Faith Involvement

All Are Welcome

Habitat for Humanity of Durham is a nonprofit, radically inclusive Christian ministry. We have a policy of building with people in need regardless of race or religion. We welcome volunteers and supporters from all backgrounds. Learn more about the scriptural foundations of our work in Durham and Honduras. Learn about how the seeds of Habitat for Humanity were planted by checking out the History of Habitat and watching the Briars in the Cotton Patch.

Faith In Action

Bible presentationCommunities of faith founded Durham Habitat, and they continue to play a vital role in our ministry. Durham churches, synagogues, mosques, and others have partnered to help local families secure affordable housing. Projects include:

Get your faith community involved

To get your faith community involved in Habitat's mission work, putting faith into action, contact Rebecca Leonard at or (919) 682-0516.

Habitat Success Stories

Lucy has led construction volunteers in more than five Women Builds. A civil engineer, Lucy has volunteered to teach hundreds of neighbors who have no construction experience how to build beautiful homes, and she can teach you as well.