Bringing people together

to build homes, communities, and hope since 1990.


Seeking to put God's love into action, Beaches Habitat for Humanity brings people together to build homes, community and hope.


A world where everyone has a decent place to live.

Own a Home

Local families and individuals can partner with Beaches Habitat to build and buy a home at an affordable price.

Repair Your Home

Veterans and Seniors can partner with Beaches Habitat to address health and safety issues in their homes.


Everyone can make a difference. Whatever your skill set or stage of life, we will help you find a place here.


Your financial gift today will help to give more people access to a safe and affordable place to call home.

Keep up with Beaches Habitat!

Save the Date

Beach Bash 2024

Save the Date for Beach Bash 2024 Monday, October 21, 2024 ABBQ Meat & Drink More information coming soon!
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Homeowner Profile: Meet Kathy

Kathy was born and raised in Brooklyn, NY and currently works at the University of Florida in the Hematology/Oncology department. She has three children Jaylin ...
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Mayport Townhomes Groundbreaking

We are thrilled to announce the start of construction in our neighborhood. Please join us to celebrate this milestone! The ceremony will take place at ...
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Family group at construction site

Home Dedication: Faith Build on Ribault Park Street

You're invited to a home dedication ceremony! Help us welcome Kathy and her family home! We've finally completed construction, and it's almost time for them ...
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Young woman

Alessandra strives to make an impact

My name is Alessandra Manuzon. I was born and raised in the Philippines and moved to Atlantic Beach in 2013 when my parents bought a ...
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Gussie speaks from the heart

My journey started 10 years ago. I was a divorced mother with four children. I needed stability for my children, and I applied to Beaches ...
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Message from the CEO

Dear Friends of Beaches Habitat, 2023 was another exciting year! It is a blessing to have so many dedicated volunteers and generous donors willing to ...
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Inspire your team. Change your community. CEO Build - May 10, 2024

CEO Build 2024

What is CEO Build? CEO Build is a unique opportunity to demonstrate to your team and the community that you are committed to supporting a ...
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How does Habitat work?

Apply for the program

Future homeowners who live or work in our service area are selected based on 3 criteria:

  1. a need for affordable housing,
  2. the ability to repay an affordable mortgage, and
  3. a willingness to partner with Habitat.

Complete sweat equity

Once approved, future homeowners are required to complete "sweat equity" hours. These hours include volunteering on the construction site and attending workshops to help them prepare for homeownership.

Buy a Home

Once construction is completed, thanks to the support of donors, volunteers, and sponsors, the homeowner makes a down payment and then begins making affordable monthly mortgage payments toward their home.

By the Numbers


Families Served


New Homes Built


Homes Renovated or Repaired

"Everyone who gets sleepy at night should have a simple, decent place to lay their heads, on terms they can afford to pay."

~ Millard Fuller, Co-Founder of Habitat for Humanity