Strength. Stability. Self-Reliance. 

Homes Built
People Served
Years Giving Back
Volunteers Engaged

A DeKalb County where everyone has a home that provides the strength, stability and independence that families need.

We do not give away houses. Habitat homeowners pay an affordable mortgage, receive financial education, and help build their homes alongside volunteers.

Habitat for Humanity’s vision is a world where everyone has a decent place to live.

Our priority is to protect our staff, volunteers, and the people we serve during this time.

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10 Home Maintenance and DIY Tips

There’s no doubt about it, being a homeowner is a big job. Unlike an apartment complex where the maintenance crew takes care of the yard work, regularly cleaning the gutters, pressure-washing the buildings, turning outdoor faucets on and off with the season, replacing A/C filters, tuning up the HVAC systems, and more, now you’re stuck…

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Happy MLK Day from Habitat Dekalb!

Habitat for Humanity is propelled by a vision of a world where everyone has a decent place to live. We devote ourselves to creating that world because we believe everyone — every single one of us, regardless of who we are or where we come from — deserves a decent life and deserves the opportunity…

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The impact of safe housing

For many, having a safe place to call home is simply a fact of life, like moving around easily or thinking clearly. However, others are less fortunate and have spent a portion of or, in some cases, all of their lives without a safe and stable home. You might not think this is important if…

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In DeKalb County, a full-time worker earning minimum wage can’t afford current market rent for a two-bedroom apartment - let alone buy a home.

We’re working to change that.

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Hope for Homeowners. Hope for Seniors. Hope for Veterans. Hope for Dekalb.
Your generosity helps deserving families with a hand-up, not hand-out.

Habitat For Humanity ReStores

Habitat for Humanity ReStores accept donations of new and gently used home improvement items from individuals and businesses. We sell those items to the public at prices well below retail. The proceeds are then used to build Habitat homes with families in need in our community, and we do it all with the help of our wonderful volunteers. We need you to donate, shop and volunteer.