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.

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

Featured trip

April 8-18, 2016

Help us house vulnerable groups, including people experiencing homelessness.


Feb. 20-29, 2016

Build in colonial Honduras and enjoy hospitality from the small community and staff.


Volunteer abroad: India
Nov. 28-Dec. 12
If visiting India is on your bucket list, this is your chance to go. Start the holiday season by helping a family realize their dream of homeownership.



Volunteer abroad: HawaiiHawaii 
Jan. 16-24, 2016
Repair and build new houses in one of those most beautiful spots in the U.S.


Feb 19-28, 2016

Build a seed house in beautiful South America and visit an award-winning Habitat community development project.



Volunteer abroad: Trinidad and TobagoTrinidad and Tobago
Jan. 23-31, 2016
As you build with the family, you’ll be welcomed into the community. This trip is a unique opportunity to experience life inside the culture.






Jan. 23-Feb. 1, 2016
Skip the tourist traps and really get to know the people and culture of Thailand on this service trip to Udon Thani. 


Volunteer abroad: Portugal
Feb. 6-Feb. 15, 2016

Join our efforts to eliminate poverty housing in Portugal and spend a few days visiting this beautiful country. 


March 11-17, 2016

Take this opportunity to build in the most peaceful nation in the Middle East.

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.