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We build strength, stability and self-reliance through shelter.

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Give families the opportunity to help themselves, and help create a community where everyone has a decent place to live.




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Bob Temple, “The Original HopeBuilder”

“The Original HopeBuilder” In March, Knoxville Habitat for Humanity lost a dear friend, Bob Temple. Because he was loved by many in Knoxville, the entire community felt this loss. In 1985, Bob earned the title of Fountain City’s Man of the Year. In 2002, the North Side Y was named in his honor. Also, he…

Patty – Volunteer Spotlight!

Patty – Volunteer Spotlight! Patty is considered by everyone to be a talented jack of all trades. Over the years, she has served as a construction volunteer, a special event volunteer, and last but not least, an administrative volunteer. While Patty is happy to swing a hammer on the build site, she truly excels in…

Women Build Wellness Series

  Since 1991, Women Build has provided an opportunity for hands-on learning where women can learn new skills while helping families build strength, stability and self-reliance. Over the years, Knoxville Habitat’s Women Build has grown into a supportive community of empowered women who strive to build each other up and make a lasting impact on…