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Habitat for Humanity is dedicated to helping low-income people realize their dreams of homeownership. See how we're making a difference.

If you're about to remodel, don't put a sledgehammer through the kitchen cabinets and toss the tub into the dumpster! It looks fun on TV, but it doesn't help the environment or the community. We have a better idea!

For the second year, the family of Dinah Mathis has donated new construction equipment to Haywood Habitat in her memory.

Raise the Roof, an inaugural fundraising event held September 15th at Harrah’s Cherokee Casino was a resounding success.  Despite the threat of flooding from Hurricane Florence, an enthusiastic crowd came out to help raise funds to build the 50th new Haywood Habitat home.  

Join us for our annual meeting and lunch from noon until 1:00 pm on Wednesday, June 20, 2018, at First United Methodist Church in Waynesville (Faith Classroom).

Owning your own home may sound like a simple dream, but it's one Nancy Strickland has had since she was a little girl. "When I was a little girl, I always told my mom, 'one day I want my own house' and now my dream is finally coming true," Nancy said.

Each year Belk stores host a private storewide sale with ticket sales benefiting local charities. This year Haywood Habitat will be supported, and we have tickets to sell to this great event scheduled for May 5th.

At 25 years old, Erica will finally know what it's like to have something of her own. She's lived in the same home with her family since she was born. With two brothers and five sisters, space has always been in short supply. Now with a full-time career and a son of her own, Erica is finally ready to strike out on her own with the help of Haywood Habitat for Humanity.

Lauren considers herself lucky. If it hadn't been for the generosity of a friend, she may have found herself in the position of being homeless with a young daughter to take care of. While she's thankful to have the place she's been resting her head at night, it's not the same as having a home.

Jeramie and Patricia Doran hit roadblock after roadblock while trying to find decent, affordable housing in Haywood County. After renting old and cramped mobile homes over the years, they knew something had to change. They wanted something better for themselves and their two children.

We are seeking qualified homeowners for our neighborhoods in Haywood County. Applicants are required to attend a mandatory information session prior to submitting an application. Sessions are scheduled for January 2018 and a full listing with dates and locations is available by clicking below ("Read More") or by visiting our Calendar of Events.

The family of Dinah Mathis honors her memory with a gift to Habitat.

Are you ready to create a realistic budget, find extra income in your day-to-day life, or gain a better understanding of credit? A three part series of classes

A Team Member Volunteer Program (TMVP) grant has been awarded to Haywood Habitat for Humanity as part of Wells Fargo Foundation's goal to create affordable and sustainable housing in the communities they serve. The TMVP provides financial support to eligible 501(c)3 public nonprofit housing

On the count of three, community members hoisted up and secured the first wall of Jeramie and Patricia's future home. Not only is the family's home the fourth house being constructed

Sandy Giles, Senior Pastor of First Methodist Church of Waynesville, was honored with the first "We Nailed It" award presented at our Annual Meeting in June. The award is reserved

Funding provided by several foundations has made it possible for Haywood Habitat to replace its aging ReStore truck

Thanks to the support of donors, shoppers, and volunteers, the Haywood Habitat ReStore has earned enough funds to

Waynesville residents Dave and Debbie Robison have made a $7,000 gift reality for our ReStore thanks to Dave's work as a trustee with the

For Brittany and J.D. Williams' family, homeownership is a dream come true. They will be moving into their new 1100 square foot house in Clyde's Barefoot Ridge before

Haywood Habitat supporters gathered in Waynesville on September 24th for an official groundbreaking ceremony for Walton Woods, the affiliate's

Thank you to our generous sponsors

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