Homebuyers

Our Construction Supervisors, AmeriCorps Servicemembers, homeowners and core volunteers have been very busy making dreams come true this week. Yes, the dream of homoeownership is alive and well in our 'Ele'ele Iluna neighborhood, especially for future homebuyers Robert Williams and Zachary Kawai who are seeing the walls go up in their future homes. The day the walls go up is always...

There is nothing better than seeing members of our community moving into homes they can afford. Recently we were lucky enough to witness just that. Nine wonderful families completed the building process in our 'Ele'ele Iluna subdivision and were handed the keys to their new homes. Many of them had their trucks already loaded and began moving in right away....

  Like many on Kaua'i, Joel found himself renting a room from his mother-in-law and his growing family was running out of space. Joel, his wife, and two kids share a room and a bed. With a six year old and a nine month old, Joel has known for a while that he needs space for his family to grow. Longing...

This past Saturday we were lucky enough to have two wonderful groups of volunteers show up to build #homesandhope. Students from Bringham Young University's Oahu campus, as well as members from All Saints Episcopal Church of Kapa'a, weren't afraid to get a little dirty as they took on the task of painting with future homebuyers in Anahola. In spite of...

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...

The best part of the Kaua'i Habitat for Humanity process is the day our new homebuyers get the keys to their new homes! Here are just a couple of the newest members of the Kaua'i Habitat 'ohana picking up their keys! Those keys will open up a world of opportunities for these wonderful families! We couldn't be happier for them. ...

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,...

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...

“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...