The Hidden Heat Crisis: Protecting Older Adults in Summer

As summer approaches, the warmth and sunshine bring joy to many, but for older adults living in homes needing critical repairs, the season can also pose serious risks. The scorching heat, combined with homes in disrepair, creates a dangerous environment that can threaten the health and safety of our elderly population. Understanding the specific vulnerabilities…

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Celebrate Mother’s Day with Habitat DeKalb!

Dear Friends This Mother’s Day, we invite you to join us in celebrating the incredible strength, resilience, and love of mothers in our community. At Habitat for Humanity DeKalb, we believe that every mother deserves a safe and stable home where she can build a brighter future for herself and her family. This year, instead…

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What can you do with 275 studs?

Fun fact: it would require approximately 275 wall studs to construct Ms. Tekisha’s new house. With just $5, you have the unique opportunity to sponsor one of these studs. But that’s not all – you can also write a heartfelt message on your sponsored stud. The significance? These messages will fill Ms. Tekisha’s new home…

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The Home Depot Foundation Donates $110,000 Grant to Habitat for Humanity DeKalb for Veterans’ Home Repairs

DeKalb, Feb 29 – Habitat for Humanity DeKalb is pleased to announce a significant contribution from The Home Depot Foundation, aimed at supporting veterans in need within our community. The Home Depot Foundation has generously granted $110,000 to facilitate essential home repairs for veterans, ensuring they have safe and stable living environments. “We are immensely…

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“Little Homes Build Big Houses!”

What is the Playhouse Project? The Playhouse Project is a unique opportunity that allows sponsors to partner with Habitat DeKalb to build a playhouse for a local family in need—providing children with a safe place to play and imagine what home means to them. It’s designed to teach young children the pride and joy of…

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Build a Home with Love & Blessings When You Sponsor a Stud

Join us for Sponsor a Stud Day on Saturday, March 16th We’re excited for the building of a house for Ms. Tekisha this year! This project is far from ordinary, it carries a profound meaning and we’re inviting you to participate. By donating a modest sum of $5 now through March 15th, you can seize…

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