Habitat for Humanity India Trust
Habitat for Humanity India builds homes and provides housing-related services to low-income, marginalized families across India. Habitat India began operations in 1983 and is today one of Habitat’s largest programmes in the Asia pacific region. It works in partnership with local, grassroots, non-governmental organizations, and micro finance institutions throughout India to provide decent housing. Till date, we have served over 1, 34,893 families across 20 states in India. Our Vision is "A world where everyone has a decent place to live"
Work and Achievements
Habitat for Humanity India’s vision is a world where everyone has a decent place to live. Anchored by the conviction that safe and affordable housing provides a critical foundation for breaking the cycle of poverty, Habitat works with low-income, marginalized families to build homes provides housing- related services and raises awareness for adequate housing and sanitation.
Since its inception in 1983, Habitat for Humanity India has touched the lives of over 6,54,757 individuals across 20 states of our country. Habitat for Humanity India is part of Habitat for Humanity International - a global non-governmental organization that seeks to eliminate poverty housing and to make adequate shelter a matter of conscience and action. The core area of Habitat’s work in India is:
1) Shelter Assistance
3) Disaster Risk Reduction and Response
Habitat for Humanity works with people of all backgrounds, races and religions to build houses together in partnership with families in need. Habitat for Humanity India’s long term strategic goal for 2015-19 is to impact the lives of 25,00,000 individuals in their dream of living in a safe and a decent home. To learn more, donate or volunteer, visit www.habitatindia.in
Fund Utilisation Statement
The funds will be utilized for projects revolving around Shelter, Water and Sanitation in the rural and urban geographies pan India.