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Habitat for Humanity of Greater Baton Rouge, Baton Rouge, Louisiana

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Address: 4962 Florida Blvd, Ste 409
Baton Rouge, Louisiana  70806  
United States
Is 501(c)(3) nonprofit certified by the IRS?: Yes
EIN: 72-1141747
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Mission Statement


Habitat for Humanity of Greater Baton Rouge is a Christian-based ministry that builds and renovates houses in partnership with the community. We provide opportunities for families in need to purchase their own homes, build community and improve their lives.

Description


Habitat for Humanity of Greater Baton Rouge is a Christian housing ministry that builds homes in partnership with families who demonstrate need and willingness to work with Habitat for Humanity by helping build their own house. Through volunteer labor and tax-deductible donations, Habitat builds and rehabilitates safe, affordable houses. Habitat houses are sold to partner families at no profit and financed with affordable, no-interest loans. Each Habitat build provides an opportunity for people from all walks of life to work side by side toward the common goal of helping others as they create simple, decent and affordable housing.

Habitat for Humanity of Greater Baton Rouge is a Christian housing ministry that builds homes in partnership with families who demonstrate need and willingness to work with Habitat for Humanity by helping build their own house. Through volunteer labor and tax-deductible donations, Habitat builds and rehabilitates safe, affordable houses. Habitat houses are sold to partner families at no profit and financed with affordable, no-interest loans. Each Habitat build provides an opportunity for people from all walks of life to work side by side toward the common goal of helping others as they create simple, decent and affordable housing.

Mission Statement: Habitat for Humanity of Greater Baton Rouge is a Christian-based ministry that builds and renovates houses in partnership with the community. We provide opportunities for families in need to purchase their own homes, build community and improve their lives.

Organizational Statement of Faith


Habitat for Humanity International is a nonprofit, ecumenical Christian organization dedicated to eliminating substandard housing and homelessness worldwide and to making adequate, affordable shelter a matter of conscience and action. Habitat is founded on the conviction that every man, woman and child should have a simple, decent, affordable place to live in dignity and safety. Habitat has an open-door policy: All who desire to be a part of this work are welcome, regardless of religious preference or background. Habitat for Humanity has always had a policy of building with people in need regardless of race or religion, and we welcome volunteers and supporters from all backgrounds.


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Organizational Affiliations


Habitat for Humanity


Program Type:


Housing Program

Do you Require Formal Orientation Training?


No