The most beautiful day

Habitat Greensboro dedicated its second of six homes to be built in the Willow Oaks community on Tuesday, February 22. Rosalind Simpson, Director of Homeowner Services & Neighborhood Outreach, shared, “I would like to think that the rain means showers of blessings.” Indeed the day was filled with joyful blessings as Didier and Christine and […]

Lent – 40 Days of Purpose

As we prepare for Lent on Ash Wednesday, we open our hearts and minds to a time of reflection and preparation for Easter. It’s a season for listening and reflecting on what Lent can bring to our lives and the lives of others through us. Habitat for Humanity was founded, and continues to operate, as […]

2021 Mortgage Payoff Ceremony

Habitat for Humanity of Greater Greensboro hosted a virtual ‘Mortgage Payoff Ceremony’ on Thursday, January 13, 2022. This annual event, sponsored by Bank of America, honored the 20 Habitat Greensboro homeowners who paid off their mortgages in 2021. Despite an ongoing pandemic that has caused economic challenges for many in our community, these homeowners have […]

Women Build Dedication

Habitat Greensboro dedicated its Women Build 2021 home, the first of six homes to be built in the Willow Oaks community, on Saturday, January 8. The home was dedicated for the Smith Family – Tamieka and her sons Christian and Cameron. Despite the chilly weather, the mood was jubilant as donors, volunteers, and community members […]

committed to community

Through partnership, Habitat Greensboro builds community. There may be no better example of the strength of this commitment than the Eastside Park Community Center, which was born of the dreams and determination of community residents, led by the late Estella Marie Stamey. In the early ’90s, the City of Greensboro recognized development needs for the […]

paying it forward

In 1998, Tarig bounded into his apartment, twirled his wife Siddiga around, and triumphantly shared that they had won the VISA lottery to move to the United States. While Tarig was overjoyed, Siddiga was filled with fear. Siddiga’s impression of the U.S. came from movies she had watched, leading her to believe it was a […]

every home

This fall, Zena will make her sixth move since relocating to Greensboro in 2002. Thanks to your support, this will be the last time she will need to pack her apartment, move her belongings, and transfer her son to a different school. This time, Zena moves into a safe, stable, and permanent home for herself […]