Seeking to put God’s love into action, Habitat for Humanity- DeKalb brings people together to build homes, communities, and hope. Habitat for Humanity- DeKalb  is an official Georgia county affiliate of Habitat for Humanity International, a global nonprofit housing and community development organization.  Incorporated in 1988 at the behest of former DeKalb County CEO Manuel Maloof, Habitat for Humanity- DeKalb provides affordable homes and services for over 70 DeKalb County families. The “hand-ups” provided throughout our affiliate’s 26 year history have resulted in economic impact in excess of five million dollars for DeKalb County. 2014 Annual Report.
We envision a world where everyone has a decent place to live.  We seek to eliminate substandard housing and living conditions by partnering with a diverse array of individuals and organizations. Through this partnership, we are able to create a stable environment for low-income families where they may live, work, and grow. Learn how you can get involved.
The first step in the path to Habitat homeownership is to attend a Homeowner Information Session. Our next class will be scheduled early next year.  Please visit our Own a Home page for program qualification information.

Why We Build!

Almost every Habitat project that I work on is a mental and physical challenge.  This helps keep my mind sharp and my body in good shape.
Howard Stacy, Volunteer
Being a part of Tucker Habitat means more to me than just building; it means I get to connect to my community, to my peers and to my friends in more ways than I ever knew possible.
Anna Brechin, Tucker High School Chapter President
When you have a home, you are free. You have freedom from the constraints of apartment living. You can have family and friends over, play music, plant a garden in your own yard.
Mariama Sasay, Family Partner
We are so appreciative and grateful for all the help Habitat for Humanity-DeKalb provided us. Our school looks beautiful.
Dr. Antonette Campbell, Principal of Indian Creek Elementary School
“Having the privilege of becoming a Habitat for Humanity homeowner is truly a blessing to me and my family…we finally have our own space…my children will finally be able to decorate their own room and be able to play in their own yard.”
Tosbia Martin, Family Partner
Becoming a homeowner is perfect for me and my situation as a single mother with small kids. Habitat for Humanity DeKalb is doing a great job. Anything I could try to say to try to thank them would be too little.
Furuzon Azizullo, Family Partner
“Wells Fargo and Habitat for Humanity have a long-standing relationship, working closely with one another to build communities and help families..HFH DeKalb provides the perfect platform, resources, and tools for our team members to accomplish just that. Thanks Habitat for Humanity-DeKalb!”
Ryan Moy, Wells Fargo
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