• 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. Proceeds from sales fund our Homeownership Program and Home Repair Ministry. In 2019, ReStore is celebrating its 15th Anniversary with a 15% OFF SALE STOREWIDE every second Saturday of the month.

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What your support has helped us achieve…

205

families housed
in Lucas County

104

more families housed
around the world

486

children housed
in Lucas County

96

repairs planned
for 2019

1,780

different volunteers
in 2018

 

News & Events

2019 Women Build kicks off in Toledo

Tuesday, July 16, 2019

Two organizations are coming together to help those in need.

"It means everything to me, it's a blessing," said future homeowner Russell Smith. 
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2019 Project Playhouse Blitz Build

Thursday, May 30, 2019

Maumee Valley Habitat for Humanity’s Project Playhouse Blitz Build returns to downtown Toledo. Hands, hearts, & hammers fill Fifth Third Field to make local children's dreams come true.  “The Toledo Mud Hen's organization is happy to have Project Playhouse back at Fifth Third Field. It was a lot of fun last year and made a huge impact for our community."

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Home Is The Key

Wednesday, April 24, 2019

For many people across the U.S., access to an affordable home remains out of reach, creating barriers to affording necessities such as food, education or medical care. In Toledo, 56% of households cannot afford a basic budget according to HUD, Sept. 1, 2018 report. The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) says housing is “affordable” if a family spends no more than 30% of their income to live there.

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Toledo Veteran Receives New Roof

Monday, March 18, 2019

A Toledo veteran receives a new roof through Owens Corning Roof Deployment Project. Joseph is part of more than 100 military members who have received new roofs nationwide since 2016. 🇺🇸🇺🇸

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