Why give?

When you make a donation to New Orleans Area Habitat for Humanity, your gift not only impacts a family, but a whole community.

Why New Orleans Habitat?

When you make a donation to New Orleans Area Habitat for Humanity, 95% of that gift goes directly to home ownership programs and services. Each donation that builds a Habitat home multiples each year as the homeowner mortgage payments get recycled to build more affordable houses.


New Orleans Habitat for Humanity is a 501(c)(3) charitable organization.  Donations are tax-deductible as allowed by law. Materials donations are deductible under section 170(e)(3) of the tax code.


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Ways to Give


When you make a donation to New Orleans Habitat for Humanity, your gift makes a long-term impact.

Why give?
  • 90% of all New Orleans Habitat for Humanity donations go directly to home ownership programs and services.
  • Each donation that builds a Habitat home multiplies each year as the homeowner mortgage payments get recycled to build more affordable houses.

Support
New Orleans Area Habitat for Humanity is supported in large part through the generous donations of individuals, congregations, businesses and foundations.  Our contributors are at the heart of New Orleans Area Habitat for Humanity.  Along with volunteers and the families with whom we partner, donors are vital to fulfilling our missing.  Your gift helps ensure stable housing for hundreds of families each year.

There are a variety of ways to donate to support our mission.  Please explore the options below.

If you'd like to put your gift to work immediately, look no further.  It's simple, safe and convenient to donate online.


Sponsor a Home
Home sponsors build hope in New Orleans by providing the funding to construct a specific home with Habitat. Not only do Habitat partner families benefit from the financial support of house sponsorships, but you, your family, or your organization will be enriched by the experience of supporting a hard-working, low-income family in the construction of their new home.

Give an in Honor or In Memorial Gift
Every day more and more people are choosing alternative gift options for birthdays, memorials and many other occasions.   Give your gift in honor or memory of someone and we'll send them a card acknowledging your donation in their name.
 
Recurring Giving
With even a small commitment each week, month or year, you will make a difference in the life of a family.  Sign-up to give your recurring gift today.

 
Matching Gifts
Thousands of companies have matching gift programs that double or even triple individual, tax-deductible contributions made by their employees. Ask your Human Resources office about your company’s matching gift program today.

Donate by Phone

To make a credit card donation by phone, call (504) 861-2077


Donate by Mail
To donate by mail, simply print the donation form below and send your gift to:  New Orleans Habitat for Humanity, PO Box 15052, New Orleans, LA 70175.
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