May 2022 |

Habitat for Humanity Supports Ukrainian Refugees

Habitat for Humanity International is providing support and shelter options for refugees fleeing the violence and war in Ukraine. To support this effort, Habitat Choptank allocated $100,000 from their recent gift from MacKenzie Scott and is also undertaking a “Round Up for Ukraine” campaign at...

March 2022 |

Major Gift from Author and Philanthropist, MacKenzie Scott

Habitat Choptank, Habitat for Humanity International and 83 Habitat affiliates receive transformational $436M gift from MacKenzie Scott Habitat for Humanity Choptank will use $2.5M gift to address affordable housing shortage in Talbot and Dorchester Counties of Maryland Trappe, MD (March 22, 2022) — Habitat Choptank,...

December 2021 | Trappe, MD

Habitat Choptank Seeking AmeriCorps Volunteers

[Trappe, MD] (December 2021).  Habitat for Humanity Choptank is looking for two energetic and service-oriented individuals to fill their AmeriCorps positions. If you’re interested in personal and professional growth, learning new skills, and community service opportunities, Habitat Choptank and AmeriCorps might be for you. The...

November 2021 | Cambridge, MD

Todd Fund Makes a Difference

[Cambridge, MD] (November 2021).  In March of this year, Habitat for Humanity Choptank received a $25,000 grant from The Todd Fund to support Habitat for Humanity Choptank’s Helping Hands Revolving Loan Fund and its service to Dorchester County homeowners that reside in areas where Habitat...

August 2021 | Trappe, MD

Habitat Choptank Welcomes New Board Members

(August 2021). Habitat for Humanity Choptank welcomed six highly respected civic leaders onto its volunteer-based Board of Directors.  Christine Doria, Genevra Farrare, Latasha Nichols, Dave Perry, Mike Potter, Daphan Smith and Efrain Velazquez have been ushered in and will serve together with nine other board...

August 2021 | Cambridge, MD

Habitat Choptank Receives Grant from the Nathan Foundation to Create Tool Lending Library

(August 2021). The Nathan Foundation generously awarded Habitat Choptank funding for a new resource for homeowners. Habitat Choptank has created a Tool Lending Library for resident home repairs. A recent Cambridge survey found 76% of homes in the city are over 88 years old. An aging housing stock means homeowners are challenged by a wide range of repair and...

July 2021 | St. Michaels, MD

Habitat Choptank Celebrates 93rd Home Dedication

(July 2021). Habitat for Humanity Choptank celebrated their 93rd Home Dedication on Thursday, July 1st in St. Michaels. Family, friends, Habitat homebuyers, board members, staff, and volunteers gathered on Brooks Lane to celebrate. The home dedicated is one of seven Habitat Choptank new, affordable, and...