Advocacy

2022: The Year in Review

2022 was a year of celebrating and laying the groundwork for busy years ahead. Again and again we realized the importance of partnerships within our local community, with governmental entities and businesses. We welcomed volunteer groups back to the job site, reveled with friends at the most-successful Carpenters’ Ball to date and opened the spacious ReStore […]

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Vail Resorts Build Day

Habitat Vail Valley Receives Pledge from Beaver Creek Resort & Vail Mountain

$60,000 yearly donation to support affordable home construction over the next five years Habitat for Humanity Vail Valley (HFHVV) is thrilled to continue its commitment to affordable home construction through a $300,000 grant from Beaver Creek Resort and Vail Mountain through the company’s EpicPromise program. This pledge will support HFHVV’s initiative in doubling its impact

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Our Impact

Our Impact

In 1995, a group of concerned citizens went about forming Habitat for Humanity of Eagle and Lake Counties. Twenty-seven years later, Habitat Vail Valley has worked with many locals, partnering to build permanently affordable housing. Last year we broke ground on our 100th home. In 2022-24, we will build 40 homes and rehab six; doubling

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Howard: The Path to Home

Recently I was talking with a peer, who loves living here and is contributing to our community. He has a stable, “professional” income. He’s lived and worked here for more than a decade; he has worked his way up in his profession. His salary has roughly tripled since he entered our professional workforce. He has

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Reps McCluskie and Ricks

Habitat for Humanity of Colorado Names 
2021 Legislators of the Year

Habitat for Humanity of Colorado (HFHC), the state support organization for the 25 affiliates serving 45 communities statewide, is proud to announce that Representative Julie McCluskie and Representative Naquetta Ricks are the recipients of the organization’s Legislators of the Year Award.  HFHC identified these two Colorado policymakers for their unwavering support and ongoing work to

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Biking at Grace

A Season of Hope

Note – this column first appeared in the Vail Daily as part of Valley’s Voices, a monthly column by Elyse Howard.  Take a moment to look around — it’s the season of hope. Autumn brings cooler weather and with it snowy daydreams. Anticipation and excitement come with the start of the school year. And at Habitat

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