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Welcome Home, Ruben & Maria

Home for the Holidays

Just before the holidays, the Habitat community gathered to dedicate Ruben & Maria's new house.

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House that Rotary Built 3

The House that Rotary Built

Tacoma Rotary #8 sponsored a Habitat home with the proceeds from the Fund a Need portion of their Club's annual fundraiser in 2018. The members then matched their donations with volunteer might, spending many hours…

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Welcome home, Lanikka

Welcome home, Lanikka

"It’s been a rollercoaster and I’ve learned a lot. But it’s all worth it in the end because now we have a home that we can grow in. We have a wonderful family around us.…

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Faith for a Fence

Faith for a Fence

While Ruben's family has been matched with a Habitat home, there is one barrier left before the family can move in: a fence for their yard.

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Reports and Updates 2

Sisterhood Through Habitat

Ma, Denise Nicole, and Amy were all matched with Habitat homes, and while realizing the dream of homeownership is no small thing, something bigger is happening for these three female heads-of-household in their new neighborhood.

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Perfect Timing 2

Perfect Timing

The Habitat program that Amy thought about for so long has turned out to be even better than she dreamed. "But everyone at Habitat is really personal and friendly - especially the construction team. Everyone…

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Women Empowering Women 2

Women Empowering Women

Clarissa comes from a line of strong, determined women. There’s grandma, of course, and Clarissa’s most inspirational role model – her mom. Clarissa’s mother was a young, single mom who was a homeowner by age…

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The Wait is Over 4

The Wait is Over

Ma shares, “In 2011, I found Habitat from a posting and I called. I wasn’t ready yet to purchase. I had to be patient, until I had the right time, the right credit.” A proud…

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From Volunteer to Homeowner

From Volunteer to Homeowner

Samantha and Seth moved into the last completed house at The Woods at Golden Given. Fitting, because as a sophomore at Pacific Lutheran University, Samantha spent a summer day volunteering with her basketbasketball team.

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