Habitat Highlights 2018

TEXRail Dedication 600w - Trinity Habitat for Humanity

Thank you to our volunteers, donors, and sponsors for an AMAZING 2018! Together, we have been able to accomplish so much good! Here are just a few of the highlights from this year… 54 New Homes Built! Volunteers worked alongside Habitat families to help them build their quality, affordable homes. In 2018, we took a […]

Still volunteering to help other families after 15 years

Ben & Sylvia 203-2017 Volunteering - Trinity Habitat for Humanity

“Thanks to Habitat, we were able to move our family out of an unsafe, single-room converted garage. Our children have thrived growing up in this home! The boys are college graduates and the girls are in school now.” – Sylvia Gonzales Ben and Sylvia love Trinity Habitat! They are so grateful for the support of […]

21 Years of Living in a Habitat Home

Parga Family - Trinity Habitat for Humanity

“Our home is filled with 21 years of love and memories. Still today, we’re so grateful to all the people who came together to help make our dreams come true!” – Irma Parga Pedro Parga has always done everything he could to provide a better life for his family. Working in construction for many years, […]

Single Mom Building a Better Life for Her Boys

Campbell Family - Trinity Habitat for Humanity

The community is coming together for North Texas Giving Day on September 20 to help get the Campbell Family into their mold-free, healthy, affordable Habitat home. This quality home will be a foundation for a better life, and you can help make it a reality for this wonderful family! Khadijah is a single mom working […]

Move-In Day for Rachel & Her Grandkids

Rachel Williams Move-In Day - Trinity Habitat for Humanity

Hundreds of individual donors joined together to raise $85,000 on North Texas Giving Day 2017 to help Rachel Williams build a Habitat home for herself and her four grandchildren. In 2014, Rachel Williams became the primary caregiver for her four grandchildren. “It was a transition going from fun Nana to disciplinarian,” Rachel recalls. “I was […]

Family’s New Beginning with Trinity Habitat

Estrada Family - Trinity Habitat for Humanity

Dora Estrada had to start from scratch when she left her husband. He was abusing alcohol and for Dora it was unacceptable to raise her two daughters in that environment. The only items they took with them were a few blankets and an air mattress. The family currently lives in a one-bedroom duplex where the […]

Proud Habitat Parents Celebrate Son’s College Acceptance

High School Grad - Trinity Habitat for Humanity

Claudia and Alejandro, Trinity Habitat homeowners, couldn’t be more proud of their son, Alex. He is graduating high school second in his class, is a leader on the soccer field, and loves playing the trumpet. Claudia is most proud of what a wonderful big brother Alex is, “he always helps Abner and Abigail with their homework”. […]

Homeless with four kids to Habitat Homebuyer

The Casteal Family - Trinity Habitat for Humanity

Gina Casteal is building a better future for her children. Starting March 20, Gina will work alongside volunteers from XTO Energy to build her new Habitat home in Sundance Square. “I’m committed to creating financial security for my family,” Gina said. “Having an affordable mortgage means I won’t be in fear of the car breaking […]

From Survivor to Habitat Homebuyer

Santana Eppinger Collage - Trinity Habitat for Humanity

Santana Eppinger grew up with an alcoholic father and physically abusive mother in Cleveland, Ohio. She was also sexually abused throughout her childhood, which led to ongoing bouts of depression and suicidal thoughts. Reflecting on that time, Santana said, “I didn’t understand why I was in this world being a good person and so many […]

Volunteers of Many Faiths Come Together To Build A Habitat Home

Interfaith Build 2017 - Trinity Habitat for Humanity

In November, we had Buddhists, Christians, Jews, and Muslims all working alongside Sohail on his family’s new home. Sohail served the US military as a translators in Afghanistan at great risk to his own family. Two of Sohail’s fellow translators also built homes in Como this year. As the “eyes and ears of the American […]