The Marshal County affiliate of Habitat for Humanity was started in 1998 after the Habitat for Humanity approved our local affiliate on June 1, 1998.
Habitat for Humanity of Marshall County is governed by a local volunteer Board of Directors.
The first partner family home was completed in August 1999. Twelve homes have been completed since the Marshall County affiliate was established.
The ReStore (a retail outlet open to the public) was established in February of 2008. The ReStore began selling donated building materials, appliances and furniture. The proceeds from the ReStore are used to help construct upcoming building projects.
A world where everyone has a decent place to live.
Our Mission Statement
Seeking to put God's love into action, Habitat for Humanity brings people together to build homes, communities and hope.
Habitat for Humanity of Marshall County, Inc is a Christian ministry dedicated to a vision of a world where everyone has a decent place to live. It conducts its programs in ways that are sensitive and respectful to the cultural context and the local faith community and reflects our belief that all are created in God’s image and deserve to be treated without discrimination. Habitat for Humanity of Marshall County, Inc. will not proselytize or work with entities or individuals who insist on proselytizing as part of their work with Habitat for Humanity. It will not offer assistance on the expressed or implied condition that people must adhere to or convert to a particular faith or listen or respond to messaging designed to induce conversion to a particular faith join a political party or religious movement.
About Habitat for Humanity
Habitat for Humanity of Marshall County, Indiana is part of a global, nonprofit housing organization operated on Christian principles that seeks to put God's love into action by building homes, communities and hope. Habitat for Humanity of Marshall County, Indiana is dedicated to eliminating substandard housing locally and worldwide through constructing, rehabilitating and preserving homes: by advocating for fair and just housing policies: and by providing training and access to resources to help families improve their shelter conditions. Habitat for Humanity was found on the conviction that every man, woman and child should have a simple, durable place to live in dignity and safety, and that decent shelter in decent communities should be a matter of conscience and action for all.
All are welcome
Habitat for Humanity of Marshall County, Indiana has an open-door policy: All who believe that everyone needs a decent, affordable place to live are welcome to help with the work, regardless of race, religion, age, gender, political views or any of the other distinctions that too often divide people. In short, Habitat welcomes volunteers and supporters from all backgrounds and also serves people in need of decent housing regardless of race or religion. As a matter of policy, Habitat for Humanity International and its affiliated organizations do not proselytize. This means that Habitat will not offer assistance on the expressed or implied condition that people must either adhere to or convert to a particular faith, or listen and respond to messaging designed to induce conversion to a particular faith.
About Habitat for Humanity International
Founded in Americus, Georgia, USA in 1976, Habitat for Humanity today operates around the globe and has helped build, renovate and repair more than 600,000 decent, affordable houses sheltering more than 3 million people worldwide.