About Us

Here at Macomb County Habitat for Humanity we strive to build, repair, educate and revitalize. It is our goal to improve financial literacy by overseeing mortgages, as well as aiding in retail operation and homeowner development.

History and Mission


History of Habitat for Humanity International

HFHI was founded in 1976 by Millard and Linda Fuller. HFHI operates in over 1500 US locations and in 300 locations worldwide. This includes all 50 states in the U.S.A.

History of Macomb County Habitat for Humanity

Macomb County Habitat for Humanity was founded in 1993. Since then, we have provided 144 families a home in 12 Macomb County communities.

Mission Statement

Seeking to put God’s love into action, Habitat for Humanity brings people together to build homes, communities and hope.

Vision

A world where everyone has a decent place to live.

Who does it take to build a Habitat house? It takes the support from the entire community! Give us a call at 586.263.1540 to ask how YOU can get involved.

Our Programs

New Builds

New Builds

We build homes from the ground up in Macomb County. New builds cost ~$120,000

Home Renovations

Home Renovations

We rehab homes in Macomb County that need improvement. Renovations cost ~$60,000

Exterior Repairs

Exterior Repairs

Habitat also revitalizes neighborhoods for the elderly, disabled, and military veterans.

Deconstruction

Deconstruction

Remodeling your home? Hire our deconstruction team to break down your kitchen and bathrooms.

ReStore

ReStore

We accept and re-sell donated household items through our ReStores.

Cars for Homes

Cars for Homes

Donating a car, truck, boat or plane to Habitat for Humanity’s car donation program is a great way to support our work in your local community.

144

Homes Built

184

Adults Housed

314

Children Impacted

12

Communities Served

Macomb County Milestones

  • 1993 – Affiliate founded
  •  1995 – First house was built in Mt. Clemens
  •  1996 – First House built in Clinton Township
  •  1998 – First house built in Roseville
  •  1998 – First Women Build home completed
  •  2001 – First house built in Warren
  •  2005 – Vision 2020 begins in Macomb County, Five homes built in Colchester neighborhood
  •  2005 – Macomb County ReStore is opened
  •  2006 – Macomb County partnered with Oakland and Wayne Counties for the SuperBuild, which was a lead-up event to Super Bowl XL, 40 wall sets were constructed and sent to three Texas affiliates to be built permanently for hurricane evacuees
  •  2009 – First rehab house completed in Roseville
  •  2009 – 50th Macomb County Habitat house built
  •  2009 – First house built in Sterling Heights
  •  2010 – First LEED Certified house built in Sterling Heights, which has received a LEED Certified Platinum rating
  • 2010 – ReStore and offices moves to Mt. Clemens
  • 2014 – First home built in St. Clair Shores, a home moved and expanded
  • 2014 – Women Build completes their 14th home for Macomb Habitat
  • 2014 – The 21st home sponsored by Thrivent Financial in our county completed
  • 2015 – The second ReStore opens in Warren
  • 2016 – Brush with Kindness program expanded for exterior repairs of owner occupied homes, for low-income, senior, disabled and veteran families
  • 2016 – The Macomb County Habitat Administrative offices move to the Baker College of Clinton Township
  • 2017 – Macomb County Habitat has provided 184 adults and 314 children a home since 1993, in 144 locations in 12 Macomb County communities
  • 2017 – The ReStore formerly located on Groesbeck moves to Shelby Township