Seeking to put God’s love into action, Dallas County (Iowa) Habitat for Humanity brings people together to build homes, communities, and hope. We work in partnership with generous donors, sponsors and volunteers to preserve homeownership through affordable home repairs and provide affordable homeownership for qualified low-income families. We are a uniquely local philanthropy welcoming all to join us in building a better Dallas County and a better world—one where everyone has a decent place to live!
Families must earn between 30-60% of the area median income and live in cost-burdened or substandard housing.
Families who partner with Dallas County purchase their home from Habitat with an affordable mortgage.
Families complete 300-400 hours of sweat equity helping build their home and completing a financial education course.
Families must earn between 0-60% of the area median income and own their home.
After a complete home assessment our staff will determine what, if any, repayment is needed.
Partner families are required to complete a minimum of six (6) hours of sweat equity.
During Rock the Block ® neighborhood revitalization events, volunteers, sponsors organizations and Habitat staff will work with qualified homeowners on home and neighborhood improvement projects like:
For more information, or to sign up to volunteer, contact us using the form at the bottom of the page.
West Des Moines
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