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.

Crew leader Cary speaks on the joy of giving

Crew leader Cary speaks on the joy of giving

Editor's note: Crew leader Cary Taft generously offered to write his own story - and give some reasons to become a crew leader. Here's what Cary had to say: Hey, my name is Cary. I've been asked to share my thoughts on being a Crew Leader here at Habitat Orlando &...

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Tuning into Habitat: Donor Spotlight on John Kolbrich

Tuning into Habitat: Donor Spotlight on John Kolbrich

Donor John Kolbrich has been giving back to the Greater Orlando community through his five music schools for over 15 years. But he doesn’t stop there, letting his music schools enable him to give back to the community through philanthropy as well.

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