News & Events

News of our ‘Ele‘ele Iluna Phase IIB Groundbreaking was highlighted in The Garden Island newspaper this past weekend. An especially interesting point was made regarding how our homeowners are building wealth by building with us. Read the article as it appeared in Saturdays edition by clicking here....

Enjoy this great article as it appeared in The Garden Island newspaper regarding our work and the funding options available. Two informational meetings will be held this month for those interested in applying for the Habitat self-help homebuyer program, which uses funding from the United States Department of Agriculture Rural Department. http://thegardenisland.com/news/local/building-ohana-one-nail-at-a-time/article_7039d60a-f875-595d-8b0d-5b6ffc06438f.html    ...

It's time for 'Give Aloha', Foodland's annual community matching gifts program. This program honors Foodland's founder, Maurice J. "Sully" Sullivan, and his legacy of giving back to the community. From September 1-30, you can make a donation up to $249 to Kaua‘i Habitat for Humanity at the Waipouli Foodland and Foodland and the Western Union Foundation will match a portion...

For a limited time, KIUC and the County of Kauai are sponsoring a local free home efficiency service to low-income and elderly families. Upgrade your home and reduce your bills! ...

The need for affordable housing on island was addressed at a recent Kaua‘i County Council meeting. Read the article 'Housing needs are astronomical' as it appeared in The Garden Island Newspaper. http://m.thegardenisland.com/news/local/govt-and-politics/housing-needs-are-astronomical/article_2e86af62-6d99-578e-8c47-dd51e445c0d4.html?mode=jqm      ...

Tropic Care is currently on island offering free basic medical care. This is a great opportunity for many on island residence to receive services that they may not normally have access to. Bus service to Tropic Care locations is also free. Services offered include physical exams, eye exams, eyeglasses, dental exams, tooth extractions and fillings. We just wanted to share...

Please join us in welcoming Shana Cruz to the Kaua‘i Habitat ‘ohana as our new Volunteer Coordinator! As Volunteer Coordinator, Shana will be handling all aspects of recruiting, scheduling and supporting our local and visiting volunteers. With her positive attitude and winning personality we know she will be a great asset to our team and will build strong relationships with...

It's the second year in a row that Habitat for Humanity has been named "Brand of the Year" in the social services nonprofit category based on the 2016 Harris Poll EquiTrend Equity Score. Habitat has also been named the "Most Trusted" and "Most Loved" brand within its category this year. It's an outstanding achievement and we are so proud that...

Helping Hand is a weekly feature on Hawai‘i Public Radio that highlights organizations that assist the disabled as well as others in the community. This past week our own Executive Director, Stephen Spears, was welcomed by the host of Honolulu All Things Considered, Dave Lawrence. To hear the broadcast as it appears online click here. It's a great interview that...