Story Collection: Neighbors

Our collective impact in 2019

Our collective impact in 2019

These numbers and the results they represent would not be possible without our many partnerships, including the one we have with you. Together, we responded to devastating floods, provided affordable home loans to families, helped individuals repair their houses, and much more.

A welcoming neighbor

A welcoming neighbor

Following his service in the U.S. Army, Glen Williams settled in Omaha’s Adams Park neighborhood, where he and his wife welcomed Habitat Omaha and new neighbors with open arms and balloons.

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.

Phylis’ letter: You can’t put a price on inspiration

Phylis’ letter: You can’t put a price on inspiration

Phylis’ street was revitalized during the year’s first Rock the Block held in Omaha’s Minne Lusa neighborhood. She shared a letter, reflecting on how the experience has changed her home, her neighborhood and her outlook.

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.