better homes,
brighter futures

People in our community and all over the world partner with Habitat for Humanity to build or improve a place they can call home. With our help, Habitat homeowners achieve the strength, stability and independence they need to build a better life.

better homes,
brighter futures

People in our community and all over the world partner with Habitat for Humanity to build or improve a place they can call home.

make a donation

Make a quick, easy donation to Habitat for Humanity Portland/Metro East. Your financial support keeps us building affordable homes.

register to volunteer

Learn about your options for volunteering on a build site, in our offices, or at a local Habitat for Humanity ReStore.

become a homeowner

Interested in becoming a homeowner, or looking for repairs on your current home? Here you can learn how to apply to become a Habitat partner.

current builds

Habitat for Humanity Portland/Metro East builds decent and affordable homes in Multnomah and northern Clackamas counties. See what we're working on today.

HopeBuilder Breakfast, April 25th 2018

HopeBuilder Breakfast

Start your day right with a free breakfast and an uplifting one-hour program with an inspiring keynote from Natosha Reid Rice, Associate Pastor at the Historic Ebenezer Baptist Church, the pastoral home of Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Join us on April 25th at the Oregon Convention Center. RSVP today to reserve a free spot or host a table with your friends.

strategic plan

Want a heads up of where we’re going in the next five years? Check out our new five-year strategic plan that outlines our goals for tripling the number of people we serve.

current builds

Habitat for Humanity Portland/Metro East builds decent and affordable homes in Multnomah and northern Clackamas counties. See what we're working on today.

attend an event

The 2017 Hard Hat & Black Tie Dinner and Auction is October 7th, 2017. Learn more about the event and purchase your tickets for this exciting and inspiring fundraiser today!

strategic plan

Want a heads up of where we’re going in the next five years? Check out our new five-year Strategic Plan that outlines our goals for Portland and Gresham from now until 2021.

No matter who we are or where we come from, we all deserve to have a decent life. We deserve to know we have the power to take care of ourselves and build our own futures. At Habitat for Humanity Portland/Metro East, this is what unites us. Through shelter, we empower. Our shared vision is a world where everyone has a decent place to live.

Our mission of working with the community to build simple, decent, affordable homes has helped over 350 local families the strength, stability, and independence they need to build a better future.

Lizet's story

Lizet has been searching for a stable and affordable home as her two daughters, Daphne and Sharon, grow older. They have moved multiple times over the past few years due to rent increases and want to live closer to Lizet’s work without the fear of their home becoming unaffordable.

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register to volunteer

Volunteering with Habitat can take place on one of our construction sites, in our ReStores, or in our main office. Sign up today for a volunteer opportunity.

homeownership

Habitat for Humanity provides a unique opportunity for hardworking people and families to build and buy their own homes. Click below to learn more.

volunteer spotlight

On his son’s grade school playground, Pete befriended the grandfather of one of his son’s classmates—a regular volunteer with Habitat. In 2012, Pete joined his friend as a construction volunteer and after a short hiatus, has been a regular at Habitat’s Helensview site since January 2017.

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latest news

  • Habitat on the Hill 2018

    Habitat on the Hill 2018

    Habitat on the Hill is Habitat’s annual legislative conference, during which advocates for decent housing, including Habitat staff members, board members, homeowners, volunteers and youth from across the country, gather... Read More »
  • Oregon Charitable Tax Checkoff

    Oregon Charitable Tax Checkoff

    Do you pay taxes in Oregon? Consider a charitable donation to Habitat for Humanity of Oregon by designating a portion of your tax refund. Thanks to supporters like you, we... Read More »
  • A Habitat Journey from Crowded Conditions

    A Habitat Journey from Crowded Conditions

    The Ou/Chen family have created great memories in their cozy, four-bedroom home in Southeast Portland. But for the last six years, Yan Ou, her husband Xiao Chen, and their two children have shared the... Read More »

current builds

Since 1981, we've built over 350 homes in Portland and Gresham. Take a look at what we're working on today and see how you can get involved!

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Our monthly e-newsletter contains news, updates on our build sites, family stories, events, and more. Sign up to stay up to date with Habitat.