The Shangraw’s Welcomed Home…

The latest house is 1200 sq. ft.with 5kw PV solar panel system with inverters, hot water radiant floor heating system and a heat recovery system. The homeowners, Deni and Evan Shangraw surpassed their obligated 300 sweatequity hours, accumulating them at both the Grison Rd.site in Madison as well as on their own site. The house […]

Read More »

7 things you might not know about Habitat for Humanity

We are about to celebrate a birthday. The organizational meeting that led to the formation of Habitat for Humanity was held in 1976 in a converted chicken barn in rural South Georgia. With our exponential growth in the intervening years and the tremendous support of readers like you, Habitat homeowners around the world have achieved the […]

Read More »

HABITAT UPDATE

Often as not our members are asked questions about MWV Habitat Affiliate, such as: “how did you guys do on the yard sale”,  “who do we call to donate furniture”, “how’s the house coming in Madison”, “do you sell furniture on-line”, “how do I volunteer”, among others.  So, an update is in order. The latest […]

Read More »

SCHOOL TO CAREER

Thursday morning, Jul 16th, eleven students from the MWV School To Career Construction Camp visited the Habitat for Humanity house construction site on Grison Road, Madison.  The students participate in a week-long summer program designed to introduce local youth to the wide variety of career opportunities available to them as they get older. Run on […]

Read More »

MWV Habitat Women Build event a big success

By Dick Ficke, Published Date: Thursday, 14 May 2015 MADISON — There were eight-year veterans, first-timers, high school and college students, mothers and daughters, and elected officials who gathered at Grison Road in Madison on Saturday, May 9, as part of the nationwide Habitat for Humanity Women Build Week. Sponsored by Lowe’s, 35 women swung hammers, drilled […]

Read More »