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Serving Harrisonburg and Rockingham County

#APlaceforEveryone

With the help of Central Valley Habitat for Humanity, 64 families in 31 years have found homes in our community. Through home ownership, we empower families that want to work for a better life. One action from you can help a family find their permanent home.

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Who are we?

Central Valley Habitat for Humanity is an independent affiliate of Habitat for Humanity International. HFH does not build homes for people, but with them as equal partners. Habitat homeowners build alongside volunteers and pay an affordable mortgage.
Location: 205 Dry River Rd. Bridgewater, VA 22812

Telephone: (540) 828-6288

Email: kirsten@centralvalleyhabitat.org

Office Hours: M-F: 9am – 1pm

Learn By Doing

Central Valley Habitat for Humanity is a place for everyone, with opportunities to volunteer on and off the construction site. Volunteers can work with us in many different capacities, including committees, construction coordinators, sponsors, newsletter folders, and more!

Whether you are a skilled electrician or an unskilled volunteer wanting to work on the site for the first time, we will teach you!

Mission

Central Valley HFH Mission

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

A Word

From Our Director

” The work is not done until everyone has a ‘decent place to live.’ We have identified many families who qualify through their need and we get calls daily. We hope that you will join us in working toward our powerful, productive, and rewarding goal. After all, CVHfH has a place for everyone to help put God’s love into action in our community. ”

– Dr. David Wenger

Calendar

Our Upcoming Fundraisers, Events & Activities

23

February

226 Kelley St. House Dedication

Come out and help us celebrate with the Cruz family as we gather the community and dedicate their home. We will hear from sponsors, the family, and community members!

Event Info

This event will take place at 3:00 PM on February 23 at 226 Kelley St. in Harrisonburg. Parking is along the street.

 

23

February

232 Kelly St. House Dedication

Come out and help us celebrate with the Gonzalez Family as we gather the community and dedicate their home! We will hear from sponsors, the family, and community members!

Event Info

This dedication is a double dedication with 226 Kelley St. and will be on February 23rd at 3:00 PM at 232 Kelley St. in Harrisonburg. Parking is up the street at the Harrisonburg Housing Authority.

TBA

Postponed

Timberville Dedication

We will be celebrating the dedication of our Timberville home with the Centeno family! Help us celebrate as we gather the community and dedicate their home.

Event Info

This event has been postponed. The new date is TBA. 

19

April

955,959 Double House Dedication

We will be celebrating the dedication of our third and final duplex at Roberts Ct. with a double dedication! Come help us celebrate with the Hernandez and Flores families!

Event Info

This double dedication will be at 3:00 PM at the duplex on Roberts Ct. for 955 and 959. Parking is along the street and cul-de-sac.

22

April

Great Community Give 

On April 22 from 6:30 AM – 8:00 PM, donate to our nonprofit as part of a local, area – wide day of giving. Help us build a home with your donations and provide for local families!

Event Info

Give on the website from 6:30 AM – 8:00 PM to our organization and help us win hourly prizes to further support local families. More information to come.

29

June

Annual Fundraising Banquet

Sponsor our banquet or host a table to join us for the annual fundraising banquet as we welcome a guest speaker and habitat families. There will be a silent and live auction as well!

Event Info

This event will take place at 6:00 PM on June 29th at the JMU Festival Center in Harrisonburg. Dinner will be provided and there will be a silent and live auction featuring many items from local artists and businesses.

Our organization

How to Stay in Touch

We have lots of ways that you can stay in touch with our organization and what we’re up to in the community. We utilize social media, with a presence on Facebook, Instagram and Youtube, or you can opt to receive emails and newsletters by email or mail.

Click to View Volunteer Opportunities on SignUp.com
Our Instagram

Follow us on Instagram @CentralValleyHabitat to see photos from the construction site, events, and more!

Our Twitter

Follow us on Twitter /CentralValleyVA to see event photos, construction updates, stories, motivational tweets, and more!

Our Youtube Channel

Subscribe to Central Valley Habitat for Humanity on Youtube to see videos of our current projects, rehabs, events, and more!

Subscribe to the Newsletter

Sign-up for our newsletter by mail or email to receive a quarterly update on what we’ve been up to, as well as exclusive stories and information about our projects. 

Sign-Up to Volunteer

Sign-up to volunteer and you’ll be added to our volunteer database to receive emails about upcoming volunteer opportunities on and off the construction site!

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Blog

Our News & Announcements

Keep an eye out for new press releases, events, and news that we publish on our website. Questions about our news? Contact kirsten@centralvalleyhabitat.org.

Double the Homes, Double the Hope in 2020

Double the Homes, Double the Hope in 2020

As we move into 2020, our organization is focused on the increasing prices in rent and utilities for families in our area. Right now the average rent for a one-bedroom apartment is $983.33 inside the center of Harrisonburg and $887.50 outside of the city before you...

2020 Vision – Our Path for the Year Ahead

2020 Vision – Our Path for the Year Ahead

It’s the start of a new decade, and with new beginnings come new hopes, challenges and joys to experience in our community. Central Valley Habitat for Humanity is looking forward to the next 10 years with a vision of continuing to expand our capacity for building, as...

2020 Volunteer Calendar – How to Sign-Up!

2020 Volunteer Calendar – How to Sign-Up!

As we approach the end of the year, it's time to starting thinking about how we can volunteer and better our community in 2020! It's the start of a new decade where we are taking the stand to not only build capacity within our organization, but build capacity so that...

2019-2020 House Sponsors

These businesses and organizations are providing financial and volunteer support for our 2019-2020 builds. Without their help, our mission in the community would not be possible!

Ridgeway Mennonite Church -Harrisonburg

Through Christian fellowship we encourage and support each other in the joys and sorrows of life. Our Christian education program offers learning opportunities for all ages and helps to keep us ever-growing in the faith. We would love to have you join us for Sunday worship.

-Pastor Ben Risser

Kline May Realty

Founded in 1970, Kline May Realty has grown to become the leading real estate firm in Virginia’s Central Shenandoah Valley by providing an unparalleled level of service, born from a genuine concern for our clients’ goals and dreams.

HUD: Neighborhood Stabilization Program

HUD’s Neighborhood Stabilization Program provides emergency assistance to state and local governments to acquire and redevelop foreclosed properties that might otherwise become sources of abandonment and blight within their communities. The Neighborhood Stabilization Program (NSP) provides grants to every state, certain local communities, and other organizations to purchase foreclosed or abandoned homes and to rehabilitate, resell, or redevelop these homes in order to stabilize neighborhoods and stem the decline of house values of neighboring homes.

Harrisonburg Mennonite Church

We are a reconciling community of transformed believers committed to the Anabaptist/Mennonite principles of discipleship, justice, and peace. We offer a welcoming place to belong in God’s kingdom on earth through worship, Discipleship Communities, small groups, bible studies, mission groups, and mutual care.

Dynamic Aviation

Dynamic Aviation provides innovative aviation solutions for government and commercial customers worldwide. By combining creative ingenuity with dependable aircraft and state-of-the-art infrastructure, we develop and deliver agile aviation solutions that help our customers achieve new levels of performance and productivity.

VA Dept. of Housing & Community Development

DHCD partners with Virginia’s communities to develop their economic potential, regulates Virginia’s building and fire codes, provides training and certification for building officials, and invests more than $100 million each year into housing and community development projects throughout the state – the majority of which are designed to help low- to moderate-income citizens. By partnering with local governments, nonprofit groups, state and federal agencies, and others, DHCD is working to improve the quality of life for Virginians.

Broadway Timberville Ruritan Club

Ruritan National is a civic service organization made up of local clubs in small towns and rural communities. Ruritan’s purpose is to make America’s communities better places in which to live and work. The slogan of Ruritan is “Fellowship, Goodwill and Community Service.”

A M Yoder & Company

A M Yoder & Co. serves our clients wherever they live and work. Current and past projects are located from Bryce Resort to Lexington, VA, and include Page, Shenandoah, Rockingham, Augusta and Rockbridge Counties. We also serve clients from Harrisonburg to the greater Charlottesville area.

Carpet Tech of Virginia

 

Bridgewater United Methodist Church

No matter where you are on your spiritual journey, we invite you to come and try BUMC. Whether you are old or young, a parent or a child, single or married…BUMC is a place where you will experience spiritual truths taught in an understandable and pratical manner. You will love our friendly atmosphere, relevant messages, great music and extraordinary children’s programs.

Linville Creek Church of the Brethren

The Linville Creek Church of the Brethren is located in Broadway, VA. We are a part of the Shenandoah District for the Church of the Brethren. If you are in the area, please stop for a visit.

Bethel Church of the Brethren

Continuing the work of Jesus. Peacefully. Simply. Together.

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Years Established

Get In Touch

Location: 205 Dry River Rd. Bridgewater, VA

Telephone: (540) 828-6288

Email: kirsten@centralvalleyhabitat.org

Office Hours: M-F: 9 am – 1 pm or after 1 pm by appointment

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