Roslyn

Roslyn is a sweet and hardworking woman who’s ready for the next big step in her life: homeownership. She is excited and ready to tackle the responsibilities that come with owning a home. Even though Roslyn works two jobs, she would have been ineligible for a conventional mortgage. But through Knoxville Habitat for Humanity, she…

Rick

Rick Garner Facilities Manager | Liaison of Veteran & Military Affairs   After volunteering with Knoxville Habitat for Humanity full-time for two years, Rick knew that he wanted to be more involved with this ministry. In 2010, he joined the Knoxville Habitat staff as Construction Purchasing Manager and later also assumed the duties of Facilities…

India and Yvonne

It requires a huge amount of strength and determination to take care of family members in need, but India has done it well and without hesitation. When her mother, Yvonne, began battling stage three lung cancer, India became her main caregiver. She also often cares for her grandson, Cam’ron (6), especially during the summer. After…

James

James Knoxville Habitat Homeowner   As a United States Army veteran, James served to protect our country. After his discharge, he worked for years as a lineman and in the oil industry but began experiencing a string of illnesses that resulted in various struggles and eventually homelessness. James was determined to turn his life around.…

Ernie

Ernie Walser ReStore Associate-Appliances   Ernie, an Army veteran, is an important part of the Knoxville Habitat family, serving on our Restore staff. It is obvious that giving back to his others is very important to Ernie, as seen through his military service and continued dedication to the Habitat mission. After recently celebrating his seventh…