Updates

We are giving Thanks thru November at our Habitat Stores

Planning a last minute home project before the holidays? Stop by our Habitat Stores in West Olympia and Yelm and get 25% OFF Dining Tables and Lighting and 50% OFF Windows   and don’t forget to Shop our #SmallBusinessSaturday Sales Saturday, November 25th and Sunday, November 26th from 9am-7pm. Both the Yelm and West Olympia … Learn More

Healthy Homes Build Healthy Communities

South Puget Sound Habitat for Humanity has been a presence in Thurston County since 1989 and in that time, the organization has partnered with volunteers, donors, businesses and homeowners to build 63 homes for families with limited incomes. Over the next few years, they are aiming to double their capacity, building an additional 26 homes by 2020. Congressman … Learn More

Our Yelm Store is Now Open!

South Puget Sound Habitat for Humanity (SPSHH) has been building and nurturing community in Thurston County for nearly three decades. Now, they have expanded their capacity to serve even further by purchasing a new location at 207 Yelm Avenue East. This is an exciting move for Habitat. It will provide them with approximately 1,000 additional … Learn More

We are building!

Spring is here and with that brings the building season! We are thrilled to have just pulled two building permits from the City of Lacey and can’t wait to get started on the next phase of Deyoe Vista!  

Volunteers Needed at Our Habitat Stores

Why Volunteer at Habitat for Humanity Stores? Volunteering at the South Puget Sound Habitat for Humanity Stores in West Olympia and Yelm is one east way to help local families realize their dream of homeownership. The Stores are a fundamental part of Habitat for Humanity’s building and repair programs. As you give your time and … Learn More

City of Lacey Approves Habitat for Humanity’s “Deyoe Vista” Community

Date: December 15, 2016 Lacey, WA: During its council meeting on Thursday, December 15, 2016, the City of Lacey approved the final plat map and subdivision plans of South Puget Sound Habitat for Humanity’s newest affordable housing community called “Deyoe Vista”. Curt Andino, Executive Director of Habitat, spoke at the meeting to thank council members … Learn More

Habitat Partners with Boys and Girls Club to Build Lemonade Stands

Summertime lemonade stands are a great way to meet neighbors, encourage our children, and even make a few extra dollars. But with a little educational nudge, they can become so much more. Studies show that “we view learning as ‘fun’ or exciting but give the process or experience that creates this end goal a serious … Learn More

LTC Class of 2016 is Building BIG with Habitat

There is no one answer to expanding access and making produce affordable, but community gardens can be a vital part of the solution, and it is one that is often overlooked. The 2016 LTC Class is committed to building a community garden for South Puget Sound Habitat for Humanity’s development, Deyoe Vista in Lacey, WA. … Learn More

Who Builds South Puget Sound Habitat for Humanity Homes?

We know who builds a Habitat home: you do alongside the family who’ll be living there and with a whole bunch of help from community volunteers and Habitat staff. But, what does a Habitat home build? Let’s take a look. Habitat Builds Affordable Housing When money is tight, everything costs more, which is why it’s … Learn More

Build Update: 2016 Funding Awards Drives Biggest Build Year Yet

  We are pleased to announce that South Puget Sound Habitat for Humanity will be starting eight new owner-occupied homes at Deyoe Vista this year. Construction starts at Deyoe Vista this February with two cottages to be followed by a bungalow. The remaining five units built will depend upon the household size and need of … Learn More

It’s your last chance to make a tax deductible gift in 2015!

Don’t wait any longer help more local families receive the opportunity to build and buy their own South Puget Sound Habitat home in 2016! Your donation today will make hope a reality for more hardworking Thurston County families. By taking the initiative to partner with SPS Habitat , families like The Craig’s are changing their … Learn More

Did You Know?

In 2015,homes built by SPS Habitat for Humanity generated over $80,000 in property tax revenue for Thurston County. Helping families help themselves helps everyone.

Anchor Bank Renews its Partnership with SPS Habitat for Humanity

We’d like to thank Anchor Bank for sponsoring the Partner Plus Program for a second straight year. Partner Plus is a funded sponsorship from Anchor Bank that allows Habitat for Humanity to focus a staff member entirely upon outreach, education and homeownership readiness for very-low income families in Thurston County. Stronger families create stability and … Learn More

We’ve Moved our Offices!

We’ve moved our offices! The affiliate office of South Puget Sound Habitat for Humanity has moved to Capitol Way in the heart of Olympia. Our new space is an all-transit friendly location for our families and staff and located on the Dash shuttle route. Close proximity to the Capitol Campus will also allow SPS Habitat … Learn More

Help us Build a Stronger Thurston County

1 day only we are partnering with Shanna Paxton Photography to offer a family photo session for just $25. The entire $25 session fee is being donated back to SPS Habitat for Humanity so not only are you and your family getting an amazing deal on your Fall/Holiday family photo’s but you are also helping … Learn More

Lowes Builds with SPS Habitat

Lowes Home Improvement Store spent the day with SPS Habitat for Humanity, laying sod and building birdhouses that will be given away to local children at Olympia Hands on Children’s Museum Sand in the City. We can’t thank Lowes and their employee’s enough for their generous donations and hard work!