Category Archives: News Articles

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Faith Build Scrap Metal Drive – June 1, 2013

Don’t let unwanted metal take over your garage and basement.  Give it to Habitat for Humanity.  Our semiannual scrap metal drive will be on Saturday, June 1 from 9 AM to 1 PM at the Athens County Fairgrounds.  Appliances, tools, siding, all sorts of metals including things with plastic or wood attached are welcome.  Brass, […]

What is WRTR?

WRTR is the acronym for Women Raise the Roof, the Athens County, Ohio Habitat for Humanity's women's build. We are currently working on our sixth build, located at 2 Alexander Street in Athens. A women's build offers an opportunity for women to learn building skills in a safe, supportive environment. For more information about volunteer […]

Habitat Looking for Partner Families!

Athens County Habitat for Humanity is looking for partner families for home ownership projects starting soon!  Families don’t have to be homeless to receive a housing help from Habitat for Humanity. “A lot of families think they have to be homeless and wouldn’t qualify to receive a house,” said Kenneth Oehlers, director of Athens County […]