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Staff a Table at Local Events

Staff a Table at Local Events Volunteers are needed 3-4 times per year to help staff a table with Habitat information on and to talk with interested individuals.  Tables are usually set up at Volunteer Fairs (at colleges, businesses, or the Public Library), at churches, or at Home Shows.  The brochures and display materials will […]

Ride your bike in the Habitat 500

About The Habitat 500 is a bicycle ride (not a race) and fundraiser that covers 500 miles over the course of 7 days (an average of 71 miles per day).  Each rider raises funds from family, friends, businesses, and church groups and designates the Habitat for Humanity affiliates they wish to support (both locally and […]

Family Services – Family Selection Committee

Central Minnesota Habitat for Humanity is seeking community members to be on the Family Selection Committee. Family Selection Committee Members are responsible for reviewing applications using our three objective selection criteria: need, ability to pay and willingness to partner. As part of the application review, members may conduct a home visit to an applicant to obtain further […]

Meal Preparation/Baking

Central Minnesota Habitat for Humanity needs volunteers to donate baked cookies or goodies and deliver them to the office at various times throughout the year for wall raisings, dedications, and other special events.  Volunteers are also needed to bake cookies as way to appreciate volunteers on construction sites. Responsibilities When called or e-mailed by the volunteer manager, Meal […]

Office Cleaning

General Summary: Volunteers are needed to do cleaning at the Habitat for Humanity office. Duties: A complete checklist of cleaning tasks is provided for the volunteer.  Tasks include vacuuming, cleaning a small kitchenette, cleaning two bathrooms, dusting, sweeping, mopping, taking out trash and recycling, etc. Time Commitment: Cleaning in the office needs to be done […]

Office – Database Organization

Central Minnesota Habitat for Humanity uses volunteers to enter donor and volunteer information into our database, Raiser’s Edge. Expectations Data entry organization volunteers will work with confidential and sensitive information so professional discretion is expected. Volunteer Impact Data entry organization volunteers help save our staff time and keep Central Minnesota Habitat for Humanity’s office operating efficiently. This also allows […]

Office – Front Desk

Central Minnesota Habitat for Humanity uses volunteers to sit at our front desk to answer the phone and greet incoming visitors. Responsibilities Answering the phone and directing calls. Greeting incoming visitors and notifying staff. Giving resource information to persons interested in volunteering or homeownership, or in need of housing that we are unable to provide. Optional […]

Lawn Mowing or Snow Shoveling

Central Minnesota Habitat for Humanity needs volunteers to mow lawns or shovel snow on properties that Habitat owns.  The types and locations of properties vary.  Some are foreclosed homes that Habitat has acquired and has not yet done construction on.  Some properties are empty lots waiting for construction.  Other types include Habitat’s office and ReStore.  […]

Site Hosting/Greeting

Central Minnesota Habitat for Humanity uses volunteer labor to build homes with low-income families. A Construction Site Host is responsible for registration and greeting of Construction Volunteers daily during the 16-week build at one location. Skills Must share the mission of Central Minnesota Habitat for Humanity and have a wonderful attitude! They should also be prompt, willing to […]

Construction – Site Supervisor

Central Minnesota Habitat for Humanity uses volunteer labor to build homes with low-income families. The Site Supervisor is someone who is skilled in construction and leads a small group of volunteers at the construction site.  It is the responsibility of the Site Supervisor to teach the volunteers the skills needed to do the tasks for the […]