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Home Repair Volunteer

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ORGANIZATION: Habitat for Humanity Portland Region

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Habitat for Humanity

We are recruiting new volunteers for our home repair team! Habitat for Humanity will partner with homeowners to alleviate critical health and safety issues and complete needed home improvement projects. As a volunteer in home repair, you may assist in projects such as roofing, building ramps, flooring, etc. No experience is needed! We will teach you everything you need to know on-site.

Requirements to be a regular construction volunteer:

  • Must commit to 3-4 volunteer shifts per month
    • Shifts are available Monday-Thursday (locations vary across the Portland region)
    • 7:30am-3pm (No half-day shifts available at this time)
  • 6 month commitment minimum
  • Complete a background check and new volunteer orientation
  • Must be fully vaccinated for COVID-19

If you are interested or would like more information, please email volunteer@habitatportlandregion.org.

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About Habitat for Humanity Portland Region

Location:

1478 NE Killingsworth St, Portland, OR 97211, US

Mission Statement

No matter who we are or where we come from we all deserve to have a decent life. We deserve to know we have the power to take care of ourselves and build our own futures. At Habitat for Humanity Portland Region, this is what unites us. Through shelter, we empower. Our shared vision is a world where everyone has a decent place to live. Our mission of working with the community to build simple, decent, affordable homes has helped over 350 local families the strength, stability, and independence they need to build a better future.

Description

Habitat for Humanity Portland Region serves Multnomah County, east Washington County, and northern Clackamas County and has the ability to reach out to families one step away from homelessness. Habitat sells homes to hardworking people in need of decent, affordable housing. We are an independent affiliate of Habitat for Humanity International, a non-denominational Christian housing ministry and global home-building movement. We welcome people from all walks of life to partner with our program to serve families in need with generosity, humility, and love.

CAUSE AREAS

Community
Homeless & Housing
Immigrants & Refugees
Community, Homeless & Housing, Immigrants & Refugees

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

Multiple locations Portland, OR 97211

(45.57674,-122.63867)
 

SKILLS

  • Construction
  • Home Repair
  • Multi-Tasking
  • People Skills
  • Relationship Building
  • Carpentry

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • Must commit to the entire day shift (about one shift per week for 6 months)
  • Must be fully vaccinated for COVID-19

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