Habitat for Humanity of Franklin County, MO
Why give to Habitat for Humanity of Franklin County? Affordable housing is critical to the education, health, and economic success of Franklin County residents. Habitat's unique home ownership program allows qualified hard-working families to build and buy a home with a twenty year mortgage after completing 300 sweat equity hours. Habitat for Humanity relies on the generosity of individuals, corporations, and faith groups to help Habitat build more than homes. Your investment to Habitat changes lives and pays dividends into the future for our partner families.
Cars for Homes: www.habitat.org/carsforhomes
When you help build a home in Franklin County your dollars buy:
$15 buys a box of nails
$250 buys shingles
$20 buys a gallon of paint
$500 buys a furnace
$75 buys a toilet
$1,000 buys lumber
$100 buys a window
$5,000 builds a room
$150 buys a front door
$60,000 builds the home*
* Thanks to local businesses and contractors who donate supplies, services, and discounts combined with the partner families, sweat equity allows Habitat to build homes for $60,000.00.
Without your help, our hammers are silent! There are many ways you can help from bake sales to your dollars, every penny is needed and tax-deductible. Did you realize you can give a donation gift to Habitat to honor the memory of a family member or friend? We will send an acknowledgment letter of your gift as you direct, and send you a tax-deduction thank you letter. We need your support because your donation will play a vital role in making sure we have the funds needed to continue to improve lives in Franklin County.
Habitat for Humanity of Franklin County
PO Box 178
Union, MO 63084
Double your Donation!Your company may match your investment of time and dollars. Check with your Human Resources department to find out if your organization matches charitable contributions. This may double your donation. Check with your employer and ask for an employee matching gift form.