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Why Donate to Habitat?

Along with food, water, and clothing, shelter is a basic human need. When you donate to Charleston Habitat for Humanity, you become a part of the movement to ensure that no one is without a decent place to live. We are able to provide affordable housing options to low- to moderate- income members of our community because of your contributions.

The impact of your gift extends well beyond the life of the build. In addition to decent, affordable shelter homeownership means:

  • Safety. Many homeowners live in substandard housing located in at-risk neighborhoods. Moving into their newly built Habitat home provides a greater sense of physical safety not only in the home, but in their surroundings as well.
  • Dignity. Home ownership remains a cornerstone of the “American Dream.” Our partner families take pride in their home and in the success of their achievement of a goal that previously seemed beyond their reach.
  • Security. By moving away from renting and becoming homeowners, Habitat participants are able to provide a greater sense of stability for their families.
  • Opportunity. An affordable monthly mortgage payment frees up income that homeowners can spend, invest, or use to further their educations.

Make a Donation Today.

Donate by Mail

You can mail a check or money order at any time to:

Charleston Habitat for Humanity

P.O. Box 21479

Charleston, SC 29413

Home Sponsorship

Full and partial sponsorships of home builds are available to individuals, corporate groups, and organizations. Sponsoring a home is a direct investment in the Charleston community, which benefits economically and socially from improved availability of affordable housing. For corporate groups, becoming a home sponsor is also a great opportunity for community engagement and team building.

Home Sponsorship Levels include:

Foundation Builder $5,000
Cornerstone Builder $10,000
Opportunity Sponsor $15,000
Family Builder $25,000
Generations Builder $37,500
Dream Builder $50,000
Home Builder $75,000
Full home sponsorship at the $75,000 Home Builder level includes benefits such as unlimited volunteer days at the worksite, your logo and business information featured on signage at site, on the website, and in publications such as press releases, an opportunity to speak at the home dedication, and much more.

Interested in becoming a home sponsor? Contact Nancy Kuhne, Director of Development, at (843) 722-7145 ext. 104 or nancy@charlestonhabitat.org.

Planned Giving

Create a legacy for the future of the Charleston community through your planned gift. Charleston Habitat for Humanity can accept gifts in the form of bequests, annuities, securities, property, and life insurance benefits. For more information about setting up a planned gift, please call (843) 722-7145 and ask to speak with Nancy Kuhne.

In-Kind Donations

Charleston Habitat for Humanity accepts in-kind donations from businesses, vendors, organizations, and individuals for construction materials, contract services, cars, homes, and many other items. Inquiries about in-kind donations should be sent to Candice Schortemeyer, Staff Accountant, 843-722-7145, ext. 107 or candice@charlestonhabitat.org.

ReStore Donations

For information about making a donation to the ReStore, click here.

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