Founded in 1986, Habitat for Humanity of Greater New Haven (an affiliate of Habitat for Humanity International) is a nonprofit organization dedicated to the elimination of poverty housing through the creation of homeownership opportunities for low-income working families. Habitat builds and rehabilitates homes in the Greater New Haven area with the goal of creating safe, decent, affordable houses that add to the revitalization of New Haven’s neighborhoods. Habitat accomplishes its mission by partnering with individuals, religious and civic organizations, local business and corporations.
Habitat for Humanity of Greater New Haven is now using Volunteer Up! to schedule and manage individual volunteers. It is a very easy system that allows you to register yourself and sign up for shifts at the build sites! Please click above to register and to see what dates are available.
Volunteer groups and individuals doing court-ordered community service still need to contact Ellen McNally, Volunteer Coordinator, at (203) 785-0794 or firstname.lastname@example.org to schedule a date.
If you have questions, please call the Volunteer Coordinator at (203) 785-0794, x.10.
- Ribbon Cutting Kicks Off the Habitat ReStore!
Wallingford Mayor William Dickinson, Habitat Executive Director Bill Casey and Habitat Board President Don Deloge officially launched the new New Haven County ReStore on Friday, October 18 with a ribbon cutting. The ReStore has been operating since late June and is quickly becoming a well-known stop on South Colony Road. An all-day Grand Opening Event with special discounts and promotions is scheduled for Saturday, October 19 beginning at 8:00am and running until 9:00pm. Many, many new ...
- Volunteers Needed at the Habitat ReStore
Habitat has a great new volunteer opportunity--our new ReStore, 286 So. Colony Road, Wallingford. If you are a retiree, between jobs, a stay-at-home mom or dad or otherwise have a few hours to spare, the ReStore needs you! The ReStore sells gently used furniture, appliances, lighting, cabinets, vanities, and other household-related items. The proceeds are used to build Habitat homes in the Greater New Haven area. The ReStore provides an environmentally and socially responsible way to ...
- Habitat ReStore has extended Thursday hours!
Habitat for Humanity of Greater New Haven's ReStore is located at 286 South Colony Road, Wallingford. New, extended hours are Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday, 10:00am to 4:00pm; Thursday, 10:00am to 6:00pm. Habitat ReStores sell donated items such as usable building materials, gently used furniture, working appliances, tools, and various household goods. The proceeds are used to fund Habitat building projects. Habitat ...
- Habitat to Dedicate 829 & 837 Congress Avenue, Saturday, 12/14 at 11:00am
Habitat will hold dedications for the Congress Avenue homes (Phase 2) on the following dates: 829 & 837 Congress Avenue will be dedicated on Saturday, December 14 at 11:00am at the site. The new home buyers are Denisse Santos & Jose Lopez (#829) and Abu-Bakaar Lahun (#837). Everyone is invited to attend, and no RSVP is required. Habitat wishes to thank the sponsors of the Congress Avenue homes without whose financial support we could not have built the ...
- Habitat to Dedicate 827 & 833 Congress Avenue, Thursday, 12/19 at 2:30pm
Habitat will hold dedications for 827 & 833 Congress Avenue on Thursday, December 19 at 2:30pm at the site. These are the new homes of Rajeeyah James (#827) and Judy Tavarez (#833). Everyone is invited attend, and no RSVP is required. Habitat wishes to thank the sponsors of the Congress Avenue homes without whose financial support we could not have built the homes. 827 Congress Avenue was sponsored by LeClairRyan and Wells Fargo Bank. 829 Congress Avenue was sponsored ...