Habitat for Humanity Tucson will be 37 years old on Saturday, February 17th! So we are celebrating our partnership in the community by having 37% off Anniversary Sale at the HabiStore! Come wish us a happy birthday and take advantage of this amazing discount on unique and gently used home goods, appliances, and building materials.
Tucson Electric Power will be celebrating their 125th birthday on October 28th with a day of service. TEP employees and their families will volunteer their time to help improve a Tucson neighborhood by partnering with LiteracyConnects to repair their property and help Habitat for Humanity Tucson to break ground at Minton Court, a new 9-home affordable housing development in the Amphi neighborhood.
The Rainbow Build is a homegrown build that was started in Tucson in 2005. Born out of an effort for inclusivity, raising awareness and building a strong partnership with the LGBTQA community, the Rainbow Build has mobilized a diverse array of organizations, groups and individuals to fight substandard housing and build affordable homes in Southern Arizona.
These four hobbyists have a lot to offer. Between them, they have a well of knowledge from electrical to woodworking and anything between. Soon, the HabiStore will be offering workshop hours to volunteers interested in learning these valuable skills. The four hobbyists are more than happy to impart their knowledge to willing volunteers!
Breanna volunteers four days a week at the HabiStore and her hours serve a dual purpose. Not only is Breanna giving back to her community, she’s also gaining experience to enter the workforce. Breanna participates in a job development skills program through Elite Community Services, an organization whose goal it is to empower self-sufficiency and independence for families and young adults.