“I worried about my children’s wellbeing and always tried to stay strong and positive for them. Being chosen by Habitat to live in a safe place we can call our very own ‘Home, Sweet Home’ means the world to me. I will never give up trying to make things better for my family.”
built homes for 52 families in Greater Lowell and contributed to 80+ builds globally.
completed 80+ Critical Home Repairs for local seniors, veterans and those disabled.
engaged 800+ volunteers every year who contribute 14,000+ hours annually.
Longtime Billerica Residents Receive Critical Home Repair
Linda Ann and Marc agree that Habitat Lowell's Critical Repair Program is a "true blessing." The couple met at a party when they were 16, married soon after, and have been together for 59 years. They've lived in their Billerica home for 36 years. Linda Ann has severe osteoporosis and a rare type of breast [...]
Last week, a team from Coastal Windows & Exteriors installed a GAF roof and James Hardie siding on our current home build in Concord, MA. The company generously donated the products and installation to Habitat for Humanity of Greater Lowell. This brings their total contribution of labor and materials to local Habitat affiliates to more [...]
May is Older Americans Month! We're celebrating all of our "older" (but young at heart!) volunteers, including Ron. Ron is a lifelong Lowell resident, raised in the neighborhood formerly known as Little Canada where he attended Catholic School for 12 years. He married his wife Michelle and had two lovely daughters, spending weekends watching them [...]
Volunteers Rebuild McPherson Park Dugout in Lowell
This week, Habitat Lowell's Tuesday Crew volunteers teamed up with YouthBuild to rebuild the softball field dugouts at McPherson Park in Lowell. The Tuesday Crew is a nickname given to some of Habitat Lowell's most dedicated volunteers. Comprised mostly of retirees in related fields, these volunteers are on our job sites (included Critical Home Repair [...]