Hands planting a flower in a garden.

Resilience. Optimism. Gratitude.

    Resilience, optimism, and gratitude. I see these three amazing qualities in every Knoxville Habitat partner family. The resilience to overcome challenges most of us will never face. The optimism to believe in a better life, despite incredible challenges. And deep, sincere gratitude for caring neighbors like you who support their hard work to…

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Natasha and her family

Natasha’s amazing story is centered around her love for her kids. As a single mom of three–Tayon (17), Ariyah (12) and Natayah (10)–she puts her children above everything else. As a family, Natasha and her kids enjoy spending family night in, watching movies or playing games. They even consider themselves movie buffs! Natasha loves playing…

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Janvier and Ajuwaye

Janvier and Ajuwaye Majambere first immigrated to the United States as refugees, each along with their parents, in 2007. When they arrived in Knoxville, they did not know if they would be welcomed by the community or if it was even a safe city. They didn’t get to choose Knoxville as their new home community…