Sustaining lives and strengthening families since 1985.
Habitat for Humanity seeks to build lives as well as homes.

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Habitat for Humanity Cape Area is a small extension of thousands of Habitat for Humanity spread across the nation. It is not a partner, but an independent affiliation establishment, striving to achieve a common greater goal of providing "a decent place to live" for low income families. Since 1985, we've partnered with working families, sponsors, and community members to build affordable, quality homes for those in need. For the past 30 years we have built over 50 homes in the greater Cape Girardeau area; including Cape, Jackson, Perryville, Advance, and Marble Hill.

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Happening with Habitat. Official Blog of Cape Area Habitat.
New Face at Cape Area Habitat for Humanity
By Breita Church / July 1, 2017
I am so very happy to join the team at Habitat for Humanity in Cape Girardeau.  I have known Al Stverink, Pretty Pradhan and Crystal Weaver for a couple of years. When Al came to me with his idea of a part time position for me with Habitat I was honored.  The title he and Pretty gave me is, Community Outreach Continue reading
Hammer, Nails & Cocktails
By Chuck Martin / December 20, 2016
Would you like to support Cape Area Habitat for Humanity?  Would you also like to enjoy an unforgettable evening of music with the Vienna Boys Choir at Southeast Missouri State University's River Campus? Make your plans now to join us for "Hammer, Nails & Cocktails," a Vienna Boys Choir pre-show event in sup Continue reading
Habitat Participates in Hunger and Homelessness Awareness Week
By Administrator / November 15, 2016
A local display has been assembled by members of the Cape Area Housing Committee in the lobby of Wehrenberg Theatres Cape West 14 Cine designed to bring awareness to the plight of those in our community who experience lack of food and shelter on a regular basis. The display can be viewed through November 28th. Earlier Continue reading
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