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Evergreen Habitat for Humanity Opens Application Process for Future Habitat Homes

Public homeowner orientations are the first step in the partner-family selection process that Evergreen Habitat for Humanity undertakes on a yearly basis. If you have a steady income, are willing to partner, have a housing need and you don’t qualify … Continue reading

Join Us for Our Annual Raising the Roof Breakfast!

On September 18, 2014 Evergreen Habitat for Humanity will hold its annual ‘Raising the Roof’ breakfast at the Vancouver Hilton Hotel. Join us and learn more about Evergreen Habitat’s projects and hear the stories of our Habitat families. This is … Continue reading

Evergreen Habitat for Humanity

EHFH in actionEvergreen Habitat for Humanity works to break the cycle of generational poverty and to revitalize Clark County neighborhoods by providing stable, permanent housing to low-income families.

Creating an environment where poverty housing and homelessness become socially unacceptable is the ultimate purpose of Habitat’s work. The affiliate realizes its mission by building and refurbishing homes using volunteer labor and tax-deductible donations of materials.

Though Habitat’s unique homeownership program, Evergreen Habitat is able to sell homes to partner families at zero- to one-percent interest after they complete their sweat-equity hours. The mortgage payments made by partner families are placed in a revolving fund used to build future Habitat homes.

A self-sustained affiliate of Habitat International, Evergreen Habitat has contributed 23 homes for 97 individuals to the over 500,000 homes Habitat has built worldwide.