Helping hammers: Follow the progress of KPRC 2′s 7th annual Habitat for Humanity home build

KPRC 2 kicked off its 7th annual Habitat for Humanity build in early January.

HOUSTON – KPRC 2 kicked off its 7th annual Habitat for Humanity build in early January.

It started with station staff up before sunrise, building the walls of the home that will be given to a family to fill with memories.

The families that are selected to receive Habitat homes put in a lot of work and meet strict requirements to be approved. Once they move in, they pay the mortgage.

KPRC 2 also sends a special thanks to our sponsor, UT Physicians, and our corporate partners: Veritex Community Bank, ABC Home & Commercial Services, Carpet Giant, Shipley Do-Nuts, Pappas Restaurants and Frontier Utilities.

You can meet this year’s family and see the home take shape with the videos below.

If you’d like to learn more about Houston Habitat and how you can help, go to HoustonHabitat.org.

Frontier Utilities and Village Plumbing provides a team to help participate in the Habitat build

Regional Manager with Pappas Restaurants talks about why they love participating in the Habitat build

Regional Manager with Pappas Restaurants, Dorsey Perry, talks about why they love participating in the Habitat build.

Marketing director with Carpet Giant talks team building and working with Habitat for Humanity

Marketing director with Carpet Giant talks team building and working with Habitat for Humanity.

Executive director of Habitat for Humanity talks about the house’s future homeowner

Executive director of Habitat for Humanity, Allison Hay talks about the house's future homeowner.

Marketing director with Carpet Giant talks about the company’s involvement with 7th annual Habitat for Humanity built

Marketing director, Meredith Wosenitz, with Carpet Giant talks about the company's involvement with Habitat for Humanity.

Community development officer at Veritex Community Bank talks about the company’s dedication to the community

Courtney Taylor, community development officer at Vetitex Community Bank talks about the company's dedication to the community.

Veritex Community Bank Houston Market President talks about the company’s first year participating in Habitat for Humanity build

Jon Heine,Houston Market President of Veritex Community Bank, talks about the company's first year participating in KPRC 2's Habitat for Humanity build.

Executives with our sponsor UT Physicians talk about the connection between the UT Health and Habitat for Humanity

Executives with our sponsor UT Physicians talk about the connection between the UT Health and Habitat for Humanity

Doctor, clinic manager with UT Physicians talk about how the Habitat build has come full circle for the company

Doctor and clinic manager with UT Physicians talk about how the Habitat build has come full circle for the company

UT Physicians COO speaks about why UT Physicians happily agreed to be KPRC 2’s sponsor for the 7th annual build

UT Physicians Coo and UT Health senior vice president, Andres Casas spoke to KPRC 2 about why UT Physicians happily agreed to be KPRC's sponsor for the 7th annual build.

KPRC, partners build Adriane Marks home

Houston Life hosts share their experience at this year’s build

Derrick Shore and Courtney Zavala share their experience from KPRC 2's seventh annual Habitt

KPRC 2 anchors are hard at work at the 2020 Habitat for Humanity build

KPRC 2 anchors are hard at work during the 2020 Habitat for Humanity build

UT Physicians partnered with KPRC 2 to help build Adriane Marks a home

UT Physicians partners with KPRC 2 for the 2020 Habitat for Humanity build

Meet the future homeowner, Adriane Marks

Meet Adriane Marks, the amazing woman and future homeowner of the 2020 Habitat for Humanity home.

KPRC 2 meteorologist Justin Stapleton and others gear up for the 2020 Habitat for Humanity build

KPRC 2 meteorologist Justin Stapleton and others gear up for the 6 a.m. kickoff for the 2020 build.

Habitat for Humanity and KPRC 2 partner up for the seventh annual Habitat for Humanity build

Habitat for Humanity and KPRC 2 are partnering up with several other sponsors for the seventh annual Habitat for Humanity build.

KPRC 2 Future homeowner Adriane Marks and many others help kick off the seventh annual Habitat for Humanity build

KPRC 2 General Manger Jerry Martin, future homeowner Adriane Marks and many others help kick of the seventh annual Habitat for Humanity build.