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!

Building Continues at East Avenue Build Site

Habitat for Humanity of Summit County continues to build with volunteers from new Amazon fulfillment center and local Innes Middle School teachers. AKRON OHIO, SEPTEMBER 8, 2020 – Four more homes are continuing to be built amid COVID-19 delays at Habitat for Humanity of Summit County’s first multi-home housing development on East Avenue. Four homes… Continue reading Building Continues at East Avenue Build Site

Top 2019 Volunteers, Thank You!

2019 Top Volunteers

Volunteers with 50+ Hours in 2019 We are thankful for every single volunteer in 2019 but we are especially thankful for those who have dedicated over 50 hours supporting our mission. Thank you for your time and hard work this past year. We couldn’t do it without you all! Steve Lux Paul Stauffer Steve Schadelbauer… Continue reading Top 2019 Volunteers, Thank You!

Do & Be Better in 2020

Do & Be Better in 2020

Need help choosing a New Year’s Resolution in 2020? Resolutions are all about improving and striving to do better and be better. We create goals in January that we work towards and continuously aim towards throughout the year. People joke about resolutions saying they are superficial, they don’t last. We disagree, creating goals is healthy… Continue reading Do & Be Better in 2020

Loyal Volunteer Pallet Projects

Pallet Project

Old unwanted pallets turned into crafty decorations for your home! Our Loyal Volunteers have been working hard in the workshop taking apart old pallets headed to the dumpster. They are using the reclaimed wood from these pallets to get creative building Christmas trees, snowmen and Ohio wall hangings. These make great holiday gifts while also… Continue reading Loyal Volunteer Pallet Projects

Welcome Kim


Kim Kerr is Habitat for Humanity of Summit County’s new Family Services Manager. She will be working with all our partner families as they move through our homeownership program. We are excited to have Kim onboard and want to introduce you to her. She has only been with us 4 months so far but she… Continue reading Welcome Kim

Trip of a Lifetime

Global Village Trip

Global Village Trip to Oaxaca, Mexico 2 MORE VOLUNTEERS NEEDED Saturday, February 29th to Saturday, March 7th Join us for an eight day life changing mission trip. Live like a local with 12 other volunteers while experiencing the authentic Mexican culture up close. Volunteer building homes with Habitat for Humanity that will make an impact… Continue reading Trip of a Lifetime

Fall Flip Recap

Fall Flip Recap

We are thankful for all the participants who donated their time and talents to flip these creative ReStore items to support our mission. The community was invited to shop ReStore for an item priced less than $100 to work their flip magic on. After completing an entry form, participants were able to take the item… Continue reading Fall Flip Recap