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Jimmy & Rosalynn Carter Work Project

For more than 30 years, President and Mrs. Carter have helped Habitat for Humanity improve and build homes in the United States and around the world. The Jimmy & Rosalynn Carter Work Project helps raise awareness of the critical need for decent and affordable housing. The event attracts volunteers from around the world.

Event coverage

Memphis, Tennessee
Habitat for Humanity’s 33rd Carter Work Project will be in Memphis, Tennessee, Aug. 21-26, 2016.

Read our blog      Press release

Dallas-Fort Worth, Texas
Habitat for Humanity’s 31st annual Jimmy & Rosalynn Carter Work Project brought the Carters together with thousands of volunteers for a weeklong build in Dallas and Fort Worth, Texas.


California, Colorado, New York and New Jersey
For the 30th consecutive year, the Carters joined with volunteers to build and renovate houses in Oakland and San Jose, Calif.; Denver, Colo.; New York City; and Union Beach, N.J.

Léogâne, Haiti
One hundred additional homes were built in the community of Santo.

Léogâne, Haiti
One hundred homes were built in the community in the epicenter of the January 2010 earthquake that ravaged the country.

For earlier event coverage, visit the Carter Work Project archives.


Habitat’s Carter Work Project is grateful for the generous support of our sponsors. Learn more about our sponsors.