Habitat for Humanity - New York City

AmeriCorps: Make New York Better


AmeriCorps members who work with Habitat for Humanity New York City transform lives and communities through building and repairing affordable housing, beautifying public spaces and performing operational duties that further our mission.

Habitat NYC AmeriCorps members can serve in leadership roles on active build sites or in our office. No matter their role, each AmeriCorps member gives a year of service directly helping Habitat NYC create a city where all New Yorkers have decent, affordable housing.


There are benefits to serving with us!

Habitat NYC AmeriCorps Members recieve: 

o Living and rent stipends
o Monthly Metro Card
o Limited medical plan
o Hands-on training in a construction or office setting
o Professional development opportunities
o Sponsored week of travel to build at a Habitat affiliate
o Student Loan Deferral/Educational Grant Award (upon completion of service)
o Relocation Allowance
o Involvement in the Habitat for Humanity network of over 1,500 affiliates in more than 70 countries


Apply now to be an AmeriCorps member!



Habitat for Humanity New York City transforms lives by building quality homes with families in need and by uniting all New Yorkers around the cause of affordable housing.

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Homeownership Information Sessions

Learn more about our homeownership program by attending one of our information sessions!

For more information about upcoming sessions, email homeownership@habitatnyc.org or call (646) 779-8846.

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