Events

Mixed Concrete Art Show

February 23, 2018

Mixed Concrete Art Show

5:30pm-7:30pm | Top of the Hill | 100 E Franklin St, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27514

Mixed Concrete is a fundraising art show which raises money, awareness, and support for families with inadequate housing in Chapel Hill, NC. The show was founded in 2011 by a UNC student and continues to be run by UNC students. This year, our 7th Annual show will be hosted by the UNC Habitat… Read more
2018 Women Build Launch Party

February 27, 2018

2018 Women Build Launch Party

5:00pm-7:00pm | City Kitchen | 201 S Estes Dr, Chapel Hill, NC 27514

Come out for a night of socializing and empowerment as we launch fundraising for our 10th Anniversary Women Build taking place this May! During the floating time period, we will be discussing ways to help fundraise for our $25,000 goal and how you can get involved. This event is open to… Read more
4th Annual High Heels and Hard Hats Fashion Show

April 28, 2018

4th Annual High Heels and Hard Hats Fashion Show

6:00pm-10:00pm | The Rizzo Center | 150 Dubose Home Ln, Chapel Hill, NC 27517

Early bird tickets for the 4th Annual High Heels and Hard Hats Fashion Show will go on sale, February 14th! For the last two years, the event was sold out, so be sure to get your tickets while they last! Read more
Women Build 2018

May 2, 2018

Women Build 2018

12:00am-12:00am

Habitat for Humanity's annual Women Build program recruits, educates and inspires women to build, fundraise, and advocate for stable and affordable homes in our communities. Habitat's across the nation participated in National Women Build Week, in an effort to challenge women to devote at l… Read more

News

Habitat Puts Joy in the Holidays

December 11, 2017  |  Chapel Hill News

Some of the most joyous feelings of the holidays must be in the hearts of those whose homes have been built, remodeled or fixed by Habitat for Humanity volunteers. That joy may be found doubly in the hearts of volunteers. In mid-November, Habitat for Humanity of Orange County’s Home Preservation Program brought together a group of volunteers together in a Family Day event to provide critical interior and exterior repairs to the home of Gertrude Nunn, a 96-year-old resident of the Rogers-Eubank community who has been “a voice for the neighborhood for many years and has contributed much in serviceto Orange County.” Read more

Tiny Homes Coming to Northside Neighborhood

October 24, 2017  |  WCHL-Chapelboro

Downsizing and moving into tiny homes has gained popularity in the past few years and Chapel Hill is turning that trend into a service project with a tiny home duplex coming to the Northside Neighborhood. Chapel Hill Mayor Pam Hemminger says the tiny home duplex will house individuals or couples that have graduated out of the homeless shelter program. Read more

Hands for Habitat: building houses with purpose and love

September 27, 2017  |  The News of Orange

For another year, a local family will have a new home built with love and intention. All thanks to the hard working hands of students at Orange High School. On Tuesday, September 12, Habitat for Humanity and Orange High School kicked off their annual Hands for Habitat project. Hands for Habitat began nine years ago and is a service-learning program in partnership with Orange County Schools designed to provide hands-on experience learning a trade. Read more

From the mountains to the sea Habitat builds in NC

September 25, 2017  |  WRAL

Habitat for Humanity builds houses, and it also builds hope for struggling families working to get access to the American Dream of homeownership. The State Employees Credit Union, Habitat for Humanity North Carolina, and the 71 Habitat affiliates across our state have a vision: To build a Habitat home in each of North Carolina's 100 counties. Read more