Why support Centre County Housing and Land Trust?

As a community land trust and a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, CCHLT relies on the generosity and support of our community.  Your financial support will assist with ongoing land acquisition, construction financing, house rehabilitation, and operating capital, as well as provide opportunities for new projects and programs in Centre County. Please consider supporting diverse communities of long-term affordable homeownership in Centre County through the opportunities listed below.

Individual Donations

CCHLT depends on your generosity to fund our programs. Your tax-deductible, financial gift can help construct permanently affordable homes, provide homebuyer counseling to help people achieve their dream of purchasing their own home, and create a diverse, vibrant community through affordable housing. Your support can make a difference in our community and change lives.



Corporate Sponsors

Centre County Housing and Land Trust is proud to partner and collaborate with other organizations, corporations, and foundations to promote affordable housing in Centre County. Thank you to our current partners! To learn more about corporate sponsor opportunities, click here.

Planned Giving

Planning ahead, you can also support CCHLT by giving real estate, leaving a request to CCHLT in your will, or giving securities. Contact Missy Schoonover, our Executive Director, ( to learn more about the tax benefits of these types of donations.

In-Kind Donations

These donations are gifts of goods or services rather than a financial contribution.  Check out our current wish list of in-kind donations.

*Only donations for which no goods or services are received are tax deductible.

Centre County Housing and Land Trust is registered with the PA Bureau of Charitable Organizations.  A copy of the official registration and financial information may be obtained from the PA Dept. of State by calling 1-800-732-0999.  Registration does not imply endorsement.