News

  • Volunteer Services & Store Development – AmeriCorps VISTA
    Develop, document, and implement plans to increase volunteer, in-kind and cash resources and further enhance the connection between the affiliate and Habitat Store in the community by creating and/or enhancing volunteer programs, marketing, GIK, and community engagement plans.The goals of this position are: 1. Develop, implement and document a volunteer recruitment, training, and retention program […]
  • Construction Crew Leader – National AmeriCorps
    The member serving in this hands on role will help us lead volunteers on site and give the necessary boost to significantly increase the number of families our affiliate is able to serve. Kittitas Habitat is poised to build 18 homes in 3 years, join us as we take on the challenge! The Construction Crew […]
  • A New Affordable Housing Neighborhood is Coming. Welcome Home!
    Ellensburg City Council Approves Funding for New Water Bender Habitat Project We are excited about the recent funding we received from the City’s Affordable Housing Fund and eager to bring more affordable housing directly to Kittitas County. The project represents a milestone in the organizations history as we embark on a new chapter as part […]
  • Building the Beloved Community
    Next week we celebrate the birthday of Dr. King.  We celebrate his work, and his unshakable love for his fellow human beings. It reminds me, that here, in Kittitas County, our strength lies in the wonderful people and our shared love of our communities.   Together, we have always found ways to celebrate our triumphs, […]
  • Breaking the Cycle of Poverty
    In this challenging year, the word home has come to mean more than in the past. Home has become our office, our classroom, our workspace, our meeting room, our doctor’s office, our safe space, our sanctuary. While there is much in the world that is uncertain, we have the safety of our home, it’s conveniences, and it’s […]
  • Meet Habitat Development Assistant Tammy Tyler
    “If you want to change the world, find someone to help you paddle.” William H. McRaven We all have those people in our lives that become the glue that just helps hold things together. That is the role that Tammy Tyler fills for Kittitas County Habitat for Humanity. She is the quiet strength that has […]