Excelling from a place of stability thanks to homeownership: Shawntae’s story

When Shawntae first applied for homeownership with Habitat for Humanity Greater Orlando & Osceola County, the single mom was working two jobs to afford her apartment – and had been pursuing her bachelor’s degree in education for about 5 years. Life for the mother...

A jubilee year: Carol’s Story

Editor's note: This story was published earlier this year, before Carol was selected as one of our Builders Blitz homeowners. Carol's home will be constructed during the 2020 Builders Blitz by Park Square Homes, one of six local builders who will each construct a home...

2019 in review: A celebration of this year’s milestones

As we celebrate the beginning of a new year (and a new decade!), we’re taking a look back at some of the milestone moments and accomplishments of 2019.

Coming-of-age as a homeowner: Joelle’s story

Coming-of-age as a homeowner: Joelle’s story

For future homeowner Joelle, owning her own home is a coming-of-age accomplishment – a rite of passage. “It’s a personal accomplishment for myself as a woman to be able to do things for myself and by myself,” Joelle said. This single mom of two partnered with Habitat...

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5 ways to make a difference this World Habitat Day

5 ways to make a difference this World Habitat Day

Everyone deserves a safe, affordable home – and this World Habitat Day, we want to remind you that everyone can help make this a reality as well. Your support can be as simple as spreading the word about Habitat Orlando & Osceola to friends or donating $5 a month....

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