Habitat Young Professionals

Habitat Young Professionals of Washington, D.C. (HYPDC) is a network of local professionals committed to the vision of a world where everyone has a decent place to live, and to making a difference in the District. By joining HYPDC, you’ll have the opportunity to connect with a diverse group of dedicated, like-minded individuals. Each year, HYPDC members make a positive impact in the work of DC Habitat, through fundraising efforts, volunteer days, happy hours, and more. HYPDC members also enjoy member benefits, like social events, exclusive leadership and volunteer opportunities, and member recognition. Are you a young professional looking to combat poverty and connect with other future leaders? What are you waiting for?



Work Hard

Eager to get your hands dirty on our construction site and start swinging a hammer? Our members volunteer to help build DC Habitat homes for local families and serve with other community organizations to help our neighbors.


Play Hard

Because we’re also about meeting new people, making friends, and surrounding yourself with other young social justice warriors looking to connect. Join us for happy hours, trivia, cornhole tournaments, and more!


Give Back

Together, our members have raised more than $25,000 to provide affordable homeownership opportunities for DC families. Dues are just $5 a month and 100% of membership dues and fundraising profits are used to fund construction of DC Habitat homes.

Our Impact

Dollars Raised
Volunteer Hours
Yearly Events

Membership Benefits

Member receive access to HYPDC-only quarterly build days and events, great Habitat swag (t-shirts, koozies, sunglasses and more!), leadership opportunities, invitations to home dedication ceremonies and other DC Habitat events, Global Village opportunities, and the warm, fuzzy feeling that comes from knowing you're giving back to your community.


Our Leadership Team

The small, dedicated team that heads up HYPDC helps to set fundraising goals, plan signature events, and bring together our group of more than 240 members. Our leadership team includes individuals working in the public, private, and nonprofit sectors who have spearheaded and grown HYPDC.

Meet Our Team

Our Network

HYPDC is the local chapter of a much larger network of tens of thousands of Habitat Young Professionals Members working to improve their communities. Learn more about what members are doing across the country and how you can get involved nationally by taking part in HYP Global Village Trips and attending Habitat's annual Young Leaders Retreat each November.

The HYP Network