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Sumter Living, Volume 18, Issue 1 - page 206

Even though Sumter Habitat for Humanity has been in the Sumter community for thirty-four years, our story, successes, and the impact our organization has made thus far, remains largely unknown. Sumter Habitat’s board and staff want to make our Mission one that resonates throughout our community...


The Sumter Item: May 4, 2022

     Sumter Habitat for Humanity, along with 11 other nonprofits, received thousands of dollars to launch community improvement projects throughout the Midlands.

     On April 28, Central Carolina Community Foundation... Read More

Habitat Holiday: December 11 , 2021

     Sumter Habitat for Humanity felt extra jolly this year, with the Holiday Season resuming to more “normal” than last year. So, on Saturday, December 11th, we decided to have good ole Saint Nick out to pose for pictures in front of a cozy fireplace... Read More

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The Sumter Item: September 23 , 2021

     The wait is finally over for LaKesha Jones.

     Jones joined Sumter's Habitat for Humanity and Alice Drive Baptist Church on Tuesday for a groundbreaking ceremony of Jones' new home at 1245 Habitat Drive. This is the local nonprofit's 127th build in... Read More

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Sumter Today: September 23, 2021

     Alice Drive Baptist Church partnered with Sumter Habitat for Humanity in their first groundbreaking since the pandemic began. This is the 127th home built by Habitat in the Sumter community, and it will belong to one LaKesha Jones... Read More

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Ground Breaking Ceremony: September 21, 2021
The Greater Sumter Chamber of Commerce Ribbon Cutting May 13, 2021
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The Sumter Item: May 11, 2021

The Sumter Habitat for Humanity ReStore held a grand re-opening at its new store and administration office on South Guignard Drive on Saturday. As customers shopped, they also participated in the store's fishbowl sale allowing them to draw discounts... Read More

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Sumter Today: March 18, 2021

     Eaton Corporation has a charitable fund, and a recent check presentation marked the company’s third financial sponsorship to Habitat for Humanity.
     This is the largest sponsorship of the three, and the $85,000 will allow for Habitat to fund a full build for a deserving family... Read More

The Sumter Item: March 18, 2021

     By outward appearances, a local industrial manufacturer and a local nonprofit organization might not seem to have much in common, but fulfilling the American Dream of homeownership unites Eaton Corp. and Habitat for Humanity... Read More

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