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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