About us

Since its founding in 1994, Habitat for Humanity of Denton County has been fortunate to build 104 homes to date, with the 8-acre Habitat Village underway that will provide up to 35 families in Denton County with affordable housing in one neighborhood.

Habitat for Humanity of Denton County is part of the larger Habitat for Humanity network, which operates in all 50 states in the U.S. and in more than 70 countries. This global, nonprofit organization is operated on Christian principles and was founded on the conviction that every man, woman, and child should have a simple, decent place to live in dignity and safety, and that this should be a matter of conscience and action for all. Habitat for Humanity of Denton County’s work is part of the more than 5.9 million people that Habitat for Humanity served around the world in Fiscal Year 2020.

Habitat for Humanity is dedicated to eliminating substandard housing locally and worldwide through constructing, rehabilitating, and preserving homes; through advocacy for fair and just housing policies; and by providing training and access to resources to help families improve their shelter conditions.

Mission

Seeking to put God's love into action, Habitat for Humanity brings people together to build homes, community, and hope.

Vision

A world where everyone has a decent place to live.

Goals

We strive to eliminate substandard housing locally and worldwide through constructing, rehabilitating, and preserving homes.​

Hand Up, Not A Handout.

Habitat families build their homes, participate in financial education, and pay an affordable mortgage.

Foundation for a Better Life.

Habitat families achieve long-term financial security and self-reliance through affordable homeownership.

Community Driven.

Habitat families work with donors, volunteers, and community partners to build strong neighborhoods.