every family

deserves a safe and affordable home.

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Here's to strong women

Get Involved: Women Build Day – December 4, 2021

Join Women Build at Beaches Habitat for one last build day in 2021! Who: Any interested woman, age 16 or older What: Volunteer to spend ...
You Can Raise Their Roofs

You Can Raise Their Roofs

Join Beaches Habitat on #GIVINGTUESDAY as we raise roofs for local seniors this holiday season This GivingTuesday, Beaches Habitat is kicking off a season of ...

Construction Progress: October 2021

​​​​​​​Beaches Habitat’s construction process combines the ordinary act of building a home with the extraordinary possibilities of love. This constructive combination renews lives and opens ...

Meet the 2021-22 AmeriCorps Members

AmeriCorps is a federal agency that connects individuals and organizations to help communities tackle their toughest challenges. AmeriCorps sends people power and funding to communities across ...
Education Corner Fall Updates

Education Corner: Fall Highlights

In This Update: Mayor's Youth at Work Project: Amari LombelBright Futures Volunteer, Elise VargasGardening Help from the Exchange ClubHot Meals for After School StudentsArts Workshops ...
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Education Corner: College Bound!

Did you know that Beaches Habitat for Humanity's program offers benefits beyond homeownership? Thanks to a partnership with the Scheidel Foundation, homeowners and their children ...
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Join AmeriCorps

AmeriCorps is a network of national service programs that take different approaches to improving lives and fostering civic engagement. More than 75,000 Americans across the ...
Beach Bash | October 23 at 6 PM | Celebrating 30 years of homes, community & hope

Beach Bash 2021

Thanks for celebrating with us! Your generosity will have a significant impact on the lives of people in our community who need a safe and ...

Your financial support, your voice and your time will help bring strength, stability and independence to people in need of a safe and affordable place to live.

How does Habitat work?

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Apply for the program

Future homeowners who live or work in our service area are selected based on 3 basic 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 to build their home and the homes of others and attending workshops to help prepare them for homeownership.

Become Homeowners

Construction is completed thanks to the support of donors, volunteers and sponsors. Homeowners make a down payment and begin making payments towards their affordable home.

"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