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.

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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.

 



Colombia 
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 100 houses in a week. 

 

 

 

 

 

Bulgaria
Sept. 19- 29

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

 

 

El Salvador
Aug. 2-10
Make a difference by helping to build earthquake-resistant homes for impoverished families.

 

Jordan
Aug.15-22

Join us for a unique volunteer opportunity in a women-run community in Jordan, the most peaceful country in the Middle East. 

         

Guatemala
Nov. 8-16

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

 

 

 

 

Sri Lanka
Aug. 15-30

Team up with a great group of volunteers to build cost-effective core homes that can be expanded over time.
 

 

 

Hawaii
Sept. 27- Oct. 5
Put your talents into action in a unique part of the U.S. with some of the most beautiful countryside.

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.