Community News

Here's some updates from our habitat to yours.

Greetings, From Poland (Day 1- Global Village Trip)

By Habitat Dekalb | Jun 28, 2019 |

GREETINGS, FROM POLAND A lawyer from Philadelphia. A comedian from New York. A college student who knows first-hand the blessing of a Habitat for Humanity home. These are just some…

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ReStore opens in Doraville!

By Habitat Dekalb | Nov 6, 2015 |

A New ReStore in DeKalb County On November 6, 2015 the ribbon was cut and a new ReStore joined the Habitat for Humanity family. This ReStore opening was especially exciting for…

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Homebuyer Workshop with Operation Hope

By Habitat Dekalb | Oct 31, 2015 |

On October 31, 2015, we held a Homebuyer Workshop in partnership with Operation Hope. It was an informative event for our family partners, past Habitat applicants, and other families from our…

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Mission Continues and Wounded Warrior Project

By Habitat Dekalb | Jul 10, 2015 |

The Mission Continues and Wounded Warrior Atlanta Platoon engages local Veterans to complete service projects in the Atlanta area. Their first service project on a Habitat site took place on July…

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Golden Hammer Awards and Reception 2015

By Habitat Dekalb | Jun 11, 2015 |

Legendary UGA Quarterback Eric Zeier served as our Master of Ceremonies for the Golden Hammer Awards celebrated on  June 11th. We celebrated at the historic Callanwolde Fine Arts Center for…

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Women Build 2015

By Habitat Dekalb | May 11, 2015 |

Once again, Habitat for Humanity-DeKalb was one of 300 affiliates that took part in Women Build sponsored by Lowe’s. On the day before Mother’s Day, over 20 women came together…

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2015: Highest Volunteer Participation in Women Build

By Habitat Dekalb | May 11, 2015 |

National Women Build Week by the numbers According to our recent affiliate survey, the 2015 National Women Build Week had the highest volunteer participation to date. More than 23,000 volunteers took…

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Veterans Build in Clarkston

By Habitat Dekalb | Sep 23, 2014 |

Carol Hill lives in a sky-blue bungalow in one of Clarkston’s central neighborhoods, just a few steps away from the Clarkston Community Center. She has lived in the same home…

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SunTrust Sponsors Third Street House

By Habitat Dekalb | Sep 21, 2014 |

These bankers sure can swing a hammer! Habitat for Humanity – DeKalb is deeply grateful for the generous team at SunTrust for dedicating their time, talents, and resources to serve…

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New Homeowners enjoying once vacant, now renovated home!

By Habitat Dekalb | Jul 26, 2014 |

A family of four is enjoying a once-vacant home that has been renovated and donated to them. On July 26, the Dukuly-Sasay family, along with Habitat for Humanity—DeKalb, house sponsors…

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