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

Feb. 17-26, 2017
Build homes for future homeowners with disabilities.


Jan. 7-15, 2017
Take part in the long-term post-Katrina housing solution.


Trinidad and Tobago
Nov. 25 - Dec. 4, 2016
Experience the melting pot that is Trinidadian culture while building with your team.



May 11-26, 2017
In addition to building, enjoy a Vietnamese cooking class and exploring historical sites.


Feb. 18-26, 2017
Improve the lives of several families community development.


El Salvador
Nov. 26 - Dec. 4, 2016
Enjoy a week of celebration as you work alongside local partners.






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.