Global Village volunteer program

Global Village

A domestic and international volunteer program

Volunteer internationally to build decent, affordable shelter alongside members of the community.  Learn about poverty housing, development challenges and Habitat’s ministry and mission to help eradicate them. The funds you raise help build decent shelter in the country you visit and support the Global Village program.

Learn more about Global Village   Available trips and schedules   Trip payments and donations

Featured trips

Borneo Blitz Build 

Sept. 11-20
International teams of volunteers will make homeownership a reality for families in Malaysia. Simple brick houses will provide the families with stability and opportunity.


Oct. 25-Nov. 1

Improve an informal settlement by building houses, constructing communal resources and meeting our government and nonprofit partners.


Everest Build
Nov. 13-22

Teams of volunteers from across the world will work alongside Habitat homeowners to construct 50 houses in a week. 






Sept. 19-29

Ready to travel somewhere new? Join us for a unique opportunity to get to know a country with a rich history.



Nov. 1-9

Build a home for orphans and their caretaker. See firsthand how we are helping to bring health and stability in the wake of the African AIDS/HIV crisis. 



Nov. 2-10

Join us for a fun and life-changing adventure in beautiful Kauai, Hawaii. It’ll be an experience you won’t soon forget. 



Trinidad and Tobago
Nov. 8-16

Experience life on an island of harmonious cultural and religious diversity as you help a family transform their reality.


Nov. 8-16

You’ll use honeycomb bricks to build a simple, decent home and witness firsthand how lives are changed by adequate shelter.



Dec. 6-20

An excellent opportunity to work with friendly people and learn about their unique and colorful culture.



Specialty trips

Thrivent Builds

  Thrivent Builds Worldwide trips

Explore additional trip options designed through Thrivent Financial’s partnership with Habitat for Humanity.

All are welcome on Thrivent Builds Worldwide teams. Thrivent benefit members are eligible for special trip pricing.