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Re-Purpose, Re-Use, ReStore: Five Ways to Re-purpose an Old Door

Redecorating a home with unique decor can be expensive. But, there are many ways to re-purpose old goods for new purposes, while not draining your savings account. Re-purposed old doors are an easy project that can save big and add…..

A Calling for Faith

Each year, members from four area congregations join hands to raise funds and build stable homes for a future Habitat for Humanity of Huron Valley homebuyer. This year, the crew is seeking more hands. First Presbyterian Church of Ann Arbor,…..

The Van Hoose Family’s Story

Several years ago, Christina Van Hoose watched Habitat Huron Valley build a home for a family living down the street from her childhood home. “At that time, I had the same idea as many others, that Habitat for Humanity gives…..

Veteran Roof and Gutter Replacement

Ninety-one year old veteran receives new roof and gutters thanks to funding from Habitat Michigan and Consumers Energy.   Glen Reynolds first moved into his Gault Village home with his wife Knoxene in 2003. They had both retired at that…..

Habitat ReStore Celebrates Partnerships

Habitat for Humanity of Huron Valley launched the Habitat ReStore in October of 2006 located at 170 Aprill Drive in Ann Arbor. All net proceeds from the Habitat ReStore are re-invested in Washtenaw County through the Home Ownership Program with…..

A Legacy That Lasts A Lifetime

The Good News House Group, a group of 17 area churches, recently celebrated the renovation of their 30th and 31st homes. On October 29, we hosted Lea and Jalen Glaze’s Home Dedication on the 30th house . Lea and Jalen…..

Habitat Staff Member Becomes Habitat Homeowner

On November 22, 2017, Kyle Thornhill became a Habitat Homeowner. After graduating from Eastern Michigan University with a Communications degree, Kyle started working at the Habitat ReStore. He started part time completing donation pickups. Shortly after, he was hired full…..

Habitat for Humanity of Huron Valley Completes 200th Home in Washtenaw County

As Habitat for Humanity of Huron Valley (Habitat Huron Valley) celebrates its 28th year, it also celebrates the completion of its 200th house. The 200th Habitat Huron Valley home is located in the Holmes Road Neighborhood of Ypsilanti Township, MI……

Veteran Repair Day

Habitat for Humanity International and Wells Fargo Housing Foundation have partnered together to complete home repairs for 100 Veterans across the country. Habitat for Humanity of Huron Valley in partnership with local Wells Fargo employees worked on four homes. The…..

Raising Walls For the Hickman Family’s Future Home

On Oct. 6, 2017, Habitat Huron Valley raised the walls of a new home for the first time in 4 years. Mitsubishi Motors R&D America (Mitsubishi) employees volunteered between 9am – 4pm to raise the walls on the Hickman Family’s…..