Volunteer Experience:“There is nothing better in life then giving out a helping hand to your brothers & sisters in Hawaii…” -Manny Crawford
Homeownership Information Sessions:
Here's our schedule of upcoming Information Sessions.
Saturday, Feb 15th - Papakolea
Saturday, Mar 1st - Kalihi
Saturday, Mar 8th - Waiahole Valley
Saturday, Mar 15th - Waimanalo
If you're interested in applying for a Habitat home, attendance at an Info Session is a mandatory requirement - so don't put it off, please attend!
RESTORE IS OPEN!
Your discount building materials and home furnishings outlet is now open to the public! Shop here and you will find new and gently used home improvement products at discounts of 50% - 90% off retail prices. Click here for more information.
A BRUSH WITH KINDNESS
A Brush with Kindness (ABWK) helps preserve homeownership by partnering with low-income homeowners struggling to restore and maintain a safe and decent place to live. As this program is fairly new, outreach efforts are targeted to low-income homeowners who are in need of minor exterior repairs to maintain the safety their homes. Services include painting, fence repair, ramps, roof repair, etc.
Would you like to be a part of our upcoming VALENTINE’S Donor Build Day on February 15th?!!! A $15.00 minimum donation will get you a Kumuhau T-Shirt and a cupcake!
2014 INFORMATION SESSIONS
Saturday, February 15, 2014 2:30pm – 3:30pm
Papakolea Community Center, Upper Level
2150 Tantalus Drive, Honolulu, HI 96813
Saturday, March 1, 2014 10:30am – 11:30am
Honolulu Habitat ReStore
922 Austin Lane #C-1, Honolulu, HI 96817
Saturday, March 8, 2014 10:30am – 11:30am
Waiahole Valley Elementary School
48-215 Waiahole Valley Road, Kaneohe, HI 96744
Saturday, March 15, 2014 10:30am – 11:30am
Waimanalo Public Library
41-1320 Kalanianaole Hwy, Waimanalo, HI 96795
A great t-shirt collection! Want to add to yours? We have some awesome commemorative shirts on sale for our Kumuhau project in Waimanalo. Buy them in the ReStore or email firstname.lastname@example.org!
Executive Director, Genie Brown, had the honor of handing over the keys to the Panoncial’s. This was a heartfelt moment for all!
Joe and Bernie opening the front door of their new Habitat home!
If you are interested to help provide meals for our Habitat family, volunteers and Construction team please call the Volunteer Coordinator, Connie at 380-8616 or email her at email@example.com
Mahalo to this amazing group for volunteering with us on June 22nd, 2013. They worked so hard and had such a great time on site that the Habitat families were really touched by their serving hearts. We had volunteers come from Canada, Florida, New York, California, everywhere and even our local youth right here in Hawaii that joined us. We appreciate that the youth wants to get involved in helping out in the local communities and it’s such a great things to see at such a young age.
MAHALO to HOPE Youth Corps! We hope to see you again.
Check out our Team Kumuhau t-shirts! Pre-Order sale happening now!
$12 a shirt, sizes S – 3XL.
If interested in placing an order, please contact Christy, Kumuhau Project Assistant, at Christy@honoluluhabitat.org
Volunteers that helped clear the Kumuhau lots
Volunteer Spotlight June 2013
Mahalo to David W, David T, Jaron, Raymond, Timothy, Michael, Douglas, Daniel, Nicola, Les, and Jordan for working so hard to help clear the Kumuhau lots for the upcoming Groundbreaking Ceremony and building of the new homes. These guys worked so hard that day and we really appreciate their support and time spent with us.
We are so excited to welcome our new homeowners. The Kumuhau families’ finally broke ground on June 1st, 2013 in Waimanalo. The day was blessed with beautiful skies, cool breeze and lots of tears of happiness! We can’t wait to begin the construction of all six homes.
Nina Ah Yee and Micah McClinton
Kala and Shanti Gomes
Levi and TJ Joseph
Henry and Florita Kam
Kahala Kane and Sharownn Wong
Angie, Nolan, Alyssa Lai and Relda Palenapa
To view more photos click HERE