Mission: Habitat for Humanity is a nonprofit, ecumenical Christian housing ministry dedicated to eliminating substandard housing and homelessness worldwide 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.
Target demographics: Low income families who are looking to become homeowners
Geographic areas served: Tompkins and Cortland Counties
Programs: Construction of simple, decent, affordable homes in partnership with these families, who we help prepare for homeownership and who re-pay an affordable mortgage upon purchasing their Habitat house.