In June I’ll be leading my 7th build and to be honest with you, they get better and better every time. Each one is unique, not only because they’re in different locations, but because of the volunteers around me, and of course the partner family and local community. I remember being nervous the first time […]
Our hearts are heavy as our beautiful land, wildlife, homes, and lives have been lost to the catastrophic bushfires. 25 people, and over1 billion animals have lost their lives. 10 million hectares of land, and over 2,000 homes, including whole towns, have been completely destroyed. So much has been lost, but we can all play […]
JK Rowling’s campaign #HelpingNotHelping is a much needed as it shines a light on the dangers of voluntourism. Now more than ever individuals need to do their research and understand the difference between organisations, their impact, and the work they do. It is often difficult for well-intentioned people to differentiate between volunteer work that will […]
Download Habitat for Humanity Australia’s full Annual Report for 2018-2019.
Download Habitat for Humanity Australia’s full Financial Report for 2018-2019.
Read the latest news and updates from Australian and overseas, We look at an overview of projects you support and share about the launch of our NAIDOC Week volunteering program.
Read the latest news and updates from Australian and overseas, We look at an update on the earthquake-affected families Indonesia and share exciting news about our new project Impact Build 2020.
Rampati and her husband dreamt that they would earn enough money for their three daughters to go to school, but two and a half years ago things changed. Rampati’s husband worked away from home and would come back to see the family every few months. On one of these visits, he was brutally attacked and […]
Lalita is 72 years old and lives alone in a shelter scrambled together with tarpaulin and branches that she had found locally. In 2017 she was swept away by a huge flood, but was luckily saved by her neighbors. “My only request is to build a house with a higher plinth level so when I […]
Each day we would be met at the bottom of the bus stairs with a beaming smile from ear to ear. Peou and her daughter Mariya would be there to greet us to say ‘Choum Reap Sor’ with hands together as a sign of respect. Their arms would be outstretched to offer their help carrying […]