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Own a Home

Serving Harrisonburg and Rockingham County


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


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!


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


Our Upcoming Fundraisers, Events & Activities



Eastview St. House Dedication

This is a private dedication and not open to the public. We will be celebrating with the Shifflett family as they become Habitat homeowners and begin their journey of homeownership!

Event Info

This is a private event, but photos and video of the event will be available the following week on our Facebook page!




Roberts Ct. TBOL Letters Go Out

Thousand Beacons of Light members will receive a call for TBOL donations as we celebrate the completion of the duplex at Roberts Ct. Not a member? Sign up today!

Event Info

Sign up for the Thousand Beacons of Light Club here:


Pay your TBOL donation online by selecting Thousand Beacons of Light from the dropdown menu here:




Eastview TBOL Letters Go Out

Thousand Beacons of Light members will receive a call for TBOL donations as we celebrate the completion of the duplex at Eastview St. Not a member? Sign up today!

Event Info

Sign up for the Thousand Beacons of Light Club here:


Pay your TBOL donation online by selecting Thousand Beacons of Light from the dropdown menu here:




2020 Fall Newsletter

The latest edition of the Central Valley Habitat newsletter will be rolling out this fall! This edition of the newsletter will be filled with info about dedications, successes and needs from our organization. Sign-up today to receive it!

Event Info

Join the thousands of other Habitat heroes on our mailing list by filling out the information here:



Office Closed 26th and 27th

The office will be closed on the 26th and 27th of November for Thanksgiving. It will re-open to staff, board members, and habitat families on the following Monday.

Event Info

Please note: our office is not currently open to the public. If you need assistance, you may give us a call at (540) 828-6288 and someone will get back to you on the next available business day.



Advent Calendar and Holiday Mail

Keep an eye out for our holiday Advent Calendar and the Homes for the Holiday’s Card Campaign! The mailing for these events will go out in late November. 

Event Info

Not a member of our mailing lists? Sign-up here to be involved in these holiday events!

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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.

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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!



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

Letter From Our ED: Coronavirus (COVID-19) and Housing

Letter From Our ED: Coronavirus (COVID-19) and Housing

Guest Post by Dr. David Wenger, Executive Director of Central Valley Habitat for Humanity During this time of uncertainty people must deal with many challenges in life. We are being told to wash our hands, disinfect our homes and offices, use social distancing, work...

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...

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.


Families Served


Years Established

Get In Touch

Location: 205 Dry River Rd. Bridgewater, VA

Telephone: (540) 828-6288


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

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