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volunteer update: activity limited

As a precaution in response to Coronavirus (COVID-19), construction activity is limited to monthly group and recurring individuals (weekly/monthly regulars). We hope to welcome new construction volunteers in January 2021.

We are accepting new volunteers at our ReStores; please visit CLTregionReStore.org to apply.  If you have any questions, please email volunteer@habitatCLTregion.org.

Ways to Help from Home

take charge

Habitat Charlotte Region also has opportunities for the next generation of affordable housing advocates. Whether you’re part of a youth group, school group, Habitat campus chapter or a young professional looking to make a difference, Habitat Charlotte Region has a way for you to get involved.

age restriction

Please note that volunteers on Habitat construction sites and in the Charlotte Region ReStores must be at least 16-years-old.

16-and-up

Habitat Young Professionals (Ages 21-39)

An affinity organization of Habitat Charlotte Region with a focus on networking, fundraising and volunteerism. 

HYP Charlotte

Internships (High School & College)

Internships are often available year-round for construction and non-construction opportunities.

For internship questions, please email Rachel Eldridge at reldridge@habitatCLTregion.org.

Internship Openings

AmeriCorps (18+)

Serve an 11-month service term with Habitat Charlotte Region. An educational award is granted at end of term. There are construction and non-construction opportunities (varies by year).

About AmeriCorps

Campus Chapters (High School & College)

Student-initiated and student-led, partner with Habitat Charlotte Region in key areas of construction, advocacy, fundraising and education

Questions? Email Youth & Young Adult Engagement Coordinator Crista Ray at cray@habitatCLTregion.org.

Start a campus chapter

15-and-under

book drives

Julia’s Café & Books helps raise thousands of dollars for Habitat Charlotte Region by selling gently-used, donated books. Organize a book drive in your neighborhood, school or church, and help build a Habitat home without ever lifting a hammer!

If you’d like to organize a book drive, please email books@juliascafe.org.

welcome home crew

Individuals and small groups can be part of home dedications and events for our homeowners throughout the year. Volunteer roles include, but are not limited to: event set up, greeting guests, clean up and more. You may even choose to put together a nice welcome basket for the family or donate refreshments for event guests.

Please contact Family Services Manager Mary English-Tri at menglish@habitatCLTregion.org for further details.

fuel a crew

Habitat Charlotte Region provides lunch to our core volunteer groups or regular crews. Individuals or groups can provide a simple lunch or snacks for crews of 10-15 volunteers to be delivered by one of our staff members.

Please contact Construction Volunteer Coordinator Courtney DuBulis at cdubulis@habitatCLTregion.org to get involved.

more questions?

Email Youth & Young Adult Engagement Coordinator Crista Ray at cray@habitatCLTregion.org.