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needs a place to call home

Homes, Communities, Hope + You

Now, more than ever, we need you.

Memphis Habitat works with families in need of safe, decent, affordable homes, and during these ever-changing and difficult times, that need is so clear. Everyone deserves a decent place to live.

Please explore our site and learn about our affordable mortgage program or how we help seniors with critical repairs so they can keep living in the place they call home – or click the button below to donate right now and ensure more families in our community have the opportunity to build strength, stability and self-reliance through shelter.

With your help, together, we can keep building homes, communities and hope.

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Our Programs

Learn about our new homebuying program, Aging in Place program and our 8-hour homebuyer education class.

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Why Habitat is Needed

27.8 %
of Memphis residents live below the poverty line
12 %
of those have income at 50 percent below poverty level
Many families in poverty pay more than
50 %
of income toward rent

deserves a decent place to live in Memphis

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  • 'Make Some Noise' for Jimmie! Friday, Oct 2, 2020
    Hi friend, We've known that this day would come at some point, but sharing this news isn't any easier - Jimmie Holmes, our beloved construction site supervisor for over 20 years, is offici...
  • Halloween Trivia with Memphis Habitat Thursday, Oct 1, 2020
    Join us for an evening of ghoulish fun with our trivia host with the most - Memphis Habitat CEO Dwayne Spencer! If you and your creepy crew are on top of your spooky know-how, we have semi-...
  • Silence is not an option Friday, Jun 19, 2020
    Dear Friends of Memphis Habitat, I’ll be honest. I’ve struggled with what to say, personally and professionally. I’ve looked inward; I’ve looked outward. I’ve been fr...
  • Memphis Habitat joins international Homes, Communities, Hope + You campaign to help Memphis build back from COVID-19 Monday, May 11, 2020
    MEMPHIS, TENN. (May 11, 2020) – As the world continues to grapple with the public health crisis and the economic impact of COVID-19, the importance of a place to call home has never been mo...