Qualified home buyers agree to volunteer in a one-time equity contribution
towards their home purchase.

Together we build, laugh and form long lasting friendships.

Partnering with Habitat means you are willing to:

  • Volunteer for the one-time equity contribution
  • Support the Habitat Program
  • Participate in a homeowners association (HOA)
  • Make timely mortgage payments
  • Complete and sign annual survey and recommitment letter

Homeowners invest time, not just money,
into building our community.

Equity contribution after selection:

  • 250 hours per qualified new home buyers (low income)
  • 100 hours per qualified resale home buyers (low income)
  • 25 hours per qualified new or resale home buyers (moderate income) 

Hours can be earned by:

  • Attending Classes
  • Working in the ReStore and on site
  • Doing office work
  • Attending special events


Family Services Department

Phone: 714.434.6200 ext.213
Email: familyservices@HabitatOC.org