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World Habitat Day 2021 - Everyone Deserves a Place to Live

PHFH weekly update, 10/4/2021

October 4, 2021
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Palouse Habitat Update for 10.4.2021 – Today is World Habitat Day! Learn more at Habitat International’s website. Construction/Home Repair Update: Good morning all: This week we are implementing our Fall/Winter work schedule – work days will begin at 0900 unless otherwise stated. There are 3 work days this week (and a little bonus). Tues 5…

Thank You Delta Tau Delta

PHFH weekly update, 9/27/2021

September 27, 2021
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Palouse Habitat Update for 9.27.2021 with a picture from Saturday of WSU Delta Tau Delta volunteering at the Surplus Sale helping to prep the building for painting as part of our Building for the Future project! The deadline for homeowner applications is October 4th. Please spread the word and share our social media posts! Construction/Home Repair…

Volunteers Raising Roof Trusses at the Build Site

PHFH weekly update, 9/20/2021

September 20, 2021
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Palouse Habitat Update for 9.20.2021 with September 16th picture of raising the gable end truss over the porch of the Hansen Habitat Home in Uniontown. Build Site/Home Repair Update: Good evening all; There are three work days scheduled this week. Wed 22 Sept Meet at the south warehouse at 0800. We will build wood ramp…

Students walking on the WSU Campus in the Spring

Daily Evergreen Article about our WSU Partnership

September 14, 2021
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Check out the full article at https://dailyevergreen.com/113087/news/habitat-for-humanity-wsu-partnernship-aims-to-build-energy-efficient-housing/

Three volunteers work to install closet doors at the build site.

PHFH weekly update, 9/13/2021

September 13, 2021
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Palouse Habitat Update for Monday, September 13th – How many codgers does it take to install a closet door? Pictured are Tom, Dan, and Roger working on the Leaseburg home last week. Construction/Home Repair Update: Good morning all; There are three work days scheduled this week. Wed 15 Sep: Meet at the south warehouse at…

Board President, Cathy Blood, at the Hansen home wall raising event.

PHFH weekly update, 9/7/2021

September 7, 2021
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Palouse Habitat Update for 9.7.2021 (With picture from last Thursday of Board President, Cathy Blood, at the Hansen home wall raising event!) Construction/Home Repair Update: Good morning; There are three scheduled work days this week: Wed 8 Sept: Meet at the south warehouse at 0800. We have a porch repair in Harvard; lunch on our…

Volunteers Valerie, Belinda, and Julia Painting Trim at the Build Site

PHFH weekly update, 8/30/2021

August 30, 2021
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Palouse Habitat Update for 8/30/2021, with photo of volunteers painting trim for one of our Uniontown homes: Homeowner Selection – the application packet is now live at https://palousehabitat.org/apply/ in the How Do I Apply section. Deadline to apply is October 4th. Construction/Home Repair Update: Good morning; There are two workdays scheduled for this week. Wed…

Apply by October 4, 2021 for consideration for the 2022 PHFH Home Build.

2022 Home Applications

August 30, 2021
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The application period for 2021 has closed. Palouse HFH’s next open application period will be Fall 2022. For more information or to have your name put on a contact list, call 208-883-8502 or click here. Click here to learn more.  

Volunteer Clement Making Room for a Top Plate at the Build Site

PHFH weekly update, 8/23/2021

August 23, 2021
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Palouse Habitat Update for August 23rd with recent build site picture of a volunteer making room for a top plate in the Hansen home in Uniontown. Construction/Home Repair Update Good morning all; There are 3 workdays scheduled this week. Wed 25 Aug Meet at the south warehouse at 0800. We will install a ramp in…

PHFH, WSU and U of I Partnership for the HEAL House, 2021.

Energy Efficient Affordable Housing Research Partnership with WSU

August 19, 2021
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      Washington State University and Palouse Habitat for Humanity Announce Research Partnership to promote long term housing affordability   Pullman, Washington and Moscow, Idaho. (August 17, 2021) — Washington State University and Palouse Habitat for Humanity (HFH) announce a long-term partnership to study practical ways to create affordable, energy efficient housing.      A celebration will be held Thursday, September 2 at 2:00 pm at the Uniontown build site at 503 Prairie Avenue, Uniontown, Washington, as the…

Volunteers Installing Sheathing Over the Garage Door at the Build Site

PHFH weekly update, 8/16/2021

August 16, 2021
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Palouse Habitat Update for 8.16.2021 with recent build site photo of the Hansen home in Uniontown. Construction/Home Repair Update: Good morning; There are three work days this week: Tuesday 17 Aug: Work at the south warehouse starting at 0800. We will construct a few more wooden ramp modules for an installation which is scheduled for…

Home Repair volunteers from Habitat building a ramp in Moscow.

PHFH weekly update, 8/9/2021

August 9, 2021
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Palouse Habitat Update for August 9th with picture from August 6th of the Home Repair volunteers from Habitat, Moscow Central Lions Club, United Way of Whitman County, and United Way of Moscow/Latah County building a ramp in Moscow. Home Repair Update: Yesterday (6 Aug) we installed a ramp for a family in Moscow. This was…

The Palouse Habitat Surplus Store Truck Picking Up Furniture at U of I.

PHFH weekly update, 8/2/2021

August 2, 2021
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Palouse Habitat Update for 8.2.2021 with recent picture of our Donation Truck picking up donated construction materials. Construction/Home Repair Update: There are 3 work days scheduled this week, with a departure from the usual work days. Wed 4 Aug: Work at the south warehouse starting at 0800, building wooden ramp modules. Last week we made…

Volunteer Tom Putting Down Subfloor Adhesive at the Build Site.

PHFH weekly update, 7/26/2021

July 26, 2021
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Palouse Habitat update for July 26, 2021 with recent build site picture of long-time volunteer, Tom Gooch, putting down subfloor adhesive on the Hansen home in Uniontown: Construction/Home Repair Update: Good morning all; There are three scheduled work days this week. Wed 28 July: We will be working in the South Warehouse starting at 0800,…

Christmas in July at the Surplus Sale is July 21-24, 2021

Christmas in July Sale This Week!

July 20, 2021
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It’s that time of year again! From the 21st to 24th, everything in the store (except yellow tagged items) will be 50% off! Help us thin out our huge inventory of building materials, home improvement items, appliances, and more!

Kelcey Leaseburg and Bob Behal Working on Kitchen Cabinets at the Build Site

PHFH weekly update, 7/19/2021

July 19, 2021
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Palouse Habitat Update for July 19th, with recent build site picture of Habitat volunteers (including future Homeowner Kelcey Leaseburg working on their family sweat equity hours) installing cabinets at the Leaseburg home in Uniontown. Palouse Habitat Construction/Home Repair Update: Good morning all; There are 3 work days scheduled this week: Wed 21 July: Meet at…

Build Site Volunteers enjoy some make-shift shade during a break.

PHFH weekly update, 7/12/2021

July 12, 2021
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Palouse Habitat Update 7.12.2021 with recent picture of Habitat volunteers beating the heat on the Hansen home build in Uniontown! Construction/Home Repair Update for Monday, July 12th: Good morning all; It appears that hot weather will persist, and air quality can fluctuate rapidly due to smoke from wildfires, so please be prepared: dress appropriately, stay…

Every parent wants a better future for their family.

PHFH weekly update, 7/6/2021

July 6, 2021
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Palouse Habitat update for July 6, 2021 (Every parent wants a better future for their family, and Breanne and Alora Leaseburg are close to achieving this future with their Habitat home): Construction Update: Good morning all; There are three scheduled work days this week. Wed 7 July: Meet at the south warehouse at 0830; we…

The Palouse Habitat for Humanity Office and Surplus Store will be closed July 3 and 5, 2021 for Independence Day.

4th of July Closures

July 2, 2021
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Press Release: Palouse Habitat welcomes new Surplus Sale Manager

June 29, 2021
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NEWS RELEASE For Immediate Release Palouse Habitat for Humanity welcomes new Surplus Sale Manager   Moscow, Idaho. (June 16, 2021) — Palouse Habitat for Humanity is pleased to announce that Eldon Hodges has joined our team as the new Manager for the Palouse Habitat Surplus Sale.    Eldon was born in Lewiston and grew up…