Smile You're on Camera

Thou Shalt Not Steal!

Generally, my blogs are positive and uplifting. It’s who I am, or at least, who I want to be!

But today, as I sip the warmest drink I can find, I am going to address an issue we are having in our ReStores and my tone is less than happy....

Child Smiling

Youth Transforming Macomb Habitat

Youth is happy because it has the ability to see beauty. Anyone who keeps the ability to see beauty never grows old. - Franz Kafka

I love this quote. And I embrace the young people who join our team, volunteer on site, and creatively...

Holiday Spirit ornaments

Holiday Spirit

Dear Friends:

“The spirit of Christmas is always near; it shines like a beacon throughout the year. Don’t look in a store or high on a shelf; for sharing and giving are found in yourself.”  – Unknown


Kindness Heart

One Dollop of Kindness to Go!

Everyday, the people who work at Macomb County Habitat for Humanity cross paths with many people. Some are donors, others are volunteers. Scores are shoppers in our retail operations, and a handful of very special people call themselves Board...

Welcoming the Silver Anniversary Tour

Dear Fiscal Year 2017-18,

I’m a tiny bit sad to see you go, because you were filled with new donors, volunteers, board and staff. You brought me happiness – but you were short-lived. Twelve months wasn’t long enough for me to really get...

What Does Summer Mean To You?

As I look over my shoulder at the frigid mode of winter and the fickleness of spring – I am actually looking forward to the steaming days of summer and all that they mean to our Habitat.


Summer is build time. Our team, and hundreds...