Home Federal Bank, volunteer group recognized for service to Knoxville Habitat for Humanity

KNOXVILLE, TN (December 13, 2016) – Home Federal Bank and Knoxville Habitat for Humanity’s Home Maintenance Team were recently recognized with the 2016 “Sis” Awards at Knoxville Habitat’s annual Holiday Breakfast held at The Foundry on the Fair Site in Knoxville. This annual award is presented by Knoxville Habitat founder Ellen “Sis” Roddy Mitchell. Home…

HopeBuilders - Habitat for Humanity Knoxville

HopeBuilders Breakfast Raises $90,000 to Build Two Houses of Hope with Knoxville Families

[KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (October 7, 2016)] – About 200 people gathered together at Knoxville Habitat for Humanity’s HopeBuilders Breakfast, presented by Holston Gases, on Friday, October 7 at Central Baptist Bearden in Knoxville. Attendees of this second annual event were guests of Knoxville Habitat supporters and volunteers. The event raised $90,000 that will go toward building…

ESPN College Gameday - Habitat for Humanity Knoxville

ESPN College Gameday Supports Habitat for Humanity

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (Sept. 28, 2016) – Knoxville Habitat for Humanity’s Marketing and Communication Director April Timko and Chief Financial Officer Lance Weeden visited with members of the ESPN and Coca-Cola teams during the ESPN College Gameday production at the University of Tennessee. Following the televised production on Saturday, Sept. 24, ESPN and Coca-Cola donated building…

Layee Kromah - Homeownership / Success Stories

Layee Kromah

Layee lives in a small apartment with his mother, Fanta, and two sisters, Sita and Marcher. Layee supports his family by working as an agent for a rehabilitation facilities group, and both of his sisters are in school – one is in high school and involved with track, while the other is in her first…

Allison “Marie” Walker

Every family needs a home where they can feel comfortable and secure. Marie Walker knew that she needed a better home for her four daughters Krista (11), McKenzie (9), Kaylee (5), and Makaelyn (4). Marie and her daughters currently live with her friend because the condition of the house they were renting previously became impossible…