Volunteer Management Basics Certificate Training

Volunteer Management Basics Certificate Training

Join Habitat for Humanity for Volunteer Basics Certificate Training Join in on this training opportunity to professionalize your volunteer engagement and have a chance to meet up with your fellow affiliates. Who Should Attend?Anyone involved in the...

QLO Annual Training Requirements

QLO Annual Training Requirements

As of June 30, 2018, each affiliate must have a certified Qualified Loan Originator to remain in good standing with HFHI. Illinois is a state that is listed as fully exempt from the Secure and Fair Enforcement for Mortgage Licensing Act (SAFE Act) but must...

Board Member Keri Nelson will be at Habitat on the Hill

Board Member Keri Nelson will be at Habitat on the Hill

Keri Nelson, Habitat for Humanity of Illinois board member and Rockford HFH Executive Director will be representing the SSO at Habitat on the Hill in Washington D.C. this coming February.  Keri will also attend the SSO Alliance meeting there.  Habitat on the Hill,...

SAFE Act Amendment Signed Into Law!

SAFE Act Amendment Signed Into Law!

After an 18 month journey, Habitat For Humanity Illinois working with IDFPR and elected officials was able to gain exemption from the Mortgage Safe Act.  The Safe Act was legislation that was passed to protect homeowners from predatory lending practices. ...

SAFE Act amendment passes the Illinois legislature!

The SAFE Act amendment (HB 5542) passed the Illinois legislature unanimously on November 14th and was sent to Governor Rauner for his signature. Here is the support letter sent by your Habitat Illinois State Support Organization to the Governor.

Home is the Key Illinois Affiliate Campaign Launched

Home is the Key Illinois Affiliate Campaign Launched

​Habitat for Humanity of Illinois (SSO) launched a media campaign this week to support it's Illinois affiliates in specific markets. The campaign with iHeart launched on Monday, April 16th and will run through May 13th (4 weeks). The 30 second...