Volunteers are the heart and soul of Habitat for Humanity Heartland Ontario Brant-Norfolk Chapter. Join a team of over 200 volunteers who contribute over 10,000 hours each year to supporting Habitat for Humanity Heartland Ontario Brant-Norfolk Chapter! 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 Heartland Brant-Norfolk 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 Heartland Ontario Brant-Norfolk Chapter. 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 Heartland Ontario Brant-Norfolk Chapter, 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
Our 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 Heartland Ontario Brant-Norfolk Chapter 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.
If 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.
Spending 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 Heartland Brant-Norfolk 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.528
Do 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. Please click here to complete our volunteer application. Please be sure to indicate you are interested in volunteering in the ReStore.
Habitat for Humanity Heartland Ontario Brant-Norfolk Chapter 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.
To join, please click here to complete our volunteer application. Please be sure to indicate you are interested in volunteering for Events.
This 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
Our 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.
To join, please click here to complete our volunteer application. Please be sure to indicate you are interested in volunteering in the Office.
Our committee members contribute invaluable ideas, industry experience, and support to Habitat Heartland Brant-Norfolk. Our current committees include; Family Relations, ReStore Product Procurement, Fund Development and Land Acquisition.
To join, please click here to complete our volunteer application. Please be sure to indicate you are interested in volunteering on a Committee.