“Having our own home means to have stability for our family and a place for Kainaan and our future children to grow up,” said Shiloh. “Even though the sweat equity hours are the hardest part of the process, it is WORTH IT. Habitat for Humanity means everything to us.”
For the 11th year, Habitat for Humanity and Lowe’s are engaging women nationwide to work together to build Habitat homes during this year’s National Women Build Week from May 5-13. In preparation for the build week, Habitat of Cleveland and Lowe’s are asking women to get involved by signing up to volunteer and build.
"For a community to be whole and healthy, it must be based on people's love and concern for each other." Millard Fuller, Founder of Habitat for Humanity. I'm often reminded that it takes hands to build a house, but only hearts can build a home. Our future homeowners are our miracle, and our hearts are joined for one purpose -- to be part of their miracle.
Women United announced an anonymous $50,000 matching gift donor for Habitat for Humanity of Cleveland at their quarterly meeting in February. Have your gift doubled this year by attending Women United's event "An Evening Along the River's Edge".
Check out the invitation below for more information. We will see you March 24th!
Habitat for Humanity of Cleveland’s fifth annual Women Build initiative brings 40 teams of women together to build two homes for Bradley County families. Women Build 2018 will have volunteer spots open beginning in March and going through June. This year, Women Build teams will build homes for two families: Eyvonne Vance and Marvin and Shiloh White.