Category Archives: Complete Blocks

Meet the Coleman Family, our newest homeowners!

Eric and Audreyelaine Coleman can hardly believe it, but they’re about to become homeowners.  The reality is just setting in:  this month they will start paying their mortgage on a new Habitat house at 1910 West Wilt Street, becoming the … Continue reading

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Meet the Garoma-Hailu Family: our newest neighbors in North Philadelphia!

Interview by Meghan Tidwell, article by Henry Randolph Sintayehu Garoma and Birhane Hailu entered Habitat Philadelphia’s homeownership program in September 2010, and in December 2012 we celebrated with them as they purchased their new Habitat house in North Philadelphia.   We … Continue reading

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Two Homes Become One

by Kristin C. We are excited to finally start demolition on the next North Philly Complete Blocks Project! Most people are probably familiar with the typical Philadelphia rowhouse, which very in width, height and square footage.  (For a complete guide … Continue reading

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The Lay of the NPCBP Land

by Troy H. The North Philadelphia Complete Blocks Project is a continuation of Habitat for Humanity Philadelphia’s long-term efforts to work with local residents and the city to bring a stronger future to this specific small community within North Central … Continue reading

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