Story Collection: Community

Peace of mind for the future

Peace of mind for the future

Let’s face it – although most of us don’t want to talk about the need for a will or other estate planning documents, they’re critical to providing us with a voice in determining how our property will be transferred and identifying the people who will care for our loved ones and handle our affairs when we’re gone.

‘Acts of loving kindness’

‘Acts of loving kindness’

Habitat Omaha Faith House Coalition congregations represent multiple denominations but came together for a common purpose this summer – to celebrate and share in fellowship with a three-generation family who is working toward becoming first-time homeowners.

6 Things Everyone Should Do to Prepare for Tornado Season

6 Things Everyone Should Do to Prepare for Tornado Season

Tornado season is officially upon us in Nebraska with several touchdowns already confirmed in the past month. Here are 6 precautions every family should take to protect themselves and their property during severe weather this spring and summer.

Spring Home Maintenance Checklist

Spring Home Maintenance Checklist

Spring has officially sprung in Nebraska. The days are getting longer, birds are chirping, and trees are budding. Just like us, our homes are often ready for renewal after the cold weather has lifted. Our team of experts has shared a checklist­­ to help keep your house safe, comfortable and in sound condition.

Disaster Recovery Safety Resources

Disaster Recovery Safety Resources

Safety and security are the first priorities for all Habitat Omaha construction and repair projects. In times of disaster response, special care and instructions can help ensure people remain protected throughout recovery work. We have assembled safety resources to help people remain protected throughout recovery work.

Take a Stand for Safe Housing

Take a Stand for Safe Housing

The Omaha City Council will vote April 2 on a rental housing ordinance. Urge your councilmember to support proactive inspections.