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Habitat for Humanity of Greater Los...
CROWDRISE FEATURED : Oct 03, 2010
Tax ID: 33-0416470
BASED: Gardena, CA, United States

CHARITY WEBSITE: http://www.habitatla.org

Habitat for Humanity of Grea...

Our Mission

Building a Greater Los Angeles!

About Us:

The overwhelming need for housing in Los Angeles County has provided Habitat for Humanity of Greater Los Angeles (Habitat LA) with a unique opportunity to change lives in our neighborhoods.  Los Angeles ranks as one of the least affordable housing areas in the U.S. and yet Habitat for Humanity is one of the few – if not only – affordable home ownership programs that serves families and individuals earning 30-80% of the median family income.  Cost burden and overcrowding are the most serious problems experienced by very low-income area residents.  Working with volunteers, families and individuals, corporations, congregations and donors we are able to tackle this important housing issue throughout the Los Angeles area.  We are dedicated to making homeownership possible for low-income families and individuals.

We offer a hand up, not a hand out. We do not give away our houses.  We require our Habitat LA future homeowners to invest up to 500 hours of sweat equity to help build their home and each qualify for a 0% interest mortgage.

Since 1990, we have built and rehabilitated more than 500 houses in neighborhoods all across Los Angele County.  Shelter is a basic human need and Habitat for Humanity strives to achieve its goal of eliminating substandard housing by making decent, sustainable and affordable housing a reality for all families and individuals.

Our Mission:

Seeking to put God’s love into action, Habitat for Humanity brings people together to build homes,
communities and hope.

 

 

Tax ID: 33-0416470 • http://www.habitatla.org

Fundraisers

Broadleaf Game & New Zealand Seafoods in Collaboration the Wider NZ Community in LA

Broadleaf Game & New Zealand…

Amount Raised:

$600

 

12% Raised of $5,000 Goal

UCLA Real Estate Alumni Group Build Day

UCLA Real Estate Alumni Grou…

Amount Raised:

$2,100

 

84% Raised of $2,500 Goal

Remembering Bill Rosendahl by Building Homes in Culver City, CA

Remembering Bill Rosendahl b…

Amount Raised:

$0

 

0% Raised of $100,000 Goal

MOMS Club of Culver City West & Mar Vista Build Day

MOMS Club of Culver City Wes…

Amount Raised:

$5,315

 

106% Raised of $5,000 Goal

Church of the Good Shepherd Build Day

Church of the Good Shepherd …

Amount Raised:

$0

 

0% Raised of $5,000 Goal

The GLU Effect Build Day

The GLU Effect Build Day

Amount Raised:

$230

 

5% Raised of $5,000 Goal

Worship Jesus Bible Church Build Day

Worship Jesus Bible Church B…

Amount Raised:

$0

 

0% Raised of $5,000 Goal

The Blackstone Group Build Day

The Blackstone Group Build Day

Amount Raised:

$50,000

 

100% Raised of $50,000 Goal

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Events

2017 Hollywood Build

2017 Hollywood Build

Amount:

$5,394

Build-A-Thon

Build-A-Thon

Amount:

$951,342

2018 Hollywood Build

2018 Hollywood Build

Amount:

$5,125