Your Gift Could Change a Life

By supporting Habitat for Humanity of the Chesapeake, you enable us to build homes, communities, and hope.

What Does It Take To Build A Habitat House for a Family?

Every Penny Counts.


A Box of Nails
It takes approximately 150 pounds of nails to complete a Habitat home.


A Pack of Shingles
The average Habitat house uses 288 boxes of roof shingles.


A Bathroom Faucet
Habitat homes typically have 2-3 bathrooms.


A Window
Replacing ten windows for a home can cost from $3,000 to $7,000.


Bedroom Drywall
A typical 12×12 room will use 12 panels of drywall.


Every donation helps us fund projects that change lives and brings positive change to countless individuals, families, and communities in the Chesapeake area. This funding helps us connect volunteers with resources and materials needed to make a lasting impact on these communities.

Please consider making a donation today, to give back to your community and help us do more of it!

We recognize you greatly for your generosity.