New Orleans Area Habitat for Humanity, an independent affiliate of Habitat for Humanity International, is a 501(c) 3 non-profit organization. NOAHH builds new houses in partnership with sponsors, volunteers, communities, and homeowner families to eliminate poverty housing in the New Orleans area while serving as a catalyst to make decent shelter a matter of conscience and action.

Since its inception in 1983, NOAHH has built over 750 new homes for low-income families in need of adequate shelter, as well as over 350 repair and disaster relief projects. New Orleans Habitat also has two ReStores, which sell donated furniture, appliances, and construction materials, and an Internship and Apprenticeship program.


We arecommitted to providing the resources necessary to increase public awareness about the issue ofaffordable housing in New Orleans. For more information, the following links might be helpful:

NOAHH Program Summary

Partner Family Testimonials

NOAHH Fact Sheet

Impact Report Newsletter

EMH Economic Impact Report

Habitat for Humanity International

Contact Information

Specific questions from the media can be directed to Jay Huffstatler at (504) 861-2077.
You can also learn more about our organization on our Contact Us page or the Board of Directors page

Media Assets Available

Contact Sally at sallyb@habitat-nola.org or by phone at (504) 609-3344

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