Family Feature: Johnna, Maddie, and Josiah
Flatirons Habitat for Humanity immediately seemed like a perfect fit to Johnna, a social worker in Broomfield, when a coworker left a flyer on her desk last summer. Her colleague knew that Johnna was struggling with rent prices and looking for a permanent place to settle down with her children. Johnna and her family moved to Broomfield from Fort Lupton, CO about four years ago. Since then, the single mom has tried several times to buy a house, but the competitive housing mark
Family Feature: Liliana, Alexandra, and Camila
The second-youngest child in a family of eight siblings, Liliana has lived in Boulder since her family moved from California when she was just 13. Now a mother to Alexandra (age 14) and Camila (age 7), Liliana will be able to raise her children in her own hometown thanks to her Flatirons Habitat home. Staying in the city is a luxury that many of Liliana’s brothers and sisters have not had. Her siblings, Liliana said, were forced to move from the city they call home because of
Welcome to our new AmeriCorps National member, Brandon!
We're excited to welcome our newest AmeriCorps National member, Brandon McMahon, to the Flatirons Habitat team! As our Community Development Coordinator, he will play the vital role of engaging and retaining new FHFH partners and volunteers. Originally from St. Paul, MN, Brandon came to Colorado from Arkansas where he was a police officer and a juvenile probation officer. He also serves in the U.S. Army Reserve, which he's been a member of since 2003. His interest in communit