Volunteer

In honor of National Volunteer Week we recognized a few of our outstanding volunteers this week. We met at Grinds cafe for a hearty breakfast and lots of laughs as we presented personalized hard hats to volunteers that have gone above and beyond for Kaua‘i Habitat for Humanity. It's amazing how much time these volunteers have logged.  Together these three...

A big mahalo to the students from San Diego Academy High School! A group of 25 youth spent time on Kaua‘i volunteering with Kaua‘i Habitat. They participated in landscaping projects as well as painting with our Brush of Kindness program. It's great to see these young people choosing service as a way to spend their spring break....

Here are just a few reasons why We Build!Homeownership can help break the cycle of poverty by allowing families to accumulate wealth through home equity; for low-income families, housing wealth often equals total wealth Higher rates of homeownership correspond with increased household and neighborhood stability and a reduction in violent crime in a neighborhood Compared to renters, children of...

This month we are recognizing one of our most loyal and dependable volunteers. His name is Guy Ambrose and he continually goes above and beyond in his service to Kaua‘i Habitat. We count on him for so many things, and feel a loss on the rare days that he is not around. One of Guys primary duties is picking up...

First Hawaiian Bank continues to clean up Kaua‘i, and we are grateful for all the help at our job site in Anahola! With the Loketi family home nearing completion, it was time to start transforming the area from build site to family yard. With the help of more than a dozen volunteers from First Hawaiian Bank we were able to...

Awesome volunteers spent the week stuffing envelopes and talking story at Kaua‘i Habitat this week! It was so much fun having so many smiling faces in the office. They all worked so hard and we couldn't be more grateful! Mahalo Volunteers! You build homes and hope on Kaua‘i!...

A very big congratulations to our lovebirds Grace Nieh and Justin Lin on their recent marriage! They have been a wonderful part of our family and we couldn't be more excited for them. May you share with each other the love and dedication that you have shared with us over the past couple of years....

On September 12th, 1994, President Bill Clinton swore in the first class of 20,000 AmeriCorps members, stating: "Service is a spark to rekindle the spirit of democracy in an age of uncertainty. When it is all said and done, it comes down to three simple questions: What is right? What is wrong? And what are we going to do about...