Rainier Valley

Habitat for Humanity is involved in many neighborhoods throughout Seattle including Westway, White Center, Renton, and Rainier Valley. Our big push for 2017 is to partner the most with organizations in the Rainier Valley. This neighborhood has a very rich history of culture, with over 50 languages spoken in the neighborhood, and is touted to be America’s most diverse neighborhood according to the Census bureau. This rich culture is at risk of displacement. Thankfully we know how to fight against that displacement: help people stay in their homes.

Community Facts

Historically, Seattle's "landing ground" for immigrants and refugees
  • Built 7 homes in Rainier Vista
  • multiple community events
  • 69% people of color
  • Home to over 150 small businesses
  • Home to Kubota Garden - 20+ acre Japanese garden started by a Japanese emigrant in 1927
  • Located along the Light Rail
  • 59 different languages spoken
  • Beautiful scenery along Lake Washington - Seward Park

Community Partners

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Habitat for Humanity is working every day in Seattle and King County with our region’s greatest organizations to fight the affordable housing crisis. See who we are engaging with and how you or your organization can also get involved. Learn more>>

Partner Families


Habitat has housed hundreds of families over our 30 year history in Seattle-King County. Come see some of our completed homes and their stories from around the area. Learn more>>