House Dedications

On Friday, March 26, 2021 Kaua'i Habitat for Humanity passed the keys to five new homes on Kaua'i. It marked the end of the long but rewarding journey (made especially difficult by this past years obstacles), of building ones own home. The deserving homebuyers include Nerissa Durant, Cosme Amulacion, Robert Williams, Zachary Kawai, and Russ Kanahele. These homebuyers achieved a tremendous...

It was a day to celebrate, as new homebuyers received the keys to the homes they built alongside their neighbors, volunteers and Kaua`i Habitat for Humanity staff. The three homes are just the latest additions to this phase of construction at the `Ele`ele Iluna subdivision, which will house a total of 125 Habitat homes once all construction is completed in...

Things are moving right along at our 'Ele'ele Iluna subdivision! On June 29th, five more families completed their final paperwork and were given the keys to their brand new homes. This is a tremendous day in the lives of these families. It's the day when all the hard work pays off! Congratulations to the Kim, Mainaaupo, Robley, Braun and Koslowski...

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 beautiful gathering as we celebrated the accomplishments of Phrystal Bacio, Mele DeCosta and Shawntel Yadao at a House Dedication ceremony to honor our newest homebuyers. The celebration began with an opening pule by Catherine Shiningstar Ka'auwai who works as the Family Services Manager for Kaua'i Habitat. "This is my favorite part of the process," stated Catherine, "I...

On Friday, April 20, 2018 our ′Ele′ele Iluna subdivision was filled with government officials, board members, staff, homeowners, volunteers and supporters as we dedicated twelve new homes in the neighborhood. We were thrilled as the Rev. Lynn Kahaunaele-Ferreira blessed the work that was done by the many onlookers. Now celebrating our 25th year of providing affordable housing solutions on Kaua′i, we...