Volunteer Spotlight: Skip

Although Skip Fernandes is no stranger to Habitat for Humanity, he is one of Habitat NOVA’s newer volunteers, but his impact here has already been large. Skip is a recurring volunteer at Habitat NOVA’s Herndon ReStore. It was there that he created an exclusive furniture line called REINCARNATION.  Skip started volunteering with Habitat for Humanity...

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Construction Update: September 2019

The Habitat NOVA Construction team has been active through this hot summer, working diligently to finish our Donora Drive new build and Frye Road renovation. Both families are expected to move in by the end of summer. We will post final photos on our facebook page when we are done! Construction is underway...

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Four Star Charity

Habitat for Humanity of Northern Virginia (Habitat NOVA) is proud to be recognized as a four-star charity by Charity Navigator, America’s premier independent charity evaluator. Charity Navigator works to advance a more efficient and responsive philanthropic marketplace by evaluating the financial health of America’s...

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Meet Tesfaye and Tigist

Future homeowners, Tesfaye and Tigist, originally came to Northern Virginia for employment opportunities. The household grew with the arrivals of their daughter and son. As parents, they are challenged with raising a son and daughter in an overcrowded two-bedroom, one bath apartment. Both teenagers share the master bedroom, with their son sleeping in a converted closet...

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