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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