Global Village

A foundation for a happy, hopeful future.

My name’s Dan and I work at Habitat for Humanity Australia. Recently I was lucky enough to take a team of volunteers to Yogyakarta in Indonesia to build a home for a family in need. Working here I thought I knew what the experience would be like, but it wasnt until I arrived that it really dawned on me just what a massive, tangible impact a group of Aussie’s could have on a family and community. Read this article

Out of the office and into the field

Last year, Habitat for Humanity Australia’s Building Community Resilience Partner, Boral sent 24 team members to Yogyakarta, Indonesia as part of our inaugural Rock the House build. The Boral team joined over 100 other volunteers from across Australia who spent one week helping build 12 safe and decent homes for families in need. This year, we are returning to Yogyakarta to build another 12 homes. Brian, who was on Boral’s team last year, shares his volunteer experience

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