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Central Oklahoma Habitat for Humanity In-Kind Donors

In-kind donations helps Central Oklahoma Habitat for Humanity keep the cost of houses down.


Central Oklahoma Habitat for Humanity Family Pays Off Debt to Realize Homeownership

All Soul’s Episcopal Church Donates $90,000 for Home Build

OKLAHOMA CITY (Nov. 22, 2016) – A Central Oklahoma Habitat for Humanity family realizes their dream of homeownership seven years after they applied to the program. Rocky and Camille Bratton, and their three children received the keys to their new home in the Legacy Estates Addition in Oklahoma City at a home dedication ceremony held Saturday, November 19.


ReStore and renew: Central Oklahoma Habitat for Humanity seeks volunteers to help at resale outlets

Giving back. That is why Michael Ireland says he continues to volunteer with Central Oklahoma Habitat for Humanity (COHFH) even though he has worked enough ReStore hours that he is now donating his extra hours to other homeowners in the program.  


Local blogger competing in home decor competition, winner donates prize to good cause

Edmond, Okla.-The 2016 FrogTape Paintover Challenge is happening now and six SIY home décor bloggers are in a cafty competition to see who can makeover their space the best using three things: paint, painter’s tape and a $1,000 budget.


Local DIY Blogger takes on challenge to help Habitat for Humanity

DIY Blogger Allison Griffith of RefunkmyJunk stopped by Living Oklahoma to talk about the Frog Tape Paintover Challenge. Griffith is among six bloggers taking part in the challenge. If she wins, $5,000 will be donated to the Central Oklahoma Habitat for Humanity non-profit organization.


Volunteers, funding needed for Central Oklahoma Habitat for Humanity’s 15th Women Build

Maria Wright is putting in the sweat — “sweat equity” — for her own home, working alongside volunteers, in construction that kicked off May 6 with other women in Central Oklahoma Habitat for Humanity’s 15th Women Build.


Fallin to tour inmate program

Gov. Mary Fallin will tour the Central Oklahoma Habitat for Humanity’s inmate program, which is contracted through the Oklahoma Department of Human Services, at 10 a.m. Tuesday at the Central Oklahoma Habitat for Humanity’s headquarters…
 


Restaurants support Central Oklahoma Habitat for Humanity through Dine to Donate

Oklahoma City-area restaurants are participating in Dine to Donate to support Central Oklahoma Habitat for Humanity’s new Legacy Estates addition at Wilshire Boulevard and Council Road.


Central Oklahoma Habitat builds its 800th home

FROM STAFF REPORTS • Published: July 3, 2015

Central Oklahoma Habitat for Humanity is celebrating several milestones: the completion of its 800th home build, its 2015 Women Build and its 400th home built with an energy efficient geothermal system.


Metro family moves into Habitat for Humanity’s 800th home

OKLAHOMA CITY —A metro family has something extra-special to celebration this Fourth of July weekend. Not only will they be celebrating America’s independence, they’ll also be celebrating home ownership.


Kimray founder’s family donates for Habitat home

Tom and Kay Hill donated to Central Oklahoma Habitat for Humanity to honor Kay’s late father, Garman Kimmell, founder of Kimray Inc.


Blueknight Energy Partners Teams up with Central Oklahoma Habitat for Humanity

More than 60 employees of Blueknight Energy Partners (BKEP) traded their suits and ties for hammers and nails as they framed a home, their first with Central Oklahoma Habitat (COHFH), for Zenia M. and her son.  In addition to supplying the manpower for the job the company partially funded the home as well. “Blueknight is honored to partner with Central Oklahoma Habitat for Humanity, one of Oklahoma’s finest humanitarian organizations, in the framing and development of a home for this special family,” said Mark Hurley, president and CEO, Blueknight Energy Partners. “I am proud of our team members who came from all over the state to assist in the project as they exemplify Blueknight’s commitment to the community through their service.”  Adding, “I also want to thank Ann Felton and her staff for making opportunities like this possible. They are truly changing the lives of many Oklahomans each year.”
 


What is HOPE?

Central Oklahoma Habitat for Humanity…building houses…building hope.


Energy FC Assists Habitat for Humanity on Yukon Home

Jun 24, 2014 – Players and staff from Energy FC spent the day Tuesday working with Habitat for Humanity of Central Oklahoma in Yukon, part of Express Employment Professionals’ “30 Years with 30 Homes” initiative.
 


Oklahoma Red Cross Awards $48,000 Grant to Central Oklahoma Habitat for Humanity

April 24, 2014 , Moore , OK – The American Red Cross awards a grant to the Central Oklahoma Habitat for Humanity for $48,000 for the installation of twenty storm shelters in newly built homes in communities affected by the 2013 spring storms.


Habitat For Humanity To Purchase 30 Lots In Moore

MOORE, Oklahoma – Feb. 28, 2014

Let the rebuild continue! Aid from all over has come to help set a new foundation for Moore. And on Friday, Habitat for Humanity is changing one family’s life, while setting blueprints for at least 30 more.  The Henderson’s put it best by saying “we feel reborn.” And that is exactly the plan in Moore.

“I feel like we’ve been given a second chance,” said Louis Henderson.


Central Oklahoma Habitat partner on home build for Moore family impacted by tornadoes

OKLAHOMA CITY – Jan. 12, 2014 Alifonzo and Alma Carrera could never have imagined being able to build a new home when they moved to the United States two years ago.  Now with the help of Access Midstream and Central Oklahoma Habitat for Humanity, that distant dream is becoming reality.

“We heard about Habitat for Humanity’s new home construction program and thought that it might be the help we needed,” Alifonzo said.