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Global Village volunteer program

Habitat for Humanity Global Village volunteer abroad volunteer vacations

A domestic and international volunteer program

Volunteer abroad to build decent, affordable shelter alongside members of the community. Use your vacation to volunteer, learn about substandard housing, community 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.

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Featured trip

Paraguay Women Build
March 5-13, 2016
Gain insight into the daily lives of Paraguayan women and inspire change this International Women’s Day!


April 9-17, 2016

Experience an immersive trip while strengthening the abilities and resources of marginalized communities and building a new seed home in an urban community.


April 16-29
Improve living conditions by increasing water and sanitation access and by teaching and promoting hygienic practices.



Volunteer abroad: HawaiiHawaii 
April 18-28, 2016
Repair and build new houses in one of those most beautiful spots in the U.S.


April 8-18, 2016
Help us house vulnerable groups, including people experiencing homelessness.


April 1-10, 2016
Enjoy exotic temples and flavorful foods while you help improve the lives of a partner family.






Specialty trips

Volunteer abroad: Thrivent Builds Worldwide trips

  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.


The Global Village volunteer program is grateful for the generous support of Thrivent Financial. Learn more about our event and program sponsors.