Meet the team: Shannon

Last year, we started a project to reintroduce you to the Habitat Oregon team. To round out the Q-and-As, we have Executive Director Shannon Vilhauer. Let’s hear directly from Shannon: I like to say that I’ve grown up professionally working for Habitat for Humanity. Way back in October of 1999, I began serving as a […]

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Habitat at the Capitol: Feb. 15-17, 2022

Join Habitat for Humanity supporters from around the state to advocate for policies that help strengthen household resiliency and improve home affordability. Register now! During the week of Feb. 15-17, 2022, participants will connect with Oregon lawmakers and staff to share their stories and urge support for Habitat’s legislative priorities. This event is free for […]

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5 ways to give on Giving Tuesday

GivingTuesday is a global movement unleashing the power of radical generosity. GivingTuesday was created in 2012 as a simple idea: a day that encourages people to do good. Since then, it has grown into a year-round global movement that inspires hundreds of millions of people to give, collaborate, and celebrate generosity. Whether it’s some of […]

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Meet the team: Kayla

In her current role as Resource Manager, Kayla is the first point of contact for our 24 Habitat affiliates, our partner organizations, and the public. Kayla manages Habitat Oregon’s down payment assistance program and our region-wide networking groups, and she is newly taking the reins of Habitat Oregon’s IDA program. Kayla also supports the Executive Director and Grant Portfolio Director with grant management; she has her paws in a little bit of everything.

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Meet the team: Megan

As the main guardian of this website, it feels weird to talk about myself but here we are! We continue with staff (re)introductions: Megan Parrott is the Director of Engagement at Habitat for Humanity of Oregon. In this role, Megan coordinates communication among affiliates—as well as outreach to Habitat’s broader network of supporters in Oregon […]

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National Preparedness Month: Teach youth about preparedness

Being prepared for disasters starts at home. Everyone can be part of helping to prepare for emergencies. As a parent, guardian, or another family member, you have an important role to play when it comes to protecting the children in your life and helping them be prepared in case disaster strikes.

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