In late March, Habitat for Humanity Guatemala participated in the Habitat for Humanity International Conference in Atlanta, Georgia. For the first time since 2001, over 2,500 attendees from 1,000 USA affiliates and 50 global affiliates regrouped for a week of learning and engagement.
The power of Global Village is relationships like the one of Lacey and William. Families of different countries and languages united by the power of homeownership.
The crew worked tirelessly. Throughout the day, they passed concrete into the new houses, stacked blocks, and tied rebar after rebar.
Most of us are familiar with the tradition of “Black Friday.” This day, which falls the Friday after Thanksgiving, is often filled with visuals of frenzied shoppers zig zagging through mall shops with family members in tow, hoping to pinpoint the perfect deal for that perfect holiday gift. But how many of us know […]
A Q&A with our new President of the Board gives insight into Habitat Guatemala’s vision and future.
Adobe may be cheap, but it leaves homeowners clouded with worry that it will collapse.
The St. Louis College of Pharmacy came to Guatemala on a special trip that counted for college credits. Want to know what a trip is like? Check it out!
When constructing housing solution 75,000, we had over 200 people join us for a memorable week. Check out the photos and stories from this landmark event.
An exploration of women’s issues in Guatemala and how they relate to adequate housing.
A major landslide in Guatemala took the town of El Cambray. We are helping to relieve the housing situation for hundreds of affected families.