HHTC News

Family Services Intern

Habitat for Humanity of Teller County is part of a global, non-profit housing organization operated on Christian principles that seeks to put God’s love into action by building homes, communities and hope. Habitat for Humanity of Teller County is dedicated to...

Branding your Business

Branding your business Marketing and social media has inevitably become one of the most popular forms of advertising. Corporations have taken that a step further in branding their companies by choosing flashy colors and simple yet creative designs. Branding is to tell...

Resources For Veterans

Veterans Invoking Vocations Facts about homelessness in Colorado could never be accurate; there are too many to keep track of! The Exodus Road saves and prevents sex trafficking while people in camo are left to be treated as the criminals kidnapping those children....

Teller County Online Groups

Online Woodland Park groups prove to be helpful in more ways than one. Woodland Park Community Page, Buy & Sell, Trader are just some examples of nice online sites for networking and news.   It’s no secret that social media has become more popular over the...

Ownership vs Rental

OWNERSHIP VS RENTAL OCCUPANCY Rental occupancy is designed to reap a profit for the property’s owner whereas home ownership can eventually yield a profit for the homeowner. As inflation increases, rental landlords are required to raise rents to maintain their profit;...

Public Speaking Tips for Families

There are occasions where you will be asked to represent Habitat for Humanity of Teller County. You are scheduled to speak for 4-5 minutes. This is what will be printed on the agenda: “What Habitat Means to My Family” ____________ , Future Homeowner Keep in mind the...

Who is Jamie Caperton?

“Treat a person as he is, and he will remain as he is. Treat him as what he could be, and he will become what he should be.”- Coach Jimmy Johnson   Jamie Caperton has significantly impacted Teller County and I believe there is no one more deserving of praise. She...

An Anniversary of Gifts

“A house is to a family what soil is to a plant,” Millard Fuller once said. “A plant needs to be rooted. A family is like that. If a family is not rooted, it will not flourish. But once a family is well-rooted, all kinds of wonderful things will begin to happen.” This...

Benefits of Volunteering

Benefits of Volunteering Giving our time and effort to help others can feel wonderful. We get to see the immediate impact of our work. We watch a wall go up, we clear a field of litter, we enjoy the smiles of the people we help and work beside. While each of those...

Youth United

The purpose of Youth United is to bring together like-minded children who hope to play a positive role in the community. Service isn’t just for adults and can actually be the best place for children to create life-long and meaningful friendships. It’s easy to look at...