What is Sweat Equity? (Infographic)

The idea of families working side by side with volunteers is not a new one, and goes back even before Habitat for Humanity was founded in 1976. Clarence Jorda (the founder of Koinonia Farm where Habitat for Humanity began) wrote in a 1968 letter, “What the poor need is not charity but capital, not caseworkers […]

2019 Homeowner Impact Survey shows marked improvement

Habitat for Humanity Seattle-King County has released its 2019 Homeowner Impact Survey, showing the impact our organization is having on low-income families’ ability to become homeowners and how purchasing a home has improved their lives. People were asked a variety of different questions to determine how our organization improved in 2019, and have put this […]