February 2019

Your support at work! Whether you donated to Habitat, shopped at our ReStore or volunteered with us, you help people like Jahsiah build a safe place to call home.

Update on the "phoenix" house

After a fire more than 20 years ago, the "phoenix house" of North Central Troy resurrected this year as an owner-occupied, two-family home. Habitat homeowner Jahsiah purchased the home, which she helped build, for herself and her two young sons.

The house was rebuilt on its original foundation, and the facade resurrected brick-by-brick to preserve its matching facade along the row of stone-faced homes in North Central, Troy. Someone said it would have been an "architectural crime" to tear it down. Read now.


Drink beer & build community with your Hops for Homes coupon book

Introducing a new way to help revitalize our downtown neighborhoods & score discounts at your favorite local breweries! With your Hops for Homes coupon book, you can support Habitat's mission from the comfort of your bar stool—all while scoring over $50 in discounts. Get your 2019 coupon book today at habitatcd.org/hops.


Women Build 2019 Update

We are excited to see you all for Women Build in May 2019. Stay tuned and mark your calendars! 


A little something extra...

Did you catch the decluttering bug? Donate items to the ReStore and let them spark joy for someone else. Or, visit the ReStore to find items that spark joy at deep discounts! 

Thinking of making a monthly impact? Our monthly donors, Carpenters Club members, receive exclusive quarterly updates from our executive director. If you've been thinking about monthly giving, read the latest update here.

We participated in Habitat for Humanity International's virtual advocacy day. Click here to take action for housing affordability.

Who deserves a home? Check out this personal story from someone who grew up in a Habitat house.

Habitat for Humanity Capital District
207 Sheridan Avenue  | Albany, New York 12210
(518) 462-2993 | info@habitatcd.org

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