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Women Unite. Women Give. Women Build.

Women Build Update - We're Going Virtual!

This year, Women Build is going virtual on October 3! Keep an eye out for more information!

Why Women Build?


In LA County where 60% of renters cannot afford where they live, the wage gap that exists between men and women makes it more difficult for women to access affordable housing. The result is an increasing number of women living in substandard, unsafe and unaffordable conditions.

Together, we can change this!


Our annual Women Build movement is changing the housing crisis for women and their families. Every year, our Women Build participants put their muscles where their mouths are to build homes and communities.


Do you want to learn how to build and construct a home? You’re invited! No experience? You’re invited! Participants work under the guidance of our construction professionals, and alongside other Women Builders and future Habitat women homeowners.

More than just our annual fundraiser and a big volunteer event, Women Build creates space for participants to connect, give, build—and change our world!


Women Build is a movement that always has room for more! Invite your sisters, daughters, mom, other family members and friends to join you. Whether you organize a team, or come alone, you’ll make new friends and a life-long impact

Do you know an AMAZING woman committed to uniting communities; giving of her time, talent, or treasure to fight for advancements in social justice and building up other women? Nominate her for the Spirit of Women Build Award!

Click here for the nomination form!


"The first time I volunteered at a Women Build project, I had never felt so physically spent and emotionally renewed at the same time."

– Liz Berghaus, Banner Bank

Join us at women build 2020!

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Your Organization Can Empower Women Too!

Broaden your competitive edge, grow your client base and increase employee satisfaction all by sponsoring events run by Habitat for Humanity—the #1 most-loved and most-trusted social services nonprofit nationwide, according to the 2018 Harris Poll EquiTrend Study.

Previous Women Build Sponsors

Spirit of Women Build Nomination Form

Spirit of Women Build Nomination Form

Since 1991, Habitat for Humanity’s Women Build movement has brought together women to unite, give and build resulting in a powerful and visible impact of 2,700 homes nationwide. The Spirit of Women Build Award recognizes women who are committed to uniting communities; giving of their time, talent, and/or treasure to fight for advancements in social justice; and building up other women.
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Ready to Partner with Us?

Contact Frances Hardy, Director of Resource Development at (626) 709-3276 to start making an impact. For more information, call or email Leah Schueler, Volunteer Programs Manager at (626) 566-7348 or