Myth: Habitat for Humanity is an arm of the government.
Myth: Habitat for Humanity gives houses away to poor people.
Myth: Habitat houses reduce a neighborhood's property values.
Myth: Only African-Americans get Habitat for Humanity homes.
Myth: Habitat for Humanity International dictates policy and practices for every local Habitat organization.
Myth: Habitat homeowners are on welfare.
Myth: You have to be a Christian to become a Habitat homeowner.
Myth: Habitat for Humanity was founded by the former U.S. President Jimmy Carter.