Building Futures

New ReStore Hours

Tuesday-Friday 10:00am-6:00pm / Saturday 10:00am-4:00pm / Monday - Open for drop-off only 10:00am-4:00pm / Sunday - Closed

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Support Habitat at Blaze Pizza Night!

Come out and support Habitat for Humanity at Blaze Pizza! Enjoy some great food while supporting safe, decent, affordable housing. It doesn’t get much easier then this.  Eat good food.  Donate money. When you pay, 20% of the proceeds will be donated directly back to Habitat Make sure you present the flyer to the cashier before you pay either in hand or on your

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Americorps – ReStore Volunteer Coordinator

2018-2019 ReStore Volunteer Coordinator        Habitat for Humanity of Champaign County and ReStore is a nonprofit, Christian housing ministry that works both to eliminate poverty housing around the world and to make adequate housing a matter of conscience and action. The VISTA member will develop, implement, and document a sustainable volunteer program for the Habitat for Humanity of Champaign County ReStore. By

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DAVIDSON FAMILY

Tavell Davidson grew up in an Urbana neighborhood, attended Urbana schools, and hopes to build her new Habitat home with volunteers in Urbana.  “I just love Urbana, it’s a nice place to raise my girls, (12 and 15) and I feel like it is just the right size community for me.  My extended family lives within 6 blocks of one another, and I want

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BARMAKI FAMILY

Jaouad and Hoda, natives of Morocco, are creating a stable life for their children through Habitat for Humanity of Champaign County’s homeownership program. Jaouad began working at Plasti Pack, and then worked at Absopure and Rantoul products before landing in his current job at Rockwell Automation where he has worked for the past 10 years. In 2006, his soon to be wife Hoda, left her teaching job in Morocco and joined Jaouad in Champaign. Hoda completed her degree in business administration technology but has chosen to stay home and raise their 4 young children.

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MILLER FAMILY

Habitat home owner Kortinee Miller grew up in Champaign and loves having close relationships with her childhood friends from her Park Street neighborhood. ” My parents both worked and retired from Kraft, and all 7 of us kids were very connected with our neighborhood friends. I’m hoping our new Habitat home will give my daughter the same chance to live in a special neighborhood like I did.” Kortinee and her daughter have a lot of fun together, but living in what Kortinee calls an “overpriced rental home” has kept them from doing more. “I’d love to take her to see more of the country, but it’s hard when I’m working full time, going to school; and frustrating when our rent never stops going up.

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ROSE FAMILY

Heather Rose, one of Habitat’s newest homebuyers says, “I feel like I have ‘won the lottery’ by qualifying for this opportunity to build a home with Habitat. It’s a dream come true. Habitat is doing great things in our community and I am so proud to be a part of it! I’ve worked hard and relied on God to get to this point– and I’m not going to stop trying to show the next family that they can do it too.”

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