Our Impact

  • Habitat Repairs Keep a Hub of Comfort Going
    Ivory Haywood embarked on a big adventure in 1972 when she followed her older brother to Seattle from rural Mississippi. He came here to join a pro basketball team and Ivory came in search of opportunity for herself. She’s still living in South Seattle and raising her twin granddaughters in … Read more
  • Car Donation Pays Off for Habitat and for Donors
    Most of us remember our first car.  For Sudhanshu Kumar, his first car meant independence in his new country.  “When I moved to the States, before I learned how to drive or owned this car, I had to rely on others to move around,” he said. Once he earned his … Read more
  • Habitat Adds New Roof and New Life to Old Home
    After months of searching for help to repair their home, Carlean and Eddie Green finally found the support they needed through Habitat for Humanity SKKC. Their Skyway home, where they have lived for more than 30 years, was in dire need of repair, especially the leaking roof that posed a … Read more
  • Tyler Town Welcomes New Habitat Homeowners
    “For me, it’s about realizing the American Dream,” said Marian Hom as she accepted the keys to her new Habitat home at Tyler Town in North Bend. Along with her partner Tim Martin, and six other families, Marian’s dream came true on Saturday, April 15 at the Tyler Town Dedication … Read more
  • Habitat’s Capitol View Community Houses Women-Led Families
    For 16 years, women from all walks of life, corporate and independent businesses and organizations have worked with Habitat for Humanity Seattle-King & Kittitas Counties to fund projects, build homes, and revitalize neighborhoods via the Women Build program.  Over the course of three weeks this year, from April 29 through … Read more
  • Habitat Repairs Support The Spirit of Giving
    “The world would be so much better if we all would just take care of one another, and you folks have taken care of me.” That’s what Alesia Cannady has to say about the repairs Habitat for Humanity SKKC volunteers completed on her Skyway home last year.  Alesia practices what … Read more