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

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.

View our Homeownership Program →

Section photo for Repairs

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.

Learn more about Repairs →

Section photo for ReStore

ReStore

ReStore is a public home improvement store that sells quality new and used building materials, furniture and appliances. Proceeds from sales fund our Homeownership Program and Home Repair Ministry.

Explore our ReStore →

Apply icon

Apply

for homeownership or repairs
Donate icon

Donate

every dollar helps support our mission
Volunteer icon

Volunteer

there are a variety of ways to help
Shop icon

Shop

find great deals & support our mission at ReStore

What your support has helped us achieve…

217

families housed
in Lucas County

104

more families housed
around the world

502

children housed
in Lucas County

171

repairs planned
for 2020

1,763

different volunteers
in 2019

 

News & Events

Playhouse Project Blitz Build 2020

Friday, October 2, 2020

Maumee Valley Habitat for Humanity’s Playhouse Project Blitz Build is back at Fifth Third Field for a third year in a row. The Lucas County non-profit is partnering with area businesses and corporations for a two-day event of building 24 playhouses at the ballpark.

Read more →

Rock The Block: Twice the Impact

Monday, September 28, 2020

Volunteers are working to spruce up two Toledo neighborhoods.

Read more →

Habitat Homeowner is Toledo's first 'Home At Last' closing

Thursday, August 20, 2020

Donald Singer became emotional Thursday as he was handed keys to his new house on Dunderry Lane in South Toledo.

“It means a lot,” Mr. Singer said fighting back tears as he thanked the city of Toledo, Habitat for Humanity, and relatives for their help making his new home a reality. 

Read more →

Community partners celebrate 200th roof replacement in Lucas County

Tuesday, July 28, 2020

After years of caring for others, it is now a local Toledo man’s turn to a receive helping hand from his community. Osmound Bridges is the primary caretaker in his family. Mr. Bridges moved back to Toledo in 2010 to take care of his mother. After her passing in 2012, he acquired her aging house and recently started caring for his sister and brother.

Read more →

View All News

Major Sponsors