Are You Interested in a Habitat Home?

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Do you qualify for a Habitat Home? Interest and Application forms are on HOLD. New date release TBD.   Habitat for Humanity of Sonoma County is preparing to open our next application round for homes that will be built in Windsor and Santa Rosa. The tentative construction is scheduled to begin in the Spring/Summer of 2020 and… Read more »

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Sonoma Wildfire Cottages Dedication Ceremony

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It was a lovely event, with an amazing turn out! Despite the summer heat, hundreds attended Habitat’s Dedication Ceremony of the nine wildfire cottages housed on Medtronic’s Fountaingrove campus. Read about the Cottage families here.   Watch the videos and read more here: KGO TV / ABC7 News – 8/16/19 https://abc7news.com/society/home-sweet-home-for-north-bay-fire-victims/5473214/   News of the… Read more »

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Wildfire cottages project with North Bay Construction Corps

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Three years ago, just seven high school students graduated from a North Bay program teaching them construction skills. This year, the graduating class for the North Bay Construction Corps was 98 students from five North Bay counties. The program consists of a five-month training program plus a two-week boot camp. In Sonoma County, the corps… Read more »

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“A Place for Humanity”

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We’re doing great things in our community and moving forward in BIG ways. Habitat for Humanity is Building Together, Building a Future, Building Innovation, Building Opportunity, Building Momentum. Let’s Build the Future Together! “A Place for Humanity” produced by PH Productions and DangerBrain

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A new housing idea for Sonoma’s ‘missing middle’

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County officials are moving forward aggressively on a three-pronged approach to alleviating the local housing crisis. Permit Sonoma, the county’s permitting agency, has been tasked with taking fast and bold action to unkink the county’s housing construction pipeline, whose logjam has been exacerbated in the wake of last year’s wildfires. In 2017, the county implemented… Read more »

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Sonoma Wildfire Cottages construction begins in Santa Rosa

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Construction has started on eight to 10 Habitat for Humanity cottages that will be temporarily located on Medtronic’s Fountaingrove campus in Santa Rosa to help house residents whose homes were destroyed in the October 2017 wildfires. Two of the units are already being framed, and they all should be ready for occupancy in late fall… Read more »

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