Volunteer with Hartford Area Habitat for Humanity

Volunteers are the heart and soul of Habitat for Humanity. Join the 4,000 volunteers who contribute over 30,000 hours each year to support Hartford Area Habitat for Humanity! Whether you’re an individual, corporate team, community group, a small group of friends, with skilled experience or not, there are many different ways for you to volunteer.

Become a Habitat Ambassador

  • There are many rewarding volunteer opportunities at our affiliate. We welcome you to join our Habitat Family in one or more of the following ways:  Crew Leaders, Financial Freedom Center, Site Host and Speakers Bureau

  • Our next information session will be on June 6th at noon.  Contact volunteer@hartfordhabitat.org for details

Register on the Hub

  • It’s never been easier to book a volunteer shift with Hartford Area Habitat for Humanity. We’ve upgraded to a  more efficient system called the Volunteer Hub
  • If you have any questions about our new system, contact our Volunteer Manager at volunteer@hartfordhabitat.org.

Partner Builds 

  • Partner build days are for individual, faith and civic groups.  We can host up to 12 volunteers per site which makes this a great team fundraiser!

  • We have several construction sites throughout Greater Hartford. Equipment is provided and no previous experience is necessary.

  • Contact rose@hartfordhabitat.org  or at (860) 541-2208 x 2205 to get involved!

Corporate & Business Builds

  • Spending a day on a Habitat build is a great way for companies and businesses to help make the dream of homeownership a reality for families living in need. What better way to learn the value of team building, co-operation, and leadership than by working with your co-workers on a Habitat build site? Through our Corporate Builds program, we offer an innovative team building experience.
  • Contact Christina@hartfordhabitat.org or at (860) 541-2208 x 2206 for more information.

Mentor a Prospective Homeowner

  • Hartford Area Habitat for Humanity provides a partner to each of our families.  This partner walks the prospective homeowner through the Habitat program.  It is a rewarding opportunity to support a new family as they aim for homeownership.
  • Contact tracy@hartfordhabitat.org or (860) 541-2208 x 2215

ReStore Volunteer

  • Do you like hanging out at your local hardware store? Well join our ReStore team!  Volunteers assist with preparing merchandise for resale, receiving donations, and customer service.
  • To get started, call Ann at 860-519-0828 or ann@hartfordhabitat.org

Playhouse Build

  • Our Playhouse Build Program is a unique building opportunity for teams to work together to decorate children's playhouses, which are then donated to community groups serving children in Hartford County. 
  • Email info@hartfordhabitat.org for details

Youth Engagement

  • Hartford Habitat will host our Youth Engagement Conference in April 2019.  
  • Become an advocate with Habitat for Humanity.  Build awareness in your community through events that will educate, engage and empower.  To get started, call Ryan at 860-541-2208 ext. 2201.

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