Category : Outreach

It’s a Beautiful Day in the Habitat Neighborhood

“Love your neighbor as yourself,” holds true for Central Oklahoma Habitat for Humanity’s Legacy Estates community, particularly for Michael I. and Ashtyn P. Michael is a retired Veteran who has a non-service related disability, and received an honorable discharge from the US Air Force in 1971. During his service, which

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Beware of Donation Scams

Scammers are timely, creative, know how to play on emotions, and show up in droves right in the midst of natural disasters, times of conflict and major economic hardships. Sadly, scammers know just how to use tragic situations to their benefit.   Stay vigilant and don’t get caught in their

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Habitat Prays for Hurricane Victims and First Responders

Hurricanes have wreaked havoc these past weeks and will continue to affect those in the collision path for weeks to come. The communities of the world have watched the weather unfold in the gulf and Caribbean with bated breath while nations have bonded together under one goal: to save and

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Family reclaims their home thanks to CHR

Mariano B. is a survivor. Like many applicants to Central Oklahoma Habitat for Humanity’s Critical Home Repair program, he has had more than his share of obstacles to overcome. He was born with a skeletal deformity causing chronic pain and limited mobility. In 1995, he was a successful stone sculptor

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OU Medicine Makes Special House Call for COHFH Family

OU Medicine has sponsored nine Central Oklahoma Habitat for Humanity home builds in the past; however, this year’s build was special to both the volunteers and the receiving family. Jeffery and Sadae and their two daughters, Brielle age 9 and Ajah age 2, are now proud COHFH homeowners. Before getting

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