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Who we are

Habitat for Humanity is a nonprofit, ecumenical Christian ministry founded on the conviction that every man, woman and child should have a decent, safe and affordable place to live. Learn more about our founders.

Local Habitat for Humanity affiliates:
We have more than 1,400 local affiliates in the United States and more than 70 national organizations around the world. Together, we have helped to build or repair more than 1 million homes and serve more than 5 million people worldwide since our founding in 1976. Learn more about our affiliates.

Our most famous volunteers:
Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter and his wife Rosalynn are Habitat’s most famous supporters. The couple annually leads the Jimmy & Rosalynn Carter Work Project.

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