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Welcome to “Catch the Building Spirit”

Catholics and Presbyterians building Habitat homes

together in the greater Dayton, OH area


  • Catch the Building Spirit (CtBS) purpose is to assist low-income persons to obtain safe, affordable and quality housing.
  • CtBS is a partnership of Catholic and Presbyterian churches.
  • CtBS works in cooperation with Habitat for Humanity of Greater Dayton to fund and build a house for a partnering family each year.
  • CtBS is a 501 ( c) (3) Non-profit Corporation formed in Ohio in 1996

This Year’s House Build a Great Success Thanks to You

Click Here for Pictures of the 2017 House Dedication

Special Events This 25th Year!


Pictures of Building the Wall Panels

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  Many helped build wall panels on Saturday, May 13

at Westminster Presbyterian Church or Alter High School


Make a Donation for a Wall Panel

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Donate and get your name or group name on the Wall of Fame