Bayou Area Habitat for Humanity located in Thibodaux, LA southwest of New Orleans is an affiliate of Habitat for Humanity International, a non-profit, ecumenical Christian housing organization. Habitat for Humanity works in partnership with local people in need to build and renovate decent, affordable housing. The houses are then sold to qualifying families at no profit and with no interest charged, allowing many to enjoy the pride and dignity of homeownership. The dedication of everyone involved, from homeowner, to staff, to volunteers, makes it all happen.
The Bayou Area Habitat for Humanity ReStore needs your donations.........of almost any items you take out of your home. Items that we accept are doors, windows, cabinets (kitchen or other) and working appliances ( 10 years or less), furniture, paintings, lamps, holiday items, household items, linens, kitchenware, etc., with the exception of clothing and computer hardware. Most donations to the ReStore come from individuals and retailers/manufacturers who have overstocked or gently damaged inventory that they cannot sell. Donors to the Bayou Area Habitat ReStore are not only helping a great cause, but also receive a tax receipt to be used for a possible tax deduction. All donated items are then sold at discounted prices (50-70% off) to the general public with all proceeds from the ReStore help Bayou Area Habitat to continue its mission in the community of building houses...building lives by helping to provide safe, decent, affordable housing for families in Lafourche and Terrebonne Parishes