Amherst College Habitat for Humanity would like to thank the student body, Amherst College, and the Amherst Community for all their generous and much needed support over the years.



Events for Spring 08-09


Sat., May 2 - PV H4H's 20th anniversary/ Volunteer Appreciation


Sun., Apr. 5 - End of Act! Speak! Build! Week


Mon., Mar. 30 - Beginning of Act! Speak! Build! Week


Sun., Feb. 8 - Build (11 members)

Sun., Feb. 15- Women's Frisbee Build


The Amherst Project is seeking to raise 40,000 dollars in order to build each house.

Donate by mail:

Pioneer Valley Habitat
140 Pine Street,
Florence, MA 01062
Attn: Amherst Project

Donate online through our partners at Pioneer Valley Habitat:

Amherst College Habitat for Humanity

Habitat for Humanity is dedicated to fighting poverty and homelessness.  The Amherst College Chapter of Habitat for Humanity is a student run organization dedicated to working on local Habitat for Humanity projects and promoting low cost housing.  As a campus chapter, Amherst Habitat has four ma

Amherst, Community Celebrate Completion of Habitat for Humanity Initiative

Submitted on Wednesday, 5/1/2013, at 5:59 PM

Watch a slideshow with photographs from the Amherst-Habitat Initiative celebration.

By William Sweet

For Amherst College, the recent completion a five-year Habitat For Humanity construction project on Stanley Street means a job well done. For Ashlee Cancio-Bello, it means coming home, and a little something more.

“Habitat is like love in action,” said Cancio-Bello, who now lives in one of the houses that the college helped make a reality.