The Advocate: Affordable Housing Week

Affordable housing week is organized by the Housing Development Consortium every May to bring attention to the housing crisis in Seattle. May 14- 18 we will be organizing for action and celebrating the progress made throughout the year. Although every week is “Affordable Housing Week” at Habitat, we are happy to join our neighbors and […]

MLK Day: An AmeriCorps Experience

MLK Day: An AmeriCorps Experience  This post is part of a series dedicated to our AmeriCorps members who have donated a large chunk of time as well as their skills and willingness to learn to the Habitat for Humanity – Seattle King County mission. You can find more stories like this one by clicking on […]

The Advocate: Build Louder! Campaign Summary

Earlier this year, Habitat SKC asked all of our supporters to join the national “Build Louder!” Campaign and show our Congressional representatives how important Habitat’s work is to our community. The campaign took place throughout the months of July, August and September and asked for explicit support of funding for programs central to Habitat’s work […]

The Advocate: Join the Build Louder! Campaign

Earlier this year the White House released its full fiscal year 2018 budget request, proposing to eliminate funding for programs that further Habitat for Humanity’s efforts to address the affordable housing crisis in Seattle – King County and across the United States. The proposed cuts include the Self-Help Homeownership Opportunity Program (SHOP), the Community Development […]

The Advocate: Join Us for Affordable Housing Week

This article is a part of a series called The Advocate. This series will look at ways we at Habitat-SKC are joining the national conversation around affordable housing and supporting legislation that puts decent, accessible housing within everyone’s reach. To follow what we’re doing, you can search The Advocate tag. “Affordable Housing Week is a […]