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Main Qualifications for the Mutual Self-Help Program

 

Good credit status (no credit may be acceptable)

Stable income from employment and other sources of income

Income that does not exceed eligibility guidelines

Ability and willingness to meet the labor requirement

Main applicant must be a permanent resident or U.S. citizen



What We Do



Build Your Own Home

With skilled onsite supervision, families help build each other’s homes.

Rental Communities

Affordable rental housing communities offering afterschool programs, adult education classes, computer literacy classes, and more.

Repair Your Home

Funding assistance to make important health and safety repairs to your home.

Homeownership Education

Online and in-person classes prepare prospective homebuyers for sustainable homeownership.

Happy Resident

Buy A Home

Resources and assistance for families wishing to become homeowners through traditional avenues.

Community Development

Assistance for rural communities to identify sources of clean drinking water and develop sanitary sewer systems.





Healthy Homes & Communities

Self-Help Enterprises has a long history of integrating healthy, sustainable development practices to create healthier, energy-efficient environments for community residents.



Learn more below about Self-Help Enterprises’ commitment to working with cities, counties and residents to improve health outcomes and reduce environmental impact.




Sustainability

Building homes that are energy efficient, use fewer resources, and are affordable.




Community Building

Empowering people to become leaders in their community.




Health & Wellness

Creating and supporting efforts to promote healthy homes and communities.




Mutual Self-Help Housing

Working Together



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On the Blog





A Self-Help Legacy with the Adame Family



The longevity of SHE’s mission was felt by the Adame Family, who can attest to the life-long impact of SHE’s work.





Dinuba Community Center Named After Beloved Community Advocate



On Wednesday, October 30th, friends and family gathered as Self-Help Enterprises held a surprise celebration to officially name the Community Center





This Woman is Leading with Heart and Making North Park Apartments A Better Place to Live



Albert Einstein once said, “Only one who devotes himself to a cause with his whole strength and soul can be a true master.













There are many ways you can support our housing and community development efforts. From volunteering to a tax-deductible contribution to becoming a participant, you can join us in strengthening the communities we serve.


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