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Habitat Building Update

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 […]

Tillamook Habitat and Community Partners Help Provide New Roof for Local Family

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 […]

Tillamook Habitat nears project completion, sets sights on future

By Max Kirkendall For the Headlight-herald Strength, stability and self-reliance are the building blocks for the Tillamook Habitat for Humanity organization. The goal of providing the community with an affordable housing option is one the program has taken steps in achieving since its inception 15 years ago with their 27—soon to be 28—homes built over […]

Not one, but TWO families in Tillamook County today received news

Not one, but TWO families in Tillamook County today received news that will forever change their lives! Please welcome our newest Habitat Partner Families! We are so excited to be on this journey with you! Today I was reminded once again why we do what we do! It’s for the families that never thought homeownership […]


July 2nd, 2018 Tillamook City Council passed a new ordinance allowing System Development Charges (SDC Fees) to be waived for Habitat for Humanity projects within city limits! “With the housing crisis in Tillamook County we have seen a need for strategic partnerships with all those concerned with being a part of the solution,” says Habitat […]

Thank you Oregon Association of REALTORS

Thank you Oregon Association of REALTORS® for partnering with Tillamook County Habitat for Humanity to support affordable housing solutions in our community. A $5,000 check was presented today by OAR President Valerie Schumann to Executive Director Cami Aufdermauer and Board Members Debbie Carr & Barbara Taylor. This money will be used to fund both the current Habitat Homebuild in […]