|HFH/MJ is a Christian organization and welcomes volunteers from all faiths who are committed to Habitat's goal of eliminating poverty housing.|About Us
Habitat for Humanity works in partnership with God and people everywhere, from all walks of life, to develop communities with people in need by building and renovating houses, so that there are decent houses in decent communities in which every person can experience Gods love and can live and grow into all that God intends.
Habitat for Humanity is:
Since 1976, HFHI has built over 350,000 homes and housed more than 1.75 million people in over 90 countries world wide.
There are more than 1700 affiliates in the United States, building in all 50 states. In 2010, they served over 7,000 families.
Out of more than 1700 affiliates in the U.S., HFH/MJ ranks in the Top Twenty in number of houses built. Each affiliate is an independently and locally run non-profit organization.
Quick Facts about HFH/MJ:
|Year of incorporation....||1986|
|Down payment....||$500.00 to $1,000.00|
|Terms....||20-30 years at 0% interest|
|Payments....||$350- 425 per mo.|
|Sale Price of 3B/1B Home....||$60,000.00|
|Sale Price of 3B/1 1/2B Home....||$61,500.00|
|Sale Price of 3B/2B Home....||$64,000.00|
|Sale Price of 4B/1 1/2B Home....||$66,000.00|
|Sale Price of 4B/2B Home....||$67,600.00|
|Sale Price of 5B/2B Home....||$70,000.00|
Tithe: For every house built, a tithe of $2,000 is sent to Habitat For Humanity International for a home to be built abroad. For the last few years, our affiliate's tithe has gone to Honduras.
Goal: The elimination of substandard housing, locally and throughout the world
Habitat for Humanity/Metro Jackson, Inc.
PO Box 55634
615 Stonewall Street
Jackson, MS 39296-5634
Phone - 601-353-6060
A full staff contact list is available on the Contact Us page.
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