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

Partner Family Holiday Party 2019

Our Partner Families gathered for a Holiday Party on Tuesday, December 10th for a night of delicious food, fun holiday crafts, and music. The children decorated their own ‘gingerbread homes’, made reindeer food, and enjoyed a reading of the Polar Express while the adults were serenaded by the men of the Keyed Up Quartet with Christmas… Continue reading Partner Family Holiday Party 2019

Partner Families Reflect on Thanksgiving

Partner Families Reflect on Thanksgiving

What are you most thankful for this year? “I am thankful for Habitat giving me the opportunity to learn many aspects of being a member of the community and homeowner. I am also thankful for all the hardships I endured over my lifetime. It has transformed me into the hardworking and motivated person I am… Continue reading Partner Families Reflect on Thanksgiving

Homeowner Spotlight: Darlisa


Darlisa officially became a proud Habitat Homeowner at a home dedication ceremony in November of 2016. She is currently is a Branch Service Manager at Huntington National Bank and will start school at Stark State this fall to earn a degree in psychology. Homeownership before the age of 30 has been Darlisa’s dream and she… Continue reading Homeowner Spotlight: Darlisa

Your Home is an Asset

by Mary Shepherd, HFHSC Family & Volunteer Coordinator Your home is an important asset. Owning a home can bring financial rewards as well as personal satisfaction that comes with knowing that you have “A Home of Your Own.” Home ownership provides the homeowner with an important financial asset because real estate  increases in value over… Continue reading Your Home is an Asset