deserves a place to call home
Who We Are
We are an International Non-Profit organization dedicated to fighting global poverty housing and homelessness through affordable housing and sanitation facilities across Sri Lanka.
What We Do
At Habitat for Humanity we don’t just build homes, we build communities. We construct safe, affordable durable homes for families in need. Habitat for Humanity Sri Lanka works to lay the foundations for the future and create change that impacts generations.
26 years of Impact
Since 1976, Habitat for Humanity has helped more than 29 million people globally, to build or renovate the place they call home. In Sri Lanka, since 1994 Habitat has supported over 27,000 families and nearly 110,000 people with new homes.
The European Union hands over new homes under the ‘Homes not Houses’ Project implemented by Habitat for Humanity Sri Lanka and World Vision Lanka.
KILINOCHCHI (19 October 2021) – Representatives of the European Union (EU) ceremoniously handed over homes to owners under the ‘Homes not Houses’ project, a EUR 14 million EU funded project, implemented in the North and East of Sri Lanka. Habitat for Humanity Sri...read more
The European Union, Habitat for Humanity Sri Lanka and partners help more than 2,370 returnee families build better homes and lives
COLOMBO (August 10, 2021) – Habitat for Humanity Sri Lanka and its partners successfully concluded the European Union funded "Homes not Houses Project" in the Northern and Eastern Provinces of Sri Lanka. The multi-year, multi-faceted undertaking empowered more than...read more
First Capital Holdings PLC launches a three-year CSR programme by partnering with Habitat for Humanity Sri Lanka to build homes for families in need. Through this partnership, First Capital will pledge LKR 15 million to implement the ‘First Capital Housing Project’ in...read more
Persons battling disabilities and special needs are very often marginalized in their communities and as such lack access to basic amenities such as decent shelter and sanitation facilities. The Homes for Hope Project initiated by Habitat for Humanity Sri Lanka, sought...read more
Habitat Sri Lanka’s National Director, Mr. Yu Hwa Li, delivered the keynote address at the TIMUN 2021 conference, emphasizing the need for Youth Activism to bring about meaningful change in our world, especially during these unprecedented times. Addressing the delegates, Mr. Li commented that, “a combination of Intelligence and Activism are the ideal ingredients for a meaningful partnership between Habitat and TIMUN”.read more
Rakhil Fernando, Managing Director of Daraz appointed as Habitat for Humanity Sri Lanka Goodwill Ambassador
Habitat for Humanity Sri Lanka, an international non-profit organization dedicated towards providing every family in Sri Lanka with a safe and stable place to call home, appointed Rakhil Fernando, the Managing Director of Daraz as its Goodwill Ambassador. The...read more