celebrating home

On Saturday, January 7, Habitat Greensboro celebrated the first Home Dedication of 2023 for Fantasia, her fiancé Nigel, and her son Kyrie. Despite the chilly winter weather and overcast sky, numerous friends and family members joined with Habitat Greensboro staff and board members to celebrate Fantasia and to acknowledge her journey to homeownership. Habitat Greensboro’s […]

Small Wonders 2023

Habitat for Humanity Greater Greensboro is pleased to announce the 2023 Small Wonders Endowment Fund Scholarship Program. The application process opens on Wednesday, February 01, 2023 and concludes on Friday, April 14, 2023. Scholarships are awarded to Habitat for Humanity of Greater Greensboro homeowners or their children for continuing education. This scholarship may be used […]

we are building, we are growing

On Saturday, December 10, Habitat Greensboro officially kicked off Phase 2 of construction in the Willow Oaks Community, marking the beginning of the construction of four new single-family homes for future homeowners April, Breyonna, Kelli, and Terri. Habitat Greensboro’s Chief Operating Officer, Ruthie Richardson-Robinson, welcomed those in attendance, sharing, “Today is a very special day […]

determination, hard work, and unity

On Saturday, November 19, Habitat Greensboro dedicated its third home in the Lincoln Heights community. The home was dedicated for Katisha and her nine-year-old daughter, Kamora, and is one of five homes built in partnership with the City of Greensboro as a part of the 2018 tornado recovery efforts. Ruthie Richardson-Robinson, COO for Habitat Greensboro, […]

building safety and stability

Safety and stability are what helps families thrive and our children to be successful in the future. They are also the two things that our Habitat Greensboro homeowners seek for their own families when purchasing affordable housing. “Before we got into our home, it was a struggle [growing up]. Having to go from place to […]

a blueprint for a better future

Finances have always been tight for Martha and David, but somehow Martha always made her family feel that they had everything they needed. As their granddaughter, Jani, shared at the family’s home kick-off, Martha would miraculously stretch each paycheck to cover rent and groceries, but with little remaining. Unfortunately, the family suffered a significant financial […]

playhouse project 2022

Smiles abounded as joy radiated from the faces of volunteers, parents, and children alike this fall when sponsor teams came together to build playhouses for the children and grandchildren of Habitat Greensboro homeowners. The fourteen playhouses delighted the 37 children who will enjoy them while helping these children envision a future where they could own […]

building a brighter future

After fleeing religious persecution in Cambodia, the Rmah family moved to Greensboro in 2007. As their family grew to include seven children, finding an apartment or home to rent became difficult and extremely expensive. With the support of a family friend, the Rmah family learned about Habitat Greensboro and successfully purchased their Habitat home in […]

2022 Youth Art Contest

Official Details Habitat Greensboro is pleased to announce our 3rd annual Youth Art Contest, which is open to children from preschool through grade 12 of Habitat Homeowners. To be eligible, artwork must depict the exterior or interior of your Habitat home. Please include a statement answering the question, “What does your home mean to you?” […]