This is beyond my wildest dreams. I can’t believe this is really my home!
It has been a long journey home for Sheron Sinclair and her family, a journey that required more perseverance and strength than she could have imagined she had. The one thing standing in the way was a safe, stable home where they could all be together.
Sheron Sinclair Family Featured on NBC29
Women Build Holds DIY Educational Workshops at The Habitat Store
Home repairs can be intimidating for all homeowners, and especially for women. That’s why Habitat’s Women Build chapter has teamed up with The Habitat Store and local contractors to hold monthly DIY Workshops. Held on the second Tuesday of each month at The Habitat Store, the workshops use hands-on practice to introduce women to easy home repair tasks.
New neighborhoods beginning to take shape
An incredible transformation is underway in the area surrounding the 5th/Ridge Street and Cherry Avenue intersection in the heart of Charlottesville, with three new mixed-income communities taking shape.
Through Hope, a Home: Spotlight on new Partner Family Chauncey Banks
Throughout his life, Chauncey Banks battled housing challenges without much hope of a light at the end of the tunnel until a fateful encounter two years ago. As he joined his neighbors on a sunny day in June to celebrate the completion of their homes at Belmont Cottages, new homeowner Chauncey reflected on his journey and the joys and tribulations along the way.