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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)

That’s right, it’s time to register for the Ithaca Board of Realtors golf tournament! Come out for a fun day for a good cause. All proceeds to Habitat for Humanity of Tompkins and Cortland Counties and includes lunch, dinner, prizes, games and golf at the Country Club of Ithaca! Round up your team…(Read More)

Party on the Deck!

Party on the Deck! Join us for a Party on the Deck to celebrate our progress at Third Street! We’ll be on site at 208-210 Third Street, in Ithaca, on Thursday, August 17th from 5:30 – 7:30 PM. Grab a family member or friend and swing by to join us for drinks…(Read More)

Wall Raising Weekend!

One of the most exciting milestones of our Third Street builds has arrived – it’s wall raising time! Kick things off with us on Friday, August 18th from 8:00 – 9:00 AM. We’ll have a light breakfast available and will thank some of our key funders as we raise the first panels that…(Read More)

Our 7th annual Women Build Weekend was a HUGE success, thanks to the 180+ volunteers who joined us, and to the support of the following local corporations and businesses.  With over $17,700 raised, not to mention three huge stacks of wall panels built, we couldn’t have asked for a more productive weekend.  Check…(Read More)

Our 7th annual Women Build Weekend event will soon be upon us, hooray!   Register today to join us on May 12th and 13th for two women-powered days filled with Habitat home construction, carpentry and power tool training, community building and empowerment!  We’ve set out to raise $20,000 this year – create a personal…(Read More)

Meet Our Newest Homebuyers!

Did you know this year we are celebrating our 30th birthday? We are marking the occasion by breaking ground on our first builds in the City of Ithaca. TCHFH is excited to work within the Ithaca community, and also to introduce two wonderful local families who will be partnering with TCHFH to construct and purchase…(Read More)

We’re Hiring!

We are pleased to announce that we’re hiring and on the lookout for our next Construction Manager!  Position details below.  Interested applicants should email a resume to Shannon MacCarrick at shannon@tchabitat.com by Friday, February 17th. CONSTRUCTION MANAGER JOB DESCRIPTION Hours: Full-time, 40 hours per week; start/end of work day variable…(Read More)

Calling all bakers!  Our 5th Annual Cookie Walk will be taking place on Saturday, December 10th from 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM in Center Ithaca on the Ithaca Commons.  We need your help!  We’re looking to have 100+ varieties of delicious, homemade, holiday cookies in the sale… can you help by contributing 6…(Read More)

Ladies, let’s build!  Habitat for Humanity’s next set of *free* Women Build construction trainings start February 22nd 2017! Join Habitat for Humanity at Lowes in Ithaca on 6:00 PM on the following Wednesdays to learn everything from power tool basics to plumbing: February 22nd: Power Tool Basics and Construction Safety March 8th…(Read More)