Habitat for Humanity Builds Community and Empowers Women

 
 
 

Women Build, a branch of Habitat for Humanity, aims to involve women in the organization as well as to empower them and the communities they help. Inviting women into the male-dominated industry of construction redefines what is possible as well as challenges gender norms. Not only do the women who participate rebuild the community through their projects, they do so by creating relationships amongst themselves and with other members of the neighborhood.

 

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