Our Mission

Habitat Santa Cruz is an independent, locally operated and funded affiliate of Habitat for Humanity International. Our mission is to build affordable, decent homes and provide home ownership opportunities to qualified families who live and work in Santa Cruz County.

  • #60 Los Esteros Court is Complete! DSC06318Congratulations to the Iniguez Family on their new home! A few “thank yous” are in order here. Firstly, our volunteers who have put thousands of man hours into the construction of the home. You are the lifeblood of our organization, and we can never thank you enough for what you do for us, and the community. Our sponsors for the home are Bank ... Read more
  • Building Resilience with Allterra Solar Habitat for Humanity Santa Cruz is working with Allterra Solar to outfit all of our new homes with solar panels. Check out this video explaining our goals with the project!   Read more
  • Behold! Our New Website! We hope you find this new website to be both easier to navigate and more informative than our old layout. Like any good community resource, we need your input. Is there anything you wish this site did, or didn’t do? Feedback is super welcome at webmaster@habitatsc.org. Likewise, with the pure number of devices that now access the internet, it is impossible for ... Read more
  • Thanks to Arch Walters 201_Arch_WaltersHabitat Construction Manager Mike McIlwain presents a “hammer of distinction” to long-time volunteer Arch Walters.     Read more