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Site Lines Newsletter | Spring 2021

Spring 2021 EditionBUILD A HOUSE...BUILD A DREAM CONTEST A VIRTUAL SUCCESSFirst place winners Remy D. and Naish L. from Barkely ElementarySecond place winners, Camden B. from Garnet Valley Elementary and Dylan W. and Bennett S.  from Media ElementaryThird place...

Executive Director Update – December 2020

Gratitude. Joy. Tears. Those are the reactions that I shared with our newest homeowners at Habitat for Humanity of Chester County. In the past month, we welcomed 7 new families home. Handing them their keys, being in that moment, you could feel the impact of lives...

Executive Director Update – October 2020

Executive Director Update - October 2020 Stability through shelter That’s at the heart of Habitat’s mission. Stability is the foundation that allows for growth. Without it, we are unsteady and unsure. Our vision shrinks to only see the risk in front of us and hinders...

Executive Director Update – September 2020

Executive Director Update - September 2020 How do you measure impact? We often get this question as we apply for grants or ask donors to support our work. Is it simply the number of houses we build? Is it the number of families that realize the dream of homeownership?...

Site Lines Newsletter | Summer 2020

Summer 2020 EditionRESTORE CONTINUES TO REOPEN AND REVAMP         On June 16, the Caln ReStore reopened to the public after 13 weeks of closure.  New health and safety regulations from the CDC and the Pennsylvania Department of Health are reminders that the pandemic...

Build a House…Build a Dream Contest 2020

When we first announced that we would not be able to host the Build a House...Build a Dream contest on March 21st; we were so hopeful that we would be able to postpone until things calmed down. With Governor Wolf's shelter in place order and the extended closing of...

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