Homeowner Impact Stories

A Place to Call Home

A Place to Call Home Sivarasa is a hardworking man who takes care of not only his wife and 3 children, but also his parents. His father (78) and his mother (72) are excited to see their grandchildren grow up in a home that is theirs as a family, and take pride in the...

Defying the odds

Defying the oddsRuby is a vibrant young lady who works at the CSEB Production Yard in Batticaloa in a supervisory capacity while simultaneously playing a role of a SME representative.Ruby has been working at the yard for nearly 05 months and takes pride in being able...

Turning dreams into reality

Turning dreams into realitySathiyaran (47 years old) and her husband Thiyagarasa are parents to 5 children, 3 of whom are married and living with their own families. Their youngest daughters live with them at present, while one daughter (22) is looking for a job so...

From surviving to thriving

From surviving to thriving Prior to shifting into their conventional home constructed by Habitat for Humanity Sri Lanka through the European Union funded housing project, Sinnathamby, his wife and four daughters lived with extended family and was gradually able to...

Home sweet home

Home sweet homeUdayani, was a mother of 2 when she received a Habitat home back in 2012. Now in 2018, Udayani has 3 beautiful and energetic daughters, and is working hard with her husband to expand their home.  Udayani commented on the impact that their home has had...