man with sonOne year of work can mean a lifetime of safety and comfort.


You don’t have to swing a hammer to build a stronger New Orleans. There are lots of opportunities to create the changes you want to see in this community, just a few hours of your time is all it takes. If you’ve got the will – we’ve got the ways.

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If you are planning to volunteer for Spring Break 2023, please email We are currently creating a wait list, which will be first-come, first-serve. Thank you!


It’s hard to overstate the impact AmeriCorps members from across the nation have had on this city. Building, repairing, developing the ReStore – they’ve done it all and done it well.

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Disaster Relief

Contact us to learn more about disaster relief opportunities.

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Congregations, Youth Groups & Schools

When faith calls you to serve, New Orleans Habitat is ready for you, your group, or your entire church. We thrive on religious organizations of all kinds. Take a look at all the ways to act on your beliefs.

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Preparation and Resources

What do you need to bring, wear, and be ready for when hitting the job site? See below for all the info you need to know before you put on the hard hat.

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If you’ve got questions – we’ve got answers. And if you don’t see the answer you’re looking for, we have you covered for that, too.

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Advocacy Efforts

Our tool belts are usually filled with hammers and nails, but policy is one of the best tools we have. Join our advocacy efforts today.

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