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We are taking applications for Tompkins County homes!  You, or someone you know, could be our very next Habitat homeowner! July 1 – August 31 is your time to apply! Want to learn more about applying to become a Habitat homeowner?  Check out our website for more information! Stories from our homebuyers and details on…(Read More)

Our 9th annual Women Build Weekend event is nearly upon us!  Ladies, register today to join dozens of other local women for two days of training, construction, camaraderie and fun that you won’t soon forget! On May 10 and 11, 2019 we’ll be taking over 1932 Slaterville Road with our two-day extravaganza…(Read More)

Volunteer with us!

Spring has sprung at 1932 Slaterville Road and we’re hard at work on our very first rehab house plus 2 additional new Habitat homes.  We couldn’t be more excited about giving this home a fresh start, and creating more affordable housing in the Ithaca community! Join us as a volunteer – there’s plenty…(Read More)

New Year, New Build Site!

We’re starting 2019 off with a new build site, at 1932 Slaterville Road in Ithaca!  We’re so excited about this fresh start, and the potential that this property holds for 2 new homes and our very first rehab. Interested in volunteering with us at this site? Subscribe to our weekly newsletter, and like…(Read More)

We are thrilled to announce that both our Third Street homebuyers have closed on their homes, our Habitat affiliate’s first-ever builds in the City of Ithaca. What a wonderful, challenging, rewarding journey it has been! We wish our newest homebuyers all the best as they begin their journey of homeownership. It has been…(Read More)

Ever thought at about volunteering on a Habitat for Humanity job site? Does your employer, church or school group want a fun and feel-good team-building day? It’s summer in Ithaca, and there’s no time like the present! We’d LOVE some more volunteer help to push our Third Street houses to…(Read More)

We owe a big shout out to Dean Shea and the Bethel Grove Bible Church for volunteering with us August 19th. This group worked alongside our homeowners-to-be and finished installing our vapor barrier, framed and sheathed the rest of the deck, and racked, sheathed, set and braced the front walls!  In short: They…(Read More)

The 208 & 210 Third Street project marks the first time TCHabitat is building a single family semi-detached house (the building will resemble a duplex, but will be two owner-occupied units).  This arrangement will allow Habitat to house two families on the small city lot. The two-story homes will each be approximately…(Read More)