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We would like to thank Taziki's Mediterranean Cafe for providing lunch to Athens Area Habitat for Humanity volunteers during our recent builds.

  • Athens Area Habitat Turns 30 – JP Watkins to Retire

    It’s hard to believe now, but Habitat for Humanity was just 12 years old when it opened an affiliate in Athens, GA, in August of 1988. Today, Habitat is one of the largest builders in the US and one of the most widely known and respected non-profits in the world. And Athens Area Habitat — Read More

  • Athens muralist Jess Ulrich brightens up the local Habitat ReStore

    Local outdoor artist hopes to see more public art around Athens — “There are a lot of blank walls that need some color to them.” “I think it’s inspiring for people to see butterflies in the most random place possible,” says Athens, GA, artist Jessica Ulrich. “It brightens people’s day.” An extensive new mural by Read More

  • How a Sandwich Builds a House

    Local Athens eateries help build their community … literally! You can’t build a house without power. At Athens Area Habitat, we power our tools with electricity, and we power our crew and volunteers with excellent food catered by Athens area restaurants. As part of the Great Chain of Life, which you might remember from your Read More

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