Serving the Mississippi Gulf Coast Communities of
Bay St. Louis, Waveland, Diamondhead, Kiln & Hancock County
To build and restore Hancock County by partnering with volunteers, donors, sponsors, families and other friends to provide affordable housing and ongoing community revitalization and engagement.
Ribbon Cutting at our new office/warehouse complex at 103 Central Avenue! Pictured are Executive Director Wendy McDonald, Mayor Les Fillingame and Board President Jeremy Compretta.
A unique job opportunity with us!
We're looking for a few good men and women to work with our team as Construction Crew Leaders through AmeriCorps. Read more here for information, benefits and application.
Education Award ~Living Allowance ~Health Care
Katrina Anniversary Reunion Build
Our blitz build for our 202nd home was a great success as volunteers worked tirelessly in the heat of June. See our page dedicated to this very exciting Anniversary Build with all of the details! Go here for photos and information on how you can still help!
Our online fundraiser is still active. GiveGab has made it so easy to participate in our 10th Anniversary Build, even if you can't swing a hammer with us. Go here to help us help others! Every dollar matters and your support means so much! This site makes it easy to get started and keep it going.
Mary Kay Deen Memorial Build
Our 2015 Women Build was a great success with volunteers from the community and Lowe's of Waveland. Read more here and see photos in our gallery.
Are you, or do you know a military veteran, that lives in Hancock or Pearl River county and owns a home that is in need of critical repair? Stay tuned for details on a program that we're offering for those that have served our country faithfully. It is now our privilege to serve them!
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Sponsors & Partners
Habitat for Humanity Bay-Waveland 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.