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Masquerade Ball & Silent Auction Saturday, February 10th • 5 – 8 PMDurango Elks Lodge901 E. 2nd Ave. Tickets$75 in advance$85 at the door Live Band • Creole Inspired FoodDancing • Specialty CocktailsTickets include 2 drink tickets

Open House

Habitat for Humanity of La Plata County is turning 30! Join us on Friday, Nov. 3rd, from 5:30 – 8:30 p.m. for a family-friendly open house! Come shop the ReStore after hours, meet our new team, and see what we have planned for our 30th year supporting affordable home ownership in La Plata County!

Memorial Service

Friends of Rachel Edith Taylor-Saghie, former Executive Director of Habitat for Humanity La Plata County, are invited to a memorial service on Saturday, July 29, at 1:00 pm, Smiley Building, 3rd Ave and 13th St. Attire is comfortably celebratory.

Tribute to Rachel Taylor-Saghie

Rachel Taylor-Saghie1965 – 2023 The Board of Directors, colleagues, clients and friends of Rachel Taylor-Saghie join hands in fond remembrance of the love and devotion to the Habitat mission and to the Habitat families demonstrated by Rachel throughout her life. Her commitment to providing homes for as many as possible serves as a beacon that … Continue reading “Tribute to Rachel Taylor-Saghie”

2023 Mardi Gras

Join us as we celebrate Mardi Gras & Fat Tuesday 2023! Tuesday, Feb. 21, 2023 5:30 p.m.Doubletree Ballroom Purchase your ticket online today! Live Music by “Broke with expensive Tastes,” dancing, two complimentary drink tickets (Specialty Mardi Gras drinks, wine or beer), appetizers, and a carving station. A wide selection of opportunities to bid on … Continue reading “2023 Mardi Gras”

2023 Redball Express

Hooray! It’s Durango Redball Express season! This fundraiser is a FUN-raiser. With each $5 donation, you will have the opportunity to win one of three cash prizes ($5000, $2000 or $1000). Here’s a link to make your donation. Thanks for your ongoing support for our local Rotary Clubs and the great work we do in … Continue reading “2023 Redball Express”

AmeriCorps NCCC

Our wonderful AmeriCorps NCCC spent a full week of support and leadership Team Building in Bayfield. There are eight individuals from all over the United States serving on our duplex build. As they work to RAISE the ROOF, we are delighted to host them. With so much uncertainty, we had reduced our jobsite exposure by … Continue reading “AmeriCorps NCCC”

Contractor’s Yard Sale

Due to the various exposure issues surrounding our annual Contractor’s Yard Sale, Home Builders Association of the Southwest and Habitat for Humanity of La Plata County have made the decision to not hold our historic one-day sale. Instead, we are taking building materials intended for the sale and selling them through the ReStore. Generous contributions … Continue reading “Contractor’s Yard Sale”

2020 Build

Our 2020 Build is now underway. Check out the latest photos from our new build. Thank you to The Durango Herald for the article about our new build: Habitat for Humanity builds despite coronavirus challenges #inthistogether #build2020