November 6, 2019

The connection between a decent place to live and a healthy kid was a “eureka” moment, says Dr. Megan T. Sandel, an associate professor of pediatrics at the Boston University Schools of Medicine and Public Health. She also is a nationally recognized expert on housing a...

It was a beautiful morning spent with Manhattan Area Habitat for Humanity! I am truly blessed to be part of this. A home for everyone! Today was ground breaking day for the Harrison Family.

In Mr. Harrison’s speech this morning he quoted from Hebrews.

Hebrews 3:4 "For ev...

October 16, 2019

The Cost of Home campaign builds on Habitat for Humanity’s strong record of advocacy achievements throughout the U.S. and on the unparalleled reputation of our network of more than 1,200 U.S. affiliates.

Over the next five years, we commit to mobilizing our local H...

October 2, 2019

As child development experts, we seek to increase understanding of how children’s contexts — that is the primary settings in which they are raised — affect children’s chances of growing into healthy, productive, contributing members of society.

Through both our own rese...

September 18, 2019

Families all across the United States are paying too high a price to cover the cost of their home.

Rents and homeownership costs are skyrocketing, while wages are not keeping pace. Far too often, families struggle to make ends meet. Everywhere you look—cities, suburbs,...

What do you know about the Manhattan Area Habitat for Humanity (MAHFH)?

This was a question we asked numerous people within the age groups of teens to adults, and their answers were varied but still showed us that there is more advocacy necessary on our part to properly...