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    There are many ways to lend a hand at Habitat! Read a bit about our current opportunities below, select the ones you are interested in learning more about and submit the form on this page. Once we receive the form, our Volunteer Coordinator will work with you to find the perfect role that fits with your schedule and interests!

    Ongoing Positions

    Home Repair

    We preserve homeownership by helping low-income homeowners repair and maintain their homes through our A Brush With Kindness program.

    Spring/Summer Schedule: Tue-Fri | 8:30am-4:00pm
    Fall/Winter Schedule: Mon-Fri | 9:00am-4:30pm

    • One Day At A Time: Sign up for individual opportunities as they fit into your schedule. View our One-Day home repair opportunities.
    • Regular Crew: We’re recruiting A Brush With Kindness regulars! Volunteer a couple days a month (or more) with the same core group of volunteers. Fill out the Express Interest form below to get started.

    Homebuilding

    We're best known for our Homeownership program where volunteers build and rehab simple, quality homes in partnership with low-income families and the community. No construction experience necessary. 

    Spring/Summer schedule: Mon - Fri | 9am - 3pm
    Fall/Winter Schedule: Tues - Sat | 9am - 3pm

    • One Day At A Time: Sign up for individual opportunities as they fit into your schedule. View our current One-Day opportunities.
    • Regular Crew: Volunteer a couple days a month (or more) with the same core group of volunteers.
    • House Month: Volunteer on-site at least three days a week for at least three weeks.
    • Women Build offers a unique approach toward achieving Habitat’s mission of eliminating poverty housing in the Twin Cities. At a Women Build construction site, not only do women provide the volunteer labor, from framing to landscaping, and the financial support, but each project is managed start to finish by an experienced woman site supervisor from the Twin Cities Habitat staff.

    Age Well at Home

    UPDATE: We are suspending volunteer work with our Age Well at Home program due to COVID-19. Please view other opportunities at this time.

    We are working with low income senior families to help them achieve independent living in their homes. You can help with our Chore Services program as a part of the Age Well at Home program!

    Flexible dates and times from mid-October through mid-November

    • Volunteer Leader: Be the leader in a crew of Chore Service volunteers. 1-2 service days per year.
    CHORE SERVICES LEADER ROLE

    Homeowner Development

    UPDATE: Our office is currently closed with staff are working virtually. We are unable to offer this volunteer position at this time.

    Program Information Center Volunteer 

    These volunteers will support staff in providing accurate and timely information about our programs and services by answering questions and directing phone calls. We need volunteers who are outgoing, customer-service focused, and willing to make a long-term commitment to this position. This is an office-based role, with the opportunity for volunteers to get to know office staff, serve Habitat families directly, and gain a deeper understanding of how our programs and services help us to work toward our mission of eliminating poverty housing in the Twin Cities.

    ReStore

    The Twin Cities Habitat ReStore is a home improvement outlet where quality new and like-new building and repair materials are sold at discounted prices. Unlike our construction opportunities, ReStore shifts are 3-4 hours long.

    Tuesday-Friday: 10am-2pm or 2pm-6pm
    Saturday: 10am-1pm or 1pm-4pm

    • One Day At A Time: Sign up for individual opportunities as they fit into your schedule.
    • Sales Floor Regular: Keep the store stocked, looking good, and accessible for shoppers. Commit to volunteer at least once per week.
    • Regular Cashier: Provide customer service and help customers during checkout. Commit to volunteer at least once per week.
    • Donations Pick-Up Regular: Help us get more stock by riding along with and assisting the ReStore truck driver. Commit to volunteer at least one full day per week.

    We currently operate two Twin Cities ReStore locations: 510 County Road D, New Brighton; and 2700 Minnehaha Avenue, Minneapolis

    Events & Support

    Throughout the year, Twin Cities Habitat works to engage volunteers and donors in a variety of events. 

    Our office is currently closed with staff are working virtually. There will also be no in-person dedications or outreach events for foreseeable future.

    We're also suspending our cookie baker opportunities for the foreseeable future.

    Youth Engagement

    Habitat Youth Leaders are middle and high school aged youth that have a deep connection to Habitat and are interested in learning valuable leadership skills. Habitat Youth Leaders will volunteer with Habitat, fundraise on behalf of Habitat and educate family, friends and classmates about Habitat’s work in the Twin Cities.

    Express Interest In Volunteer Opportunities