Community Development


Manatee Habitat’s commitment to neighborhoods goes beyond building and preserving homes. Our local communities are only as strong as its residents. Whenever possible Manatee Habitat partners with local residents to assist them identifying and addressing the dreams and aspirations they have for their own communities. Activities include participating in neighborhood meetings, volunteering for neighborhood improvement projects and activities and helping support resident leadership opportunities.

Home Ownership Education

Manatee Habitat works with families on their road to financial security through educational programs.

Neighborhood Voices


Manatee Habitat works with neighborhood groups and homeowner associations to help build a sense of community, empowering families with the necessary skills to advocate for the betterment of their community.