Building Futures

Schedule a ReStore pick up!

Have a large item to donate to the ReStore? Need it picked up? You can now access online scheduling right from Habitat's website! Getting your donations picked up is as easy as can be!

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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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DIY Raised Garden Bed Clinic

Habitat for Humanity construction staff and Women Build are excited to offer the first in a four part series of DIY clinic’s.  The first one is building your own raised garden beds to get you ready for late spring planting.  

Home Buying & Ownership Classes

MONEY SMART WEEK  $$ Classes cover a wide variety of money-management topics including saving for college, buying a house, using credit wisely, managing student debt, and financing retirement. Home Buying 101 – What you need to know We offer a six part education program which provides an unbiased comprehensive overview of the home purchase process to help home buyers make smart, informed decisions in

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Born in Chicago, Shaquita Baker moved to Urbana with her mother, brother and twin sister when she was just 3 years old. After graduating from Urbana High School, Shaquita worked as a CNA and at Home Depot, while earning her Associates Degree from Parkland College. Currently employed by University Housing at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Shaquita hopes to start taking classes there

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Andrey Nesbitt spent her early childhood years in Champaign-Urbana before moving to Chicago at age 8. In 2010, Andrey made the decision to move back to Champaign-Urbana, in the hopes of providing more opportunities for her now 16 year-old daughter, who Andrey refers to as “her heart.” Of Champaign-Urbana, Andrey says “Moving here for my daughter was the best thing because she has more

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For the past four years, Tiffini Young has worked at Carle Hospital as a Certified Medical Assistant in the Pediatric Special Needs department, a job that she enjoys since she loves being around kids. It was at Carle that Tiffini first found out about Habitat for Humanity, through a co-worker who was a Habitat homeowner herself.  With the encouragement of her friends, family, and

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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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