Economic Impact Analysis

At Habitat Long Island, we BUILD because we believe that everyone deserves a safe and affordable place to live. When families work side by side with our construction staff and volunteers building their forever home, they are not only building a better community, they are also building a better life for themselves and future for their children.

2020 Economic Impact Analysis

Beyond the house:

Habitat for Humanity makes a tremendous impact on the lives of homeowners. Our work impacts health, environmental and educational outcomes; civic and social engagement; the financial stability of Habitat families; and local economies. This infographic details one component of our economic impact. See below to learn how Habitat's work contributes to our local economy by supporting jobs and purchasing local goods and services, creating a ripple effect that multiplies our investment to generate a meaningful impact.

How Habitat's investments ripple across local economies

An economic impact analysis

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We spend money on businesses and services (construction materials, offices supplies, etc.).

Thanks to our spending, those businesses spend more (on employees, materials, etc.).

Thanks to our spending, those businesses spend more (on employees, materials, etc.).

Those employees now have more money and can increase their household spending

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invested in operations, construction, rehabilitation and renovation

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