Why Give?

Your gift is an investment in your community. Your gift helps 1,000 families each year build and buy new homes, repair existing homes, keep homes safe from foreclosure, and break the cycle of poverty. Your gift changes lives.

Having a home matters. It is not just a place to live. It's the foundation for a better life and a better Austin. The impact of your gift is powerful. This is why it matters:





Families need your help.



Why Austin Habitat?

We are An Organization You Can Trust

Austin Habitat for Humanity is consistently given a 4-star Charity Navigator rating for sound fiscal management and commitment to accountability and transparency. Only 11% of the charities rated have received 3 consecutive 4-star evaluations, indicating that we outperform most organizations in the United States. To read more about how we invest your generous gifts, please see our financials.

there is substantial Need

There is significant need for affordable housing and homeownership opportunities in Austin. Learn more.

our Impact is measurable

Our programs and services benefit not only the more than 1,000 families that we serve each year, but the entire community. Learn more about our impact.

Having a Home Matters

Homeownership is one of the options available to low-income, hardworking families to break the cycle of poverty for their families. Learn more about the substantial positive benefits of homeownership.

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Why Support Austin Habitat?

By building and repairing homes in partnership with low-income families, Austin Habitat has been building a better Austin since 1985.

Safe and stable homes are the foundation of successful families and communities.

The affordable housing crisis in our community forces many families to move frequently, locate further from their jobs, and live in overcrowded, deteriorating conditions.

A little girl looks happy on her new Habitat home's porch.

Meet the people whose

lives you help change.