Habitat for Humanity of Horry County

February 21, 2024
Posted by
Frankie Colon


“Habitat for Humanity of Horry County works to build homes, communities, and hope. Economic growth and a safe, healthy county is vital to our work and the families we serve. In aligning ourselves with other organizations committed to the growth and development of our County we believe we will see deeper impact and true growth for all residents.”
Meagan Michal, Habitat for Humanity of Horry County Executive Director

About Us

Seeking to put God’s love into action, Habitat for Humanity of Horry County brings people together to build homes, communities and hope. The vision of the organization is a world where everyone has a decent place to live. Through the establishment of faith, civic and community partnerships, Habitat Horry empowers individuals and neighborhoods through shelter, transforms through education, and inspires through change.

Impact on the Grand Strand economy  

Habitat for Humanity of Horry County not only boosts the local economy through employment within our programing and ReStores, but our work has a deep impact on the overall economic health of our area. Economic benefits of increased access to safe, affordable housing include increased property taxes, increased job retention and productivity, increased civic engagement, and more. When families have the stability necessary to build pathways to their own economic success, whole communities prosper.

About Partnership Grand Strand
Partnership Grand Strand is a 501c3 foundation launched in 2022 by the Myrtle Beach Area Chamber of Commerce to fund a five-year economic and community development initiative. Through investments from local businesses and partnerships with community organizations, the foundation leads and supports efforts related to four pillars of success: prosperity, talent, place and infrastructure. Through their focused endeavors, Partnership Grand Strand works to accelerate economic prosperity and enhance quality of life across Horry and Georgetown counties. 
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