Habitat International

Ben Carson nominated to be HUD Secretary

Dr. Ben Carson nominated to be HUD Secretary In January, the rumors were confirmed when President-Elect Trump nominated Dr. Ben Carson to be the next Secretary of the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD).  Despite a wide range of reaction expressed by the affordable housing community, policymakers, and the media, Habitat’s response was that Read more »

Brand of the Year – Habitat for Humanity

ATLANTA (April 20, 2016) – Habitat for Humanity has been named “Brand of the Year” in the social services nonprofit category based on the 2016 Harris Poll EquiTrend® Equity Score. This is the second consecutive year the global nonprofit has been recognized for its strength in brand equity. In addition, Habitat for Humanity earned the Read more »

Self-reliance and stability in Uganda

Self-reliance and stability in Uganda When Job Kalulu was still in primary school, his family lost their home. As sometimes happens around the world, Job’s mother was evicted from their home by extended family when Job’s father died. The family fled to a nearby village, where they found shelter in a single-room structure but lived Read more »