A volunteer gives a tearful homeowner a reassuring hug at the start of his speech.  Habitat for Humanity International Home Dedication Ceremony in San Patong, Chiang Mai, Thailand.  November 2013.

Celebrating the Gift of Giving: the Habitat for Humanity Home Dedication Ceremony

The official acknowledgement of both endings and beginnings, a Habitat Home Dedication Ceremony is my favorite event.   It’s the chance for the volunteers to say farewell, and the moment to commemorate the start of a new life for the homeowners. Most importantly, it’s a … Continue Reading →