Since 1990, we have been building affordable housing in Haywood County. As an affiliate of Habitat for Humanity International, we envision a world where everyone has a decent place to live, and seek to put God's love into action by bringing people together to build homes, communities and hope.
News & Events
Walton Garrett, his wife Marion, and some friends founded Haywood Habitat for Humanity in 1990. Last week, Walton passed away at the age of 94 after several years of declining health.
The Canopy REALTOR Association's Canopy Housing Foundation has awarded Haywood Habitat $3,000 to purchase framing materials for a new affordable home to be built in the newest Haywood Habitat community located on Sylvan Street in Waynesville.
Haywood Habitat has broken ground on its most ambitious project in 31 years-building a 10 home affordable housing community in the Chestnut Park area of Waynesville.
Habitat for Humanity is an international, non-governmental, nonprofit organization devoted to building simple, decent and affordable housing. We believe everyone deserves a safe, affordable place to live.
We hold a variety of events throughout the year from build days, to fundraising events, financial education classes, homeowner information sessions, and lots more. Check out our calendar to see what's going on!
Volunteers are the lifeblood of our organization. Consider giving up just a few hours of your time to learn valuable skills, meet some incredible new people and change the lives of local families forever.