Green Bay Habitat For Humanity Celebrates Home Ownership Month
Home Ownership Month in June highlights the American Dream of Home Ownership.
It’s also a perfect time to recognize a local organization that helps individuals and families to achieve this goal.
Founded in 1987 and celebrating 32 years in the community, Greater Green Bay Habitat for Humanity is part of a global, nonprofit housing organization operated on Christian principles that seeks to eliminate substandard housing in Brown County through constructing, rehabilitating
and preserving homes and by providing training and access to resources to help families improve their living conditions.
“Our Homebuyer Program allows our organization to partner with low to
moderate income individuals or families in Brown County who wish to
pursue homeownership.” ~ Michelle Heeler, Family Services Director
Greater Green Bay Habitat for Humanity knows how itegral home ownership is to a family’s security and sense of well-being.
“Habitat for Humanity knows that safe, decent and affordable shelter plays an absolutely critical role in helping families to create a new cycle, one filled with possibilities and progress. Affordable homeownership frees families and fosters the skills and confidence they need to invest in themselves and their communities. The outcomes can be long-lasting and life-changing. The statistics are undeniable that Children raised in a stable home excel at school and grow up with an increased chance to continue their education. Habitat provides a ‘hand up not a handout!'” ~ Cora Haltaufderheid, Executive Director
The Green Bay News Network hopes that all families will succeed in reaching the American Dream of Home Ownership!