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where Habitat for Humanity works

Habitat for Humanity
works in more than
70 Countries

Reaching 1.6 million people globally

Shelter Housing Charity for the Homeless and Vulnerable

Since 1976, we have
helped more than
6.8 million people

Helping over 1 million families to have a safer home

Reforming land rights and land tenure worldwide

Your donations have
Changed lives
In South America

1.8 Million women now have the right to own their own land

What We Do - Breaking the cycle of poverty

  • 1.6 billion people live without adequate shelter, in unsafe slums
  • These people live in constant fear of forced eviction
  • Every year, millions of families have to rebuild their home due to disasters

Our mission is to build a safe environment where families and communities can thrive. Access to decent housing is the foundation to achieving essential human rights, such as education, property, food and privacy. Home is the first step toward a future of opportunities and prosperity. This is why we make it a priority to help those in the most vulnerable situations as well, such as:

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Where We Work click a region for details

North America Europe, Middle East and Africa Latin America and the Caribbean Asia and the Pacific