• We build strength, stability, and self-reliance through shelter.
  • A world in which everyone has a decent place to live.
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Homeownership

Families in need of decent and affordable housing purchase a new or rehabbed home here in Lucas County through a 0% interest loan. Our program provides education in financial management and home maintenance as well as hands-on construction experience. Through shelter, we empower.

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Repairs

Existing homeowners partner with us to address health and safety related repairs to their home that, on their own, they could not afford or accomplish. Together we build stronger communities by revitalizing neighborhoods and increasing home values.

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ReStore

ReStore is a public retail outlet that sells quality new and used building materials, furniture and appliances. We accept material donations from individuals, contractors and businesses. Proceeds from sales fund our Homeownership Program and Home Repair Ministry.

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What your support has helped us achieve…

188

families housed
in Lucas County

104

more families housed
around the world

472

children housed
in Lucas County

46

repairs planned
for 2016

942

different volunteers
in 2015

 

News & Events

From One Eagle Scout to Another, The Donation That Kept Giving

Wednesday, August 24, 2016

One of the requirements of achieving Eagle Scout status is a service project that the scout organizes and supervises. Recently, when Doug was looking for his Eagle Scout project, he
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Catching Up With Lynette, 15 Years Later

Wednesday, August 24, 2016

Research has shown that having a stable home leads to educational and civic engagement benefits, asset and wealth creation, and many other benefits. Back in 2000, Lynette was looking for
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How Can You Help?

Volunteer

Pick up a hammer. Support a future homeowner. Provide customer support in ReStore. There are dozens of ways to change a future.

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Your donation can ensure that a family will move into a safe neighborhood and an elderly couple will remain in their own home.

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