Our family experienced firsthand the extreme challenges of the housing crisis in Tillamook County. We saved, budgeted, and applied for a traditional mortgage, but the inflated housing market meant the homes were not affordable for us. When we applied for a home through Habitat and were selected we were so grateful to have access to […]
Join friends, family & our community Saturday, February 27 from 2-3pm as another journey to home ownership begins! Tillamook County Habitat for Humanity invites you to gather around the bonfire at this unique ground breaking celebration for the Kelekolio Family. This is a family friendly, socially distanced, outdoor event for all to enjoy. Event parking […]
This Valentines Day celebrate with Amanda & Desiree as they receive the keys to their new home(s)! You are invited THIS Sunday, February 14 from 2-3pm to virtually attend our Double Home Dedication for Amanda & Desiree’s Families. Event details and can be found HERE! Take part in this celebration via Facebook Live as you enjoy a tour through the newly completed (and decorated) […]
We first met Joy three years ago when she was at risk of losing her home due to a health crisis. 💔 Hear from her perspective how it felt to have her own community provide the “Ultimate Gift” this Holiday season!
Check below for our construction timeline. “As always we could not be here with out you and love to have our community beside us in this journey,” shares partner family Amanda Swift. Tired of being stuck at home & ready to volunteer!? Email Julia at [email protected] to get involved.
The Halo awards are North America’s highest honor for corporate social initiatives and cause marketing and showcase successful consumer engagement and employee engagement efforts. This year Habitat for Humanity is honored as a winner of this title! A Little Habitat History: There are two commonly held myths about Habitat for Humanity. First, that former President […]
Tillamook County Habitat for Humanity is proud to announce that our 2019/20 Homebuild project is underway! This week we received our demo permit to take down the existing house where we will build two new construction homes in it’s place! Together with volunteers, contractors, and community members like you we will build two 3 bedroom […]
With tarps and pallets on the roof and buckets in the home to catch the leaking rainwater; the Roose family in Tillamook was in desperate need of a new roof. But with medical bills to pay, the nearly $17,000 project seemed like an impossibility for Yvonne Roose and her three boys.Luckily, with the help of […]
As a local resident enjoying a quiet coastal life with her beloved dog, Anndell suddenly found herself unable to return home after pipes broke under her house. All water access was cut off and both bathrooms were destroyed by the flooding. Anndell has been forced to live in a hotel the past seven weeks while […]