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Habitat for Humanity is dedicated to helping low-income people realize their dreams of homeownership. See how we're making a difference.

Being kind to a stranger may seem simple, but it often requires a conscious effort to do. How can you show kindness to strangers in your life? We have 9 ideas to start.

How can you make a difference in the world? By reducing your carbon footprint. Check out these easy ways you can lessen your environmental impact and help save the earth.

Do you want to build a deeper relationship with Habitat and with women in our community? Then check out our new Hammers & Heels group and join us for our first event at Wine & Design on Thursday, Oct. 5.

A mentorship program has more in store than just for the mentee. If you’re not sure whether mentoring is right for you, take a look at these eight ways becoming a mentor can benefit you.

Tomorrow, September 12th, commemorates America’s favorite frothy chocolate drink in a way which brings together chocolate and ice cream lovers alike.

Whether you choose to volunteer at a local shelter, support military service personnel or donate to a cause you care about, your Labor Day can be focused on honoring those who have worked so hard to build up our country’s economic and political well being. 

Habitat home ownership applications are open through Oct. 2 for our next group of Wayne County homeowners.

Qualifications are: Live or in Wayne County for at least the last year; Have a housing need; Be within the qualified income range; Be able to afford a Habitat mortgage based on debt-to-income ratio; Be willing to partner with Habitat to complete sweat equity hours. Apply online or download an application from our website or visit our office at 2719 Graves Drive, Suite 3, Goldsboro, NC 27534. In-person assistance will be available by appointment only on Sept. 7 and Sept. 21.

While quotes might not directly stimulate our own lives, they play a significant role in encouraging a positive lifestyle. So go ahead, discover inspiration.

When it comes to living an altruistic lifestyle, compassion for others doesn’t have to stop with humans.

Sign up today for our Fall Women Build to be held on Sept. 21-23. Shifts are 8-11:30 and 12-3:30 each day, Thursday - Saturday. Registration is $50 (or $25 if you participated in the Spring) and includes t-shirt, swag bag and lunch.

Coffee has been around for thousands of years, but it hasn’t been until recently that we’ve discovered just how many incredible benefits it actually has.

This back-to-school season, do more than simply prepare for a new school year—help those in need!

Summer can often feel too short, but with this list of potential activities, you’re sure to fill your days with activities that turn into fond memories.

When you have an efficient morning routine, you set an effective tone for the rest of the day. Here are five ways to establish a productive morning routine.

Setting goals is simple. We’ve all heard different phrases, acronyms and ways to properly set a goal for life. However, accomplishing goals can be a whole different task.

The month of July is full of great things: Independence Day, baseball and… hot dogs. In fact, July is recognized as National Hot Dog Month. That’s right, the little sausage has an entire month dedicated to its celebration.

In honor of the grand reopening of its Mount Olive location, Walmart is holding a SparkGood Days of Service campaign now through July 21. That means that for every hour volunteered and reported, Walmart will match it with a $10/hour donation.

Planning an Independence Day party shouldn’t have to be stressful. We’ve compiled a list of everything you need—from food to activities—to throw a bash your friends and family will rave about.

Whether they’re familial, romantic or platonic, relationships are vital to beneficial and stable lives. So how can we learn to build positive and enriching relationships? Take a look at these top eight tips for some ideas. 

This summer, take some time to enjoy a vacation. Whether it’s three days or three weeks, at home or across the world, throw yourself into the moment and use it as an opportunity to relax, regrow and reconnect with your loved ones.

Call 919-736-9550 or follow the link on our website to schedule your free donation pickup and check out our new Habitat ReStore box truck! We're proud of it and can't wait to drive it into your neighborhood!

This Father’s Day, give Dad the best gift: a caring, compassionate life. See how you can support others around you and give back this Sunday.

How can you and your family celebrate June? By trying out some of these easy and delicious options to celebrate National Fresh Fruits and Vegetables Month.

This Memorial Day, we remember and honor the men and women who have served our country’s armed forces—specifically those who have given the ultimate sacrifice.

If you try to live altruistically, then combating your own loneliness can play a vital role in how you serve others. Here’s how to overcome loneliness in everyday life.