See how we’re putting the Meritage Cares mission into action.

Meritage Cares is more than a slogan. It’s a commitment to enriching lives by providing support to those who serve and those in need.

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Giving to Veterans

Without our veterans, we wouldn’t have the freedom to build. It’s why we remain so committed to giving back.
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Giving to Families

We support a variety of causes that encourage, nurture and provide support for families.
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Giving to Children

We give to organizations that provide education, safe havens, and support for the health and well-being of children.

Why we give: The Meritage Cares Foundation mission.

As one of the nation’s leading homebuilders, and the industry’s leader in innovation, Meritage Homes Corporation is proud to deliver homes coast to coast that are located in desirable locations and that feature cutting–edge designs, quality construction , and award-winning energy-savings features—making the homes we deliver a true value to Meritage homeowners. Meritage is just as proud of the efforts, dedication, and enthusiasm displayed by our employees during the many company-sponsored philanthropic endeavors that help enrich the lives of people in the metropolitan areas in which we build.

To strengthen and manage our charitable giving efforts, Meritage has formed the Meritage Cares Foundation as a qualified 501( c)(3) and 170(c)(2) charitable foundation. Through our corporate giving and with the help of our enthusiastic employees, Meritage Cares provides support to local and national charities by donating time, talent, and resources to advance the Meritage Cares mission.

The mission of Meritage Cares is to enrich lives in the metropolitan areas Meritage does business by providing assistance to eligible charitable organizations for the support and well-being of children, families, military veterans, and other charitable causes approved by the Foundation’s selection committee.

Meritage Cares

Operation Homefront.

A strong foundation for veteran families.

Building up our veterans.

They fought for the American Dream, so we’re privileged to hand them the keys to their own. Through our partnership with Operation Homefront, we’re able to provide mortgage-free, energy-efficient, and move-in ready homes to selected veteran families.

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Where we give.

From California to the Carolinas, Meritage team members proudly support a variety of community efforts.

  • Arizona


    Valley Kids Foundation

    #Love Up Foundation

    Boys & Girls Club of Greater Scottsdale

    HonorHealth Foundation

    New Life Center


    Support Our Students

    Ben's Bells, Inc.

    Operation Homefront - Holiday Meals for Military

  • California

    Northern, CA

    McHenry House Tracy Family Shelter

    Shelter Providers of Sacramento

    North Valley Community Foundation Missing

    Southern, CA

    Big Brothers/Big Sisters of Orange County, Inc

    California Homebuilding Foundation


  • Colorado

  • Florida


    Meals on Wheels of Tampa

    The Children's Home Society of Florida

    Women's Resource Center of Tampa, Inc. 


    Boys Town Central Florida, Inc.

    Orlando Magic Youth Foundation, Inc.

    St. Jude Children's Hospital

  • Georgia


    Reflections of Trinity

    First Baptist Church of Woodstock

  • North Carolina


    Ronald McDonald House of Charlotte

    Carolina Defenders

    Kids First of the Carolinas

    Dream on 3 


    Habitat for Humanity of Durham

  • South Carolina


    Ronald McDonald House Charities, Inc.

    Harvest Hope Food Bank

    Meyer Center for Special Children

    Habitat for Humanity of Greenville County 

  • Tennessee


    Open Table of Nashville, Inc. 

    Nashville Rescue Mission

    Monroe Harding

    The Branch of Nashville

  • Texas


    Generation SERVE

    Transformations By Austin Angels

    Foster Angels of Central Texas

    HomeAid Austin

    Dallas/Ft. Worth

    Salemanship Club Youth and Family Centers, Inc.

    North Texas Food Bank

    Big Brothers/Big Sisters Lane Star


    Blessings in a Backpack, Inc.

    East Fort Bend Human Needs Ministry, Inc.

    Partners for Harris County Children Inc., dba Bear Be A Resource for CPS Kids

    Shelter Providers of Houston, Inc.

    San Antonio

     Essilor Vision Foundation

    The Academy oat Morgan's Wonderland

    The Children's Bereavement Center of South Texas

    Elf Louise Inc.

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