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Habitat for Humanity of Greater Lowell

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Habitat for Humanity of Greater Lowell is building duplex home on Nesmith Street in Lowell. We are looking for individuals or corporate teams who would like to help build these homes and make a difference in the life of two local families.

Opportunities for volunteers are also available to work on shorter term projects on our second Habitat build site which performs Critical Repairs to the homes of seniors, veterans and qualifying families.

Volunteers may self register at www.lowellhabitat.org, click on VolunteerUP, Login and register. When the calendar displays, choose the day(s) you wish to volunteer. Open days are listed as "Volunteer", other dates may be closed to corporate teams. Additional days will be added so be sure to check back for new opportunities.

Additional questions? Please contact us at lgarvey@lowellhabitat.org

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About Habitat for Humanity of Greater Lowell

Location:

68 TADMUCK ROAD UNIT 1, 124 Main Street, Westford, MA 01886, US

Mission Statement

Habitat for Humanity of Greater Lowell (HFHGL), is a non-profit 501(c)3 whose mission is to provide decent affordable housing to families who would otherwise be forced by circumstances to live in substandard housing. HFHGL works in partnership with corporations, individual volunteers, local community groups and faith based organizations to develop communities for people in need by building and renovating simple, decent, energy efficient affordable homes. HFHGL has been servicing 15 communities in the Greater Lowell area since 1991. HFHGL has built or rehabilitated 40 homes for families in our local community as well as 61 homes globally and completed 28 Critical Repair for a local veterans and elderly. Habitat believes in providing a hand up not a hand out to end the cycle of poverty housing. Towns supported by HFHGL are Bedford, Billerica, Burlington, Carlisle, Chelmsford, Concord, Dracut, Dunstable, Lowell, Reading, Tewksbury, Tyngsboro, Wakefield, Westford, and Wilmington.

Description

Through volunteer labor and donations of money and materials, HFHGL builds and rehabilitates simple, decent houses with the help of the homeowner (partner) families. Habitat houses are sold to partner families at no profit, financed with affordable, no-interest mortgage. Partner families are also required to help build their home. They must commit to building up to 450 hours. The homeowners' monthly mortgage payments are used to build more houses.

WHEN

Mon Aug 26, 2019 - Fri Dec 20, 2019
08:00 AM - 03:00 PM  

WHERE

281 Nesmith StreetLowell, MA 01854

(42.6485,-71.336)
 

SKILLS

  • Construction
  • Home Repair
  • Renovation

GOOD FOR

  • Teens
  • People 55+
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be at least 18
  • 8am-3pm

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