Congratulations Volunteers!

19 Volunteers are Honored with the President’s Volunteer Service Award from 2019 Hours On Thursday November 12th, we safely gathered to honor the hard work of our volunteers. 19 Volunteers were awarded with the President’s Volunteer Service Award which reminds us, ‘one of our Nation’s greatest strengths remains the compassion of our everyday citizens, who… Continue reading Congratulations Volunteers!

Welcome New Partner Family

By: Kim Kerr, Family Services Manager kimk@hfhsummitcounty.org We welcomed a new partner to our Habitat Family in June. After taking a pause from accepting applications, we are so happy to introduce our new family to the group. Erin believes a home means family, safety, security and love. The Habitat organization is happy to be a… Continue reading Welcome New Partner Family

Growing a New Lawn

By: Kim Kerr, Family Services Manager I have never owned a newly built home.  When we have moved into our homes the grass has already been growing and is ready to be mowed.  Here at Habitat, many of our homes are brand new builds.  That means the lawns are brand new also.  I thought it… Continue reading Growing a New Lawn

Rochelle Sibbio, President & CEO, 15 Year Anniversary

We are celebrating the 15 year anniversary of our President and CEO, Rochelle Sibbio. She has successfully led our affiliate through many challenges over the past 15 years. When Rochelle first joined Habitat for Humanity of Summit County, we operated in a very small building on a side street in Akron. In 2007 we opened… Continue reading Rochelle Sibbio, President & CEO, 15 Year Anniversary

Community Garden

By: Kim Kerr, Family Services Manager A community according to Wikipedia is a social unit with commonality such as norms, religion, values, customs, or identity.  Habitat for Humanity in my eyes is a community in itself.  We definitely have a common goal or mission… “Seeking to put God’s love into action to build homes, communities,… Continue reading Community Garden

Thank You Past Board Members and Welcome New Members

As the beginning of our fiscal year nears, we honor our outgoing board members and celebrate the new members joining us. Habitat for Humanity of Summit County is proud to have an innovative, passionate board of 21 directors who govern our work in the community. This diverse group of professionals focuses on our mission, strategy,… Continue reading Thank You Past Board Members and Welcome New Members