For Homeowners


    Find out how to become a Habitat homeowner, and see what is happening in our Partner Family Community.

    Homeowner Spotlight

    Congratulations to our 8 family partners (now homeowners) that closed on their houses in June!!


    Maria & Jorge Hernandez, Elgin


    Teresa Aguilar, Elgin


    Janelle Mathisen & Benson, Elgin


    Estella Fernandez, Elgin


    Tames Januk, Carpentersville


    Rachel Anderson & Zander, Carpentersville


    Kaitlyn Hassel & Alexis, Carpentersville


    Sharon Sims & Reginald, Carpentersville


    Homeowner Blog

    To follow a partner family's story as their future home is being renovated, follow this link to the Hunt Family Blog.


    Building Together

    Our mission is more than building a home, it's building a future for a family.  Regardless of your experience using a hammer, Habitat for Humanity of Northern Fox Valley offers many opportunities for you to get involved as an individual, a group, or as a corporation.

    Volunteering Needs



    Wednesday, July 9

    315 Jewett Street, Elgin

    1190 Manito Trail, Algonquin


    Saturday, July 12

    315 Jewett Street, Elgin

    1190 Manito Trail, Algonquin


    Questions? Contact:

    Olivia Vlahos, Volunteer Coordinator


    Putting God's Love into Action

    HFHNFV held its first Interfaith Build Day on June 21st. The team of nine from five Elgin area churches helped with demolition on one of our Elgin Historic District houses on Division Street.


    Would your congregation be interested in building with us? Contact:

    Bill Klaves, Associate Director


    Olivia Vlahos, Volunteer Coordinator

    Donor Spotlight

    Zurich North America

    What do you do when you are not working on new construction, but rather rehabilitation projects, and cannot have a ground breaking? Do a wall breaking instead! . Thank you, Zurich, for all of your support!


    Women Build Clinic, Lowe's of Arlington Heights 

    HFHNFV held its second Women Build Clinic at Lowe's of Arlington Heights on Saturday, June 28. The tools were demonstrated by a respresentative from Bosch. The clinic was well attended, and the women there could not get enough instruction. A special thank you to Lowe's and Bosch for sending Tom to demo your great tools.



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