Tag: Stability

More than an Internship

More than an Internship Zorris went to Riverside High School where he was part of the Robotics team. Through this, he had an opportunity to intern at Milwaukee Habitat for Humanity and work to bring safe, affordable housing to Milwaukee families.  Milwaukee Habitat partners with the Argosy Foundation to connect FIRST (For Inspiration and Recognition… Read more

Stability In Homeownership

Stability In Homeownership In today’s feature video, Milwaukee Habitat Homeowners Rishonda and Tawyana speak about their experiences owning Habitat homes. Rishonda has owned her home since 2016 and Tawyana has owned her home since 2005. These are two strong, independent women who have worked hard to give their children every opportunity they can. Years ago… Read more

Habitat ReStore Salvaging Huge Donation of Reusable Materials From Historic Komatsu Campus

Habitat ReStore Salvaging Huge Donation of Reusable Materials From Historic Komatsu Campus As Komatsu transitions its core Milwaukee operations from its longtime base on National Avenue in West Milwaukee to its new campus on Greenfield Avenue in the Harbor District, Habitat for Humanity’s ReStore is helping put reusable items the company no longer needs to…

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Brightening a Neighborhood. Brightening Morale.

Brightening a Neighborhood. Brightening Morale. Josie Holloway moved into her home over 60 years ago. Her daughter, Deloris, who grew up in the home, is currently Josie’s caretaker. Deloris also takes care of Josie’s home, which is in dire need of critical repairs.  Every time it rains, Deloris goes to Josie’s house and lays towels… Read more

Finding Independence

Tomorrow is Giving Tuesday, a global holiday to give back. During this season of giving, we’re debuting a collection of heart-warming stories from long-time Milwaukee Habitat homeowners who’ve recently paid off their homes. To celebrate, families burned their mortgage documents – each proudly labeled “PIF” – Paid in Full. Trinette reminds us that homeowners in… Read more

“Paid In Full”

November 29th is Giving Tuesday, a global holiday to give back. During this season of giving, we’re debuting a collection of heart-warming stories from long-time Milwaukee Habitat homeowners who’ve recently paid off their homes. To celebrate, families burned their mortgage documents – each proudly labeled “PIF” – Paid in Full. “Papa this is for you!… Read more

“All of our kids graduated from high school.”

Leading up to Giving Tuesday (November 29th) we’re debuting a collection of heart-warming stories from long-time Milwaukee Habitat homeowners who’ve recently paid off their homes. To celebrate, families burned their mortgage documents – each proudly labeled “PIF” – Paid in Full. “All of our kids graduated from high school,” says Johnny. “All went to college… Read more