Women Build Regulars have the opportunity to participate during all stages of construction. Your ongoing commitment will have a positive impact on the Women Build program.
Working under the supervision of Twin Cities Habitat site staff and AmeriCorps members, you will learn new skills, meet new women, and when comfortable, share your knowledge with other volunteers. Women Build Regulars make a minimum commitment of five days throughout the summer and/or fall build season, scheduling is flexible.
Arrive to site on-time and stay for the entire day (8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.)
Communicate you volunteer availability through our online sign up tool prior to your shift. Women Build Regulars have private sign up system.
Listen to and follow instructions given by Habitat staff and AmeriCorps members, including all safety guidelines and policies.
Once you are familiar with the site, assist other volunteers in locating and using supplies and tools.
After you are trained on, or understand a day's task, you may be asked to help lead small groups of other volunteers to complete it.
Ability to commit to a recurring volunteer schedule.
Interest in working alongside diverse groups of women.
No minimum construction abilities required, but an interest in homebuilding and learning new skills is preferred.
Excellent listening skills and ability to follow directions given by TCHFH staff and AmeriCorps.
Willingness to be a liaison between site staff and less experienced volunteers.
To sign up, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org or fill out the interest form on the right side of the screen.