Habitat for Humanity brings families and communities in need together with volunteers and resources to build decent, affordable housing.


Changing the Community One House at a Time

Simmons Street is in the middle of a historically troubled area of Athens, suffering from high crime and drug problems. Habitat for Humanity has established a presence in the community by building communities like the Carpenter's Circle, located off Burney Street, and acquiring a number of rental properties in this area, hoping to create a better living situation. These

Athens Area Habitat Humanity commemorates a year after Beau Harvey passes away

July 20th marked 1 year since the death of Beau Harvey, a beloved former employee. We have since begun construction

Groundbreaking of the Beau Harvey Habitat Home

The groundbreaking process on the Beau Harvey Habitat Home was a huge success!

Athens Habitat for Humanity is now on Pinterest!

Athens Habitat for Humanity is proud to announce we have just joined Pinterest! We want to invite all of our supporters to visit our link and view the refurnished handy work of our very own Mr. Green.

National Homeownership Month 2012

Homeownership has long been the cornerstone of the American Dream. It provides more than shelter for your family and a home for your most valuable treasures. Homeownership is a symbol of prosperity that is achieved by more Americans each year with the help of innovative builders, improvements in the access to capital, and the myriad of government and industry programs developed to help make homeownership a reality.

Beau Harvey Memorial Bench Dedication

This past Saturday, April 14th, Athens Habitat gathered with friends, family, supporters, volunteers and loved one's of our former employee, Beau Harvey. Mr. Harvey's role as an advocate for Habitat for Humanity has been admired and revered by many in the Athens community

New from EHARP

Check out the new handicap ramp we built through our program EHARP!

Check out ReStore featuring Mr. Green!

For those who don't know, Athens Habitat for Hummanity has a pretty nifty thriftstore filled with a variety of donated goods such as clothing, electronics, furniture, and most important of all, great bargains. Come out here to 532 Barber Street to find awesome deals and chic finds!

October Sale Specials

Good afternoon everyone! Fall is in the air and now is the time to check out the ReStore. We have a lot of new pieces in for October!