Congrats McKinley and Ismael!

Habitat would like to congratulate two new high school graduates that are part of our Habitat community, McKinley Shindell and Ismael Martinez, and their proud parents. McKinley Shindell completed her High School studies at the Jackson Hole Community School. At Habitat we celebrate this accomplishment, not only because McKinley grew up in one of our… [Read More]

Calling All Volunteers!

Jake’s Goodbye Party

Jake’s Goodbye Party Over the last 7 years, our beloved Habitat ReStore Manager, Jake Bynum, has made the Habitat ReStore​ into the Valley’s go-to spot for used household goods and building materials. We are now saying goodbye to Jake. He is moving on to pursue other ventures and to spend more time with his family. Although he… [Read More]

Now Hiring – ReStore Manager

ReStore Manager The Habitat ReStore is a nonprofit home improvement store that sells new and gently used furniture, home accessories, building materials, and appliances to the public at a fraction of the retail price. The proceeds are used to build homes, community, and futures.  The Ideal candidate will have retail experience and need to facilitate… [Read More]

Women Build 2014

Habitat for Humanity of the Greater Teton Area and Lowe’s team up for National Women Build Week Local volunteers help build affordable housing in their communities More than 13,000 volunteers are expected to partner with 300 Habitat for Humanity affiliates across the country to help build affordable housing in their local communities in recognition of… [Read More]

Mi Casa es Su Casa- GV Xela #3 and #4

Days 3 and 4: Hot Springs and Hot Days Day 3 (Hot Springs) was a chalked up with a variety of cultural activities that varied from the attendance of a Catholic service (in Spanish of course) to soaking in the Hot Springs of Quetzaltenango called “Las Fuentes Georginas.” The therapeutic waters come from one of… [Read More]

Mi Casa es Su Casa-GV Xela #2

Day 2 (Build Day #1 and the Market) The day began with excitement and curiosity because it was our first day of service and all of us were wondering what it was going to be like. Last night’s Tea Ceremony, a Global Village Habitat Tradition helped us focus on the upcoming task at hand.  After… [Read More]

Mi Casa es Su Casa – GV Xela #1

Day 1 (The Journey to Quetzaltenango-Xela) The crew woke up at 7:00, some of them (Marisol, Hailey, Schuyler, and Walter) got up a little earlier to take a dip in the hotel swimming pool. To their surprise, the water was not heated, so they definitely had a refreshing swim. We then packed up the bus… [Read More]

Join the Team. Habitat is Hiring.

Join a global, nonprofit ministry building futures and lives. As an employee of Habitat for Humanity of the Greater Teton Area, you are helping to create a world where everyone has a decent place to live. We are currently looking for the following positions: Assistant Carpenter Wage: $13.00 per hour Benefits: Teton Habitat BlueCross BlueShield… [Read More]

Habitat Holiday Potluck Party