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First Annual Faith Build Dedication Ceremony Held

Niasia Closes on Her New Habitat Home Inaugural Faith Build Celebrates Dedication Day Habitat for Humanity of Horry County faith partners, volunteers, staff and more gathered together on Friday, December 16 for the dedication ceremony of Niasia’s new Habitat home. Home #168 was sponsored by Horry County HOME Consortium and Habitat for Humanity of Horry County’s

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Theology of the Hammer

What is the “Theology of the Hammer”? by Summer Bessent Millard Fuller, the founder of Habitat for Humanity, began working on a concept known as the “theology of the hammer” in 1965. He continued to work on the concept for decades, eventually publishing his book “The Theology of the Hammer” in 1994. In a letter

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Human Rights Day

Habitat for Humanity Recognizes 75th Anniversary of UDHR by Summer Bessent This past weekend – on December 10, 2022 –  the 75th anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights (UDHR) was commemorated.  The UDHR consists of a preamble and 30 articles that set out a broad range of fundamental human rights and freedoms to

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Give the Gift of Home This Holiday Season

DONATE TODAY https://youtu.be/SIo51WM6kvo Giggles carried through the air as Mackenzie, Kaitlyn, and Kimberly ran and played on the grass where one day, very soon, their new home will stand. We got to meet these three beautiful sisters and their mom and dad out on the piece of property where all of their hard work will

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Launching Aging in Place

Launching Aging in Place HABITAT FOR HUMANITY OF HORRY COUNTY GAINS ‘AGING IN PLACE’ CERTIFICATION  As an extension to Habitat for Humanity of Horry County’s Maintenance and Repair Program, Habitat has become AIP certified. This program partners with homeowners 65 years and older to help with handicap accessibility modifications (ramps, grab bars and handrails), fall-risk

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Koinonia Farm Anniversary

In November of 1942, the idea that would eventually launch Habitat for Humanity was sparked. https://youtu.be/POJzdVEocmU In November of 1942, Koinonia Farm’s fertile soil produced the idea that would eventually become Habitat for Humanity. On this community farm located in Americus, Georgia, the concept of those in need of safe and affordable housing, working alongside

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