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  • Posted March 31, 2020 by Taylor Rogers

    A Message from Habitat Roaring Fork Valley's President, Gail Schwartz

    Dear Friends of Habitat,

    On behalf of the entire team at Habitat for Humanity Roaring Fork Valley, I would like to share our response to the challenges of today’s COVID-19 crisis. Out of an abundance of concern for our families and neighbors, we made the decision to launch a Virtual…

  • Posted March 26, 2020 by cindy

    Gail Schwartz Named President of Habitat RFV

     

    On February 18, 2020 it was announced that former state senator and Willits resident Gail Schwartz would be appointed as interim president of Habitat for Humanity of the Roaring Fork Valley. On March 25th, just as we started to feel the impact of COVID-19, Gail officially stepped into…

  • Posted December 18, 2019 by Lauren Keller

    What your Financial Gift does for Habitat for Humanity Roaring Fork Valley

    While our official mission is to “build affordable homes in partnership with families in need of a hand-up, not a hand-out,” our true mission extends far beyond house construction.  We’re highly invested in our Roaring Fork Valley community, and we aim to support it in as many ways as…

  • Posted November 14, 2019 by Taylor Rogers

    7 Reasons to Volunteer at Habitat for Humanity Roaring Fork Valley

    At Habitat for Humanity of the Roaring Fork Valley, we are grateful and appreciate our volunteers. Individuals and groups who donate their time and energy to our community are the backbone of our organization. Volunteer opportunities exist at build sites, such as Basalt Vista, and the ReStore. Here are 7…

  • Posted November 5, 2019 by Lauren Keller

    Colorado Gives Day: Why, How, and When You Can Support Your Habitat for Humanity

    Colorado Gives Day is an annual statewide movement to celebrate and increase philanthropy in Colorado through online giving. Thanks to the Community First Foundation and FirstBank, #COGives is in its 10th year.
  • Posted September 17, 2019 by Taylor Rogers

    Basalt Vista Legislative Visit

    Last Friday, September 13th, we were honored to have members from Holy Cross Energy, State Senate, and Colorado Representatives join us at our latest housing project, Basalt Vista. The group learned about how this project is benefiting local, working families by providing them affordable housing options. We also were…

  • Posted August 23, 2019 by Taylor Rogers

    3 Reasons to Donate to Habitat for Humanity Roaring Fork Valley

    Have you ever thought about making a donation to Habitat for Humanity Roaring Fork Valley? What’s stopping you? Maybe you felt too busy — we understand. Sometimes life gets in the way of good intentions. But if you’re still looking for a reason to give, here are three!

  • Posted July 1, 2019 by Taylor Rogers

    Why We Work

    For three years, and on three different projects, the team at FootSteps Marketing has volunteered with Habitat for Humanity. We have framed doors, added siding, cleaned sills, swept floors and become a better team.
  • Posted April 25, 2019 by webshine

    Exclusive Viceroy Furnishings Have Arrived!

    We’ve got some exciting news for the local Roaring Fork Valley community: The Viceroy Hotel is remodeling and they are giving us a bounty of spectacular furnishings in great condition — and we’re making them available to YOU!

    The Viceroy is a year-round luxury ski

  • Posted December 17, 2018 by Nancy Hernandez

    Basalt Vista Project - Progress Update

    Progress takes more than just planning, it takes hard work, long hours and a level of dedication often overlooked during the holiday season. Habitat crews, as well as our subcontractors, are working well into the darkness and on these especially cold nights, we’re even more grateful.