A family reunites to build with others Read more Stories Read about Habitat's work in your community and around the world. The true meaning of volunteering and service While playing in the garage, Steven Yang discovered the signatures of volunteers who helped build his family’s Habitat home, which inspired his dedication to serving his community. Read more Why get involved with Habitat? Members of the Habitat family share why they build, advocate, donate — and love what they do. Read more Celebrating a joyous first Christmas in a Habitat home The simple dream of a Christmas at home — their home — inspired Merissa to go above and beyond to make that dream come true for her family. Read more Strengthening housing rights with Brazilian families As part of its advocacy efforts, Habitat Brazil took part in our global advocacy campaign Solid Ground to strengthen the housing rights of millions of Brazilian families like Carmen's. Read More Energy conservation in action: Habitat home relies on climate Alongside Humanity El Salvador, this Habitat family built a sturdy, affordable home that relies on wind, vegetation, the sun and even the heat to reduce their energy needs and costs. Read More Helping homeowners age in place For Topeka Habitat, Habitat's Aging in Place program has become a cornerstone of their work — just as the population the program serves continues to be a cornerstone of strength in the community. Read More Load more Subscribe to our monthly newsletter Get the latest stories, news and events, and volunteer opportunities from Habitat delivered to your inbox.