About Us

About Fostoria Habitat for Humanity

Fostoria Habitat for Humanity is a nonprofit organization that works to build and improve homes for families in need of decent and affordable housing. Our mission is to eliminate substandard housing and homelessness from the world and make sure everyone has a decent place to live.

Since our establishment in 1990, we have built and renovated over 10 homes in Fostoria. We also work to revitalize neighborhoods and support communities through programs that promote home ownership and affordable housing.

Our work is only possible with the help of our donors, volunteers, and partners. We believe that everyone has the power to create change and we strive to engage and empower people to make a difference in their communities.

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Habitat for Humanity?

Habitat for Humanity is an international nonprofit organization that helps families build and improve homes. Habitat has helped over 29 million people around the world build or improve the place they call home.

How does Habitat for Humanity work?

Habitat works with volunteers and skilled tradespeople to build and renovate homes. We also offer affordable mortgage payments to help families in need purchase homes.

How can I get involved with Fostoria Habitat for Humanity?

There are many ways to get involved with Fostoria Habitat for Humanity, including volunteering on a construction site, donating to support our work, or joining our Board of Directors. Visit our Get Involved page to learn more.

Who is eligible for a Habitat home?

Families in need of decent and affordable housing are eligible for a Habitat home. We consider factors such as income level, ability to pay, and willingness to partner with Habitat for Humanity.

Where does Fostoria Habitat for Humanity build homes?

Fostoria Habitat for Humanity builds and renovates homes in Fostoria and its surrounding areas. We work with local municipalities and homeowners to identify areas of need and provide housing solutions.

What types of programs does Fostoria Habitat for Humanity offer?

Fostoria Habitat for Humanity offers a variety of programs to support affordable housing and revitalization efforts in our community. Our programs include:

  • Homeownership Program: We work with families to help them become homeowners through affordable mortgage payments.
  • Home Repair Program: We offer home repair services to help homeowners maintain and improve their homes.
  • Neighborhood Revitalization Program: We collaborate with local organizations and volunteers to enhance and stabilize neighborhoods.

How can I donate to Fostoria Habitat for Humanity?

Donations to Fostoria Habitat for Humanity can be made online through our website, by mail, or by phone. Visit our Donate page to learn more. Donations of materials, land, or other resources are also greatly appreciated.