Volunteer

Volunteer with Habitat for Humanity Brant     20th-Build-Web-Banner

Volunteers are the heart and soul of Habitat for Humanity Brant. Join a team of over 200 volunteers who contribute over 10,000 hours each year to supporting Habitat for Humanity Brant!  If 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.We appreciate you considering volunteering with Habitat Brant to help build homes and build hope in our community. If you are interested please apply online today and sign up for a shift and please check back regularly for more opportunities to help grow our organization. Thanks and we look forward to working with you.

There Are So Many Ways to Volunteer

Giving back to your community is easy with Habitat for Humanity Brant. There are so many rewarding opportunities that will fit your schedule, interests, and skill level, including:

Build Site Volunteer ReStore Volunteer Office Volunteer & Internships
Crew Leaders Salvage Crew Committee Volunteer
Group Volunteering Event Volunteer Global Village

If you are interested in more information about volunteering with Habitat for Humanity Brant, we hold Information Sessions regularly. At these sessions, we’ll provide a brief history of Habitat for Humanity, plus let you know how, when, and where you can get involved. Sign up online to reserve a spot.

BUILD SITE VOLUNTEER

Build-Site-VolunteerOur homes are built almost entirely by volunteers, both skilled and unskilled. Whether you are a contractor or have never picked up a hammer in your life, we can use your help.
Habitat for Humanity Brant builds throughout the year in Brant County. All the equipment and safety gear you need for the day is provided and no previous experience is necessary. Orientations take place at the start of each shift. Sign up online today.

 

CREW LEADERS

Crew-LeadersIf you have a combination of construction experience, team leadership skills and regular availability, you may be interested in becoming a Crew Leader.
Crew Leaders are an integral part of the Habitat mission. We look for high potential volunteers who would be able to motivate, teach and lead a group of (potentially) inexperienced volunteers in a construction task for the day.
Please click here to complete our volunteer application and be sure to indicate your interest in becoming a Crew Leader.

GROUP VOLUNTEERING

Group-VolunteeringSpending a day on a Habitat build is a great way for companies, community organizations or a group of friends to help make the dream of homeownership a reality for families living in need. What better way to learn the value of team building and co-operation than by working with your co-workers and peers on a Habitat Brant build site?
Through our Adopt-A-Day program, we offer an innovative team building experience. Please contact our Volunteer Coordinator to customize a one of a kind experience for your group or 519-759-8600 ext.28

RESTORE VOLUNTEER

ReStore-VolunteerDo you like hanging out at your local hardware store? Are you interested in customer service? Or are you looking for a way to complete your student volunteer hours? Join our ReStore communities that sell new and gently-used renovation and household material. Volunteers assist with preparing merchandise for resale, receiving donations and customer service. Orientations take place regularly throughout the month. To get started, sign up online today for an orientation.

 

EVENT VOLUNTEER

Event-VolunteerHabitat for Humanity Brant holds and participates in many events throughout the year. The time commitment, location, and type of volunteer opportunity vary from one event to another. Volunteers lend a hand in many ways such as set up, registration, and representing Habitat to the public. Orientation material is provided prior to the event at our head office or over the phone. You can view and sign up for upcoming event volunteer opportunities online.

 

SALVAGE CREW

Salvage-CrewThis is a hands on deconstruction team that goes in to various neighbourhoods in Brant County to remove kitchens, from donors homes for resale in our ReStore. Always interesting and never in the same place. Time and location requirements vary.
If you have some construction knowledge or are willing to learn—this could be for you! To join, please click here to complete our volunteer application. Please be sure to indicate you are interested in volunteering on our Salvage Crew.

 

 

OFFICE VOLUNTEER & INTERNSHIPS

Office-and-InternshipsOur office has exciting opportunities for recent graduates, students, retirees, and working professionals in our Marketing, Construction, ReStore, Fund Development, Family Services, and Volunteer Services departments.
All positions are posted on our Current Opportunities page. A resume and a brief interview is required for most positions to assess suitability.

 

 

COMMITTEE VOLUNTEERS

Committee-VolunteersOur committee members contribute invaluable ideas, industry experience, and support to Habitat Brant. Our current committees include; Family Relations, ReStore Product Procurement, Fund Development and Land Acquisition.
All positions are posted on our Current Opportunities page. A resume and a brief interview are required for most positions to assess suitability.

 

 

Please click here to start your application process now!