Garland Area Habitat for Humanity is a 501(c)3 non-profit and an affiliate of Habitat for Humanity International, we partner with local individuals and organizations to provide safe, affordable, energy-efficient homes for low-income families in the Greater Garland area. We are the only Habitat affiliate building homes in Garland. Please browse these pages and learn more about our history, our mission and opportunities to get involved. Our office is located at 1110 Main Street, Garland, TX 75040. Our phone number is 972-272-8530. Office hours are 9:00am-4:30pm M-F, closed most holidays.
Women Build Week Starts May 2nd, 2015
Ladies get your hard hats on!Come help us build during National Women Build week May 2nd - May 11, 2015 in partnership with Lowe's! National Women Build Week encourages women to learn about the issue of poverty housing while helping build along side other women in the community and the partner family on a Habitat home in Garland. We have several dates for volunteers to sign up. Volunteers receive a Women Build t-shirt and other goodies. Can't build but want to help? We can still use your talent. Please contact Sally Muhl if you would like to build or help in another way: [ email ] or 972-839-3046.
Family Selection Meeting March 28th!
We will be conducting an informational family selection meeting on Saturday March 28th, 2015 at the Granger Recreation Center located at 1310 W. Avenue F, Garland 75040 at 10:00 am. This meeting is for those interested in applying for a Habitat home. It is a requirement to attend the meeting in order to receive an application packet. Please no children, if married, both spouses must attend. The meeting will be held in English and in Spanish.
The Joshua Experience, May 22, 2015!
The Joshua Experience "God's Big Band" to perform on Friday, May 22, 2015 at Springcreek Church, 2660 BeltLine Rd. in Garland at 7:30pm.Tickets ar $15 each. Proceeds benefit Garland Area Habitat for Humanity. Come be inspired and uplifted by the musical talents of The Joshua Experience. Tickets available here, at our ReStore located at 2360 Crist Rd in Garland or at the door.
New ReStore is Now Open!
Stop by our new ReStore, open every Tues. - Sat. from 10am - 6pm at 2360 Crist Rd., Ste 700 in Garland! Shop for the best deals on paint/supplies, home goods, furniture, appliances, doors, windows, remodeling/building materials and a special selection from White Rock Candle Company and Punkin Paradise. All proceeds from the store go back to build more homes for low-income families in our community. To find out more about how to donate items or volunteer, visit our website or call the store at 972-495-2400, or [ email ]. Special Thanks to The Meadows Foundation for their grant to help us open our new store. The Meadows Foundation, established in 1948 by Algur H. and Virginia Meadows, is among the most recognized private philanthropies in the country, both for its grantmaking practices and for its active engagement in advancing the field of private philanthropy. For additional information, visit The Meadows Foundation at http://www.mfi.org.
Garland Area Habitat for Humanity is teaming up with The City of Garland's Vital Neighborhoods and Home Depot. DIY Garland is a new program to improve curb appeal in selected Garland neighborhoods. This program encourages neighbors helping each other and working with Habitat volunteers to improve the curb appeal of their home. To find out more visit the DIY website at www.DIYGarland.org.
Current Construction Projects
Sundown, Garland, TX - 4 bdrm
NewsNew ReStore Now Open!
Our new ReStore at 2360 Crist Rd, Suite 700 in Garland TX is now open. Store hours are 10am-6pm Tues. - Sat. weekly. Proceeds from this store will help us build more homes for low-income families in the Garland community. We are accepting donations of new and gently used furniture, appliances, doors, windows, cabinets, remodeling/building materials, flooring, and home goods. Drop off during business hours or call 972-495-2400 schedule a pick up. Visit our ReStore website at www.garlandhabitatrestore.org [ ...more
Women Build Event
Lowe's of Mesquite and GAHFH women volunteers participate in National Women Build Week. [ ...more
GAHFH receives Partnership Grant
Federal Home Loan Bank of Dallas (FHLB Dallas) and Veritex Community Bank awards $4,000 through the Partnership Grant Program (PGP) to Garland Area Habitat for Humanity (GAHFH), November 26th, 2013. [ ...more
GAHFH receives Bike and Build grant
Bike and Build awards Garland Area Habitat for Humanity a grant for the Garland ISD partnership build. [ ...more
GAHFH receives 3 yr grant from United Way Metropolitan Dallas
Garland Area Habitat for Humanity receives 3 year grant from United Way Metropolitan Dallas for its Garland ISD home build project. Building Trades students in the carpentry and electrical programs from Naaman Forest and North Garland High School build one Habitat house during the school year. Added is a career and college component allowing students to earn college credit through the use of NCCER curriculum. We are pleased to be a United Way service provider. [ ...more