TCHFH is also pleased to be opening a new homebuyer application period, and will be accepting applications for our next Habitat homebuyers between September 15th – December 15th 2021. Habitat has three new projects in the pipeline, and these houses will all be in the Ithaca area (all within Ithaca City School District). Individuals or families…(Read More)

Welcome Home, Patti!

19 Salo Drive, Trumansburg is refreshed and ready for a new homeowner! On Thursday October 14th at 5:00 PM we will celebrate with a Home Dedication. Welcome home, Patti – we are thrilled to be part of your homeownership journey…(Read More)

Build With Habitat!

We are hard at work on construction at 1932 Slaterville Road in Ithaca, wrapping up renovation of that home, and looking forward to breaking ground on exciting new projects in 2022! Join us on-site to volunteer and help local first-time homebuyers build strength, stability and self-reliance through affordable housing.  If you have…(Read More)

Join Habitat on the Ithaca Commons on Saturday, December 11, 2021 from 11AM – 3PM for some sweet holiday fun!  Purchase a gingerbread house cookie decorating kit, which includes locally baked gingerbread house cookies, royal icing and sweet decorations, and bring home everything you need to create delectable holiday houses to eat and enjoy.  Gingerbread…(Read More)

To our friends and followers: Habitat for Humanity has always sought inclusivity and has often served as a place where people holding disparate views can come together in common cause.  The infrequently told story of Habitat’s roots speaks volumes about our ingrained commitment to a world where everyone has a decent place to live…(Read More)

Are you looking for an affordable home to OWN in Tompkins County? Is your total household gross income below the maximums listed here? Contact us today about a home for sale right in the Village of Groton! Walkable to school, park, library, and everything in town! HH of 1: $52,685 HH of 2: $60…(Read More)

While we’re taking a pause on construction of our Slaterville Road homes, many of our volunteers (and Chuck, our Construction Manager!) have been busy at home.  They’re creating beautiful items using their woodworking and carpentry talents and sharing them as part of our Handmade By Habitat fundraiser!  Take a look at…(Read More)

Hi everyone, I hope you’re holding up well, in the midst of these rapid changes to our work, our school, and our community health.  Believe it or not, I think about you a lot!  You are our hammer swingers, our planners and problem solvers, and our donors.  You’re also our families and our…(Read More)

With your safety and the best interest of our community in mind, we’re closing our job site to the public, effective immediately.  We will also not accept any volunteer groups until further notice. Our office is also closed but we are hard at work remotely, continuing to support our homebuyers, lay plans for future…(Read More)

Curious to know what our Women Builders have built at their own homes, using the skills they learned on the Habitat site?  Interested in tackling your own DIY project, but have some questions about getting started?  Looking for some inspiration, and do-able home construction ideas? Our talented Women Builders are putting on a Project…(Read More)

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