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Volunteers are encouraged to call 503-517-8935 in the event of inclement weather. This hotline will inform you if the build sites have been closed.

Due to inclement weather, build sites will experience a 2 hour delayed opening today.

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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.

Housing Justice in Portland Featuring Rukaiyah Adams

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If you are looking for a deeper understanding of the root causes of racial disparities in housing, you will not want to miss this event.

Join us for a powerful and inspiring virtual event

Featuring award-winning journalist Ann Curry, this is a program you won’t want to miss. Register for FREE today.

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.

Housing Justice in Portland Featuring Rukaiyah Adams

Watch live Now

If you are looking for a deeper understanding of the root causes of racial disparities in housing, you will not want to miss this event.

Closures due to Coronavirus & Helpful Resources Details here

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.

Introducing Habitat for Humanity Portland Region

In this critical time for stable housing, Habitat for Humanity Portland/Metro East and Willamette West Habitat for Humanity are uniting as one—Habitat for Humanity Portland Region—to greatly expand our mission.

Annual Report

Our 2020 Annual Report is here! Catch up on family stories, year-end roundups, financial reports and dedications to our donors and volunteers.

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

Join Habitat for Humanity for our ninth annual Hard Hat & Black Tie Dinner and Auction on Friday, October 4, 2019. The evening includes hors d’oeuvres, signature cocktails, local wines and beer, and fabulous silent auction packages.

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.

‘The Only Dream That We’ve Had Is to Own a House’

When Syrian refugees Samer and Fatema Aldabea emigrated to the U.S. more than four years ago, they found sanctuary, knowing the devastation of their country’s ongoing civil war was behind them. With their four children, the couple settled in Portland and found a three-bedroom apartment to rent, and although their arrival marked the end of a long and arduous journey, many challenges still remained for the family

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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

Having put in hundreds of volunteer hours with Habitats across the country, Nina brings a wealth of experience to every opportunity.

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Habitat for Humanity Portland/Metro East Ambassador Council Co-Chair Nina Byrd

latest news

  • Sneak Peek: Zain’s new home in Beaverton

    Sneak Peek: Zain’s new home in Beaverton

    Here’s a sneak peek of Habitat Homebuyer Zain’s new home in Beaverton! You’ll have a chance to learn more about Zain and her family’s journey at our upcoming HopeBuilder Breakfast on April 28th.Read More »
  • Home Maintenance 101: Cleaning Your Dishwasher Filter

    Home Maintenance 101: Cleaning Your Dishwasher Filter

    Did you know your dishwasher filter collects grime and debris over time? Project Engineer Ian guides you through nine easy steps to keep your filter clean and maintain a healthy home.Read More »
  • Equity and Empowerment: Michelle’s Spotlight

    Equity and Empowerment: Michelle’s Spotlight

    As the Homeowner Program Manager and Equity & Inclusion Specialist, Michelle aids Habitat for Humanity in disseminating barriers that affect future homebuyers. Her passion for inclusivity influences her work as a voice for the underrepresented.Read More »
  • Rebuilding Our Life: Ahed’s Story

    Rebuilding Our Life: Ahed’s Story

    Written by Monicia Warner, Volunteer Storyteller  Owning a home has been a top priority for Ahed and her husband since immigrating to the United States in 2016. They’ve made many friends and have found a sense of community while living in Portland, but there’s always been one...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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