Story Collection: Community

‘The best Christmas gift’: a new roof

‘The best Christmas gift’: a new roof

When Judy’s roof started to leak, it caused a small portion of the ceiling in her house to fall. She had to place trashcans and plastics bags to catch any water coming inside.

We are all in this together

We are all in this together

After learning that local healthcare providers were in need of N95 respirators, we took a look at our inventory and were able to donate 38 cases—totaling 7,600 masks—to Methodist Health System.

A reflection on Evans Street

A reflection on Evans Street

Our Volunteer Services Manager Jenny shares her reflection on the recent home dedications in the Adams Park neighborhood.

Talk of the Block

Talk of the Block

Deer Park holds special meaning for Habitat Omaha as our first neighborhood revitalization partner. Since 2011, we’ve worked together with the neighborhood to demolish condemned houses; build, renovate and sell Habitat Omaha homes to first-time homeowners; and make repairs to owner-occupied homes.

We’re Proud to Be in Kountze Park This Week

We’re Proud to Be in Kountze Park This Week

This year’s Home Builders Blitz holds special meaning as Habitat for Humanity of Omaha’s fourth and final time hosting the house building extravaganza in Kountze Park.

Habitat Omaha launches Apprenticeship Program

Habitat Omaha launches Apprenticeship Program

Community strength and individual empowerment are fundamental outcomes of Habitat Omaha’s work to build quality, affordable homes. Our new Apprenticeship Program allows us to continue our commitment to these results through our role as a Nebraska employer.