Holiday Gift Wrapping is finally here!

WE NEED YOUR HELP! Habitat for Humanity Gift Wrapping –Market Place Mall Yes, it is that time again.  In between the parties, the shopping, and the baking, don’t forget the gift wrapping!   For those of you who love to indulge in the spirit of giving, gift wrapping is the perfect volunteer opportunity! The days before Christmas, volunteers wrap gifts at Market Place Mall and

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#GivingTuesday – November 29th, 2016

After a long weekend of eating and focusing on how thankful we are for what we have, followed by several days of shopping in stores and online, #GivingTuesday is a day to give back to the community. This year we hope you will consider supporting Habitat for Humanity of Champaign County on Tuesday, November 29, 2016. Please give graciously directly to Habitat via our on-line donation page.   Don’t

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ReStore! ReUse! ReBuild!

The Habitat ReStore is for YOU Looking for a great place to shop for new and used household items this fall? Are there some “to do” items on your home maintenance list that need affordable supplies? Need a place to donate the extra “stuff” you are not using anymore– or have too many of? Let Habitat make your life easier by picking up one,

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Habitat Interfaith Build

Habitat Interfaith Builds 2016-17 Over 23 Champaign County faith groups representing the Christian, Jewish and Muslim faith traditions are joining together this fall to kick off a community wide build with two Habitat homeowners.  All faith groups in Champaign County are welcome to join in as we strengthen our community commitment to one another by providing a “hand up” to the O’bannan and Blackwell-Parker

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Habitat Receives Social Justice Award

With so many things going wrong in our community (funding shortages, layoffs, gun violence, and more), it’s nice to be able to take an evening to celebrate what is going right. On Sunday, May 7, 2016, McKinley Presbyterian Church and Foundation held its seventh annual Social Justice Awards Gala, recognizing positive community contributions by students, community residents, and student and community groups here in

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Home Matters Fundraising Breakfast – 2016

Thank-you to everyone who joined us for our annual Home Matters fundraising breakfast.  Thank-you for your support and generosity in helping us make sure that when we are building homes, we are also building strength, stability, and self- reliance through shelter.


Join Women Build 2018!

WHAT IS WOMEN BUILD? Women Build is a Habitat for Humanity initiative for women who want to build homes and communities and also learn construction skills! This program brings teams of women together to build a home for a family in need. Women of all ages and experience levels are welcome to be a part of Women Build! There is no experience necessary to be part

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Home Matters – a fundraising breakfast

Please join as we share the Habitat story that is building in Champaign County.  At our annual Home Matters fundraising breakfast, you’ll hear the impact that Habitat is making, and how you can help provide a “hand up” to local families seeking strength, stability and self-reliance.  The event will be held at CityView Banquet and Meeting Center at the Illinois Terminal from 7-8:30am on

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Illinois Marathon – Team Habitat

Run with TEAM HABITAT! Don’t register for the Illinois Marathon events till you talk to us at Habitat! As a 2016 Charity Partner Habitat can offer a “discount code” to lower that price for any of the events you might be running!  Once you set up your fundraising page (see below) we’ll provide you a discount code so you can register for any of

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Habitat/Lowe’s Women Build Clinic – April 14th

Thank you so much for your interest in Habitat for Humanity Women Build.  As of now the Women Build clinic is full.  We will offer this great even next year, same month! Calling all Champaign County women who want to learn basic building skills from the experts at Lowe’s and Habitat construction staff.  Clinic stations include: safe use of power tools, framing walls and

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