Habitat for Humanity is a nonprofit Christian housing organization founded on the conviction that everyone should have a decent, safe, affordable place to live.
Local Habitat for Humanity organizations
We have more than 1,400 local U.S. affiliates and over 70 national organizations around the world. Together, we have helped build and repair over 1 million homes and serve over 5 million people worldwide since 1976.
Our most famous volunteers
President and Mrs. Carter are Habitat for Humanity’s most famous supporters. The couple leads the annual Jimmy & Rosalynn Carter Work Project.
History and ministry
Habitat for Humanity is a member of InterAction, a coalition of non-governmental organizations that work together to improve standards, develop better practices and act collectively to solve problems.