Mission: Benton Habitat for Humanity is a nonprofit organization dedicated to eliminating substandard housing and to making adequate, affordable shelter a matter of conscience and action. Habitat invites people from all faiths and walks of life to work together in partnership, building houses with families in need.
Results: We have worked with with 27 families to build affordable homes with them. We are currently completing two homes with 2 new families. The homes are scheduled for completion in March 2011. We are working to build our capacity to complete 3-4 homes per year by 2017.
Target demographics: Low income families with income between 25% and 60% of Average Medium Income for the area
Geographic areas served: Benton County Oregon
Programs: Costs related to construction of affordable housing for low- income families.
the organization operates a restore that sells donated building materials (new and used) at affordable prices. The restore also provides rehabilitative employment opportunities to members of the community.
costs related to repairs of affordable housing for low- income families.