Your donation allows us to provide a hand-up (not a hand-out) to low income families here in Putnam County.

  1. Send a contribution directly to us at 150 North Oak Street, Ottawa, OH  45875.  Please make checks payable to Putnam County Habitat for Humanity.
  2. Contribute using Habitat International's website  Scroll down the left side of the page to "Optional Details" and check the box that says "Designate your donation."  Choose the 3rd button that says "To a specific local Habitat organization." Then fill in any Putnam County Zip Code, click search, then choose Putnam County HfH and your donation should be directed to us.

  3. Donate using PayPal.  Just click on the button below!

Lend a hand

     Check out our volunteer volunteer paperwork and our safety handout to save time before joining us at the job site.  While you can read the Safety Handout online, you'll need to print out and sign the Volunteer Paperwork.

Volunteer Paperwork (Adults)

Safety Handout

We also recommend that you take Habitat's online On-Site Construction Safety Training before volunteering.  Just go to and click on the box that says "Free Online Volunteer Safety Course - Helping You Work Safely With Habitat.  You'll see a spot to enter a code and four courses to choose from (you don't need #3.)  Once you finish, you can even print out a certificate!