students who spent their spring break building homes and hope on Kaua‘i! A big MAHALO to the students and staff of Portland Community College for spending their time helping out our community! ...

We are gearing up for this years National Women Build Week and were delighted to see the article published in The Garden Island calling for women on island to participate in the event. To read the article "Kauai Habitat calling all women" as it appeared in The Garden Island newspaper click here. ...

Our goal at Kaua‘i Habitat for Humanity is to help those in need of a safe, decent and affordable house achieve the dream of homeownership. To achieve this goal it is imperative that we inform and educate not only on the need for affordable housing on island, but also on the process of attaining it. The need for affordable homes...

Kaua‘i Habitat staff and homebuyer Lance Kauwe had a blast building with Team Dow AgroSciences on Wednesday, August 2. Over a dozen employees from Dow came out to install roofing material and siding on the future home of Lance and Jaime Kauwe. Mahalo to The Dow Chemical Company for the generous house sponsorship and Team Dow AgroSciences for building homes...