Purpose: To provide support, tracking (sweat equity), and education for future deserving homeowner families.
Responsibilities and Duties:
Assist families throughout the entire process of becoming homeowners (answering questions, helping with planning and budgeting, recording sweat-equity hours, identifying other community resources, follow-up explanations of training workshop materials, providing home maintenance tips, etc.).
Good listener and relationship builder, sensitive to issues that may result from living with a limited income, confidentiality, willingness to learn sweat equity guidelines. willing to participate in construction workdays on occasion.
For the length of assigned family partnership. From approval to home ownership can be up to two years. Partners usually meet once a month maybe more often toward the end of the program.
Monthly team meetings at Habitat Restore, meet with family regularly with location to be determined.
Training includes review of habitat’s history and mission, affiliate policies and procedures, purposes of family support, one on one training with current mentor.
Seeking to put God's love into action, Habitat for Humanity brings people together to build homes, communities, and hope.
HfHNI is part of a global, nonprofit housing organization operated on Christian principles that seeks to put God's love into action by building homes, communities, and hope. As a Christian ministry our primary outreach is to eliminate substandard housing locally and worldwide through constructing, rehabilitating and preserving homes; by advocating for fair and just housing policies; and by providing training and access to resources to help families improve their shelter conditions.