Macomb County Habitat for Humanity

Welcome to Macomb County Habitat Volunteer Hub!

Macomb County Habitat for Humanity works throughout the year; primarily on Tuesday, Wednesday,Thursday and Saturday each week.  

We update the Volunteer Hub often with construction activities, so please check back with us regularly. We work RAIN or SHINE, and cancel only for lightning or severe weather. Unforeseen circumstances may warrant a change; ie permits, weather conditions, etc., so please refer to the Volunteer Hub the day before your build date to confirm location and status.  If cancelled, we will notify all registered volunteers by phone and email, and indicate on the Volunteer Hub that the event is cancelled for that day. Any questions please call us at 586.263.1540.

To schedule your group for a Business/Corporate team build day(s) or Faith Groups:
Please contact Volunteer Relations Manager,Terri Benson by phone at 586-263-1540 ext. 103 or by email at tbenson@macombhabitat.org

ALL Court-ordered community service volunteers MUST apply through the Restore. 
Applications are available at the Restore and must be filled out in person before starting your service.  Hours will not be approved for any Court-ordered volunteer that does not have the appropriate Restore paperwork prior to serving. Habitat for Humanity reserves the right to refuse any volunteer for any reason.

New Volunteer? Sign in to register! Please note that all NEW users Must watch the safety video (below) and take the short course attached to it. For insurance purposes, we cannot allow any new volunteers to work on build site without this training.

Then scroll down to view and sign up for events. 
Click on the event to view map, directing you to the worksite location.  
Unforeseen circumstances may warrant a change; ie permits, weather conditions, etc., so please refer to the Volunteer Hub the day before your build date to confirm location. 

Please dress appropriately and wear closed toe work shoes; it's a Habitat safety policy and MIOSHA compliance requirement as well. Children under the age of 16 are not permitted on construction worksites.  Those 16 and 17 years of age are permitted to work with restrictions on the worksites if accompanied by an adult 18 years or older and have their parent’s signature on the waiver form.  Call the Volunteer Dept at 586-263-1540 if you have any questions.

Returning Volunteer?
Scroll down to view and register for events.  Click on the event tab and scroll down to the worksite location. 

 Need to cancel your volunteer day? 

  • Sign in with your username and password. 
  • Scroll down to Your Upcoming Events. 
  • Locate the event you need to cancel and click the Cancel button. 
  • Follow the prompts to cancel your event. 

 

Forget your username and password?  Email Volunteer Relations Manager Terri Benson at tbenson@macombhabitat.org   Please include your first and last name and what you would like your new password to be. You will receive a confirmation email when your password is changed.   

         Habitat requires each new volunteer to watch the construction safety video prior to volunteering at the worksite Click the link here to watch www.hfhvolunteerinsurance.com. On home page click on Volunteer Tab, click on Begin Now, click on Take Training Course Now, enter access code- W8NAEBTG-submit, and go to Volunteering on Habitat for Humanity Jobsite. Volunteers need to complete “Volunteering on a Habitat for Humanity Job Site”, which covers general safety and what to expect on the sites. After watching the video,you must take the quiz.Your safety is our 1st Concern.                             

Macomb County Habitat for Humanity takes your privacy seriously. We do not share any personal information and will only use it as a way to contact you directly.

!Help Wanted-Help-Wanted-Help-Wanted!

Site Leaders- Requires some experience and knowledge in framing, residential remodeling (some mechanical), and basic home improvement skills. While some experience is needed, we will train. Responsibilities include working with and leading volunteer groups on build sites, assigning tasks for the day, monitoring and managing volunteers in the safe practice in the use of tools, climbing, lifting, etc. For more information please contact Terri Benson at 586-263-1540 ext.103

Site Hosts- No experience necessary. Responsibilities include greeting and signing in volunteers on our build sites, introduce homeowners(if present), help with set up and clean up if lunch is provided,help to maintain organization on build site, assist house leader. For more information please contact Terri Benson at 586-263-1540 ext. 103.

 

Returning user? Sign in to review or cancel your registered events.
Upcoming Events
Tuesday, September 8, 2015
Reserved
Tuesday, September 8, 9 am - 5 pm (8 hours)

Building walls

Reserved- GM Dimensional

Partner Families

Wednesday, September 9, 2015
Reserved
Wednesday, September 9, 9 am - 5 pm (8 hours)

Building walls

Reserved- GM GI Team

Partner Families

Friday, September 11, 2015
Reserved
Friday, September 11, 9 am - 5 pm (8 hours)

Building walls

Reserved- Ford

Partner Families

Saturday, September 12, 2015
Reserved
Saturday, September 12, 9 am - 5 pm (8 hours)

Painting, trim work, finish work

Reserved- United Methodist Church

Partner Families

 

Sunday, September 13, 2015
Reserved
42434 Orchard, Clinton Twp (2014)
Sunday, September 13, 12 pm - 5 pm (5 hours)

Spreading topsoil, planting grass, maintenance of community garden

Reserved-ELCA

Tuesday, September 15, 2015
Reserved
Tuesday, September 15, 9 am - 5 pm (8 hours)

Throwing trusses, sheeting walls

Reserved- GM Interior Service Department and GM PPO

Partner Families

Reserved
Restore at 130 Groesbeck, Mt. Clemens
Tuesday, September 15, 9 am - 5 pm (8 hours)

Painting, building display racks, organizing, etc.

Reserved- GM Paint AVD Group

Wednesday, September 16, 2015
(9 slots left)
Wednesday, September 16, 9 am - 5 pm (8 hours)

Priming and tile work

Reserved- Tweddle Groups- North America

Partner Families

Reserved
Restore at 130 Groesbeck, Mt. Clemens
Wednesday, September 16, 9 am - 5 pm (8 hours)

Painting, building display racks, organizing, etc.

Reserved- GM Service Operations & After Sales

Thursday, September 17, 2015
Reserved
Thursday, September 17, 9 am - 5 pm (8 hours)

Painting, trim work, finish work

Reserved- GM Side Closures

Partner Families

 

(24 slots left)
Restore at 130 Groesbeck, Mt. Clemens
Thursday, September 17, 9 am - 5 pm (8 hours)

Painting, building display racks, organizing, etc.

Reserved- GM Service Operations & After Sales

Saturday, September 19, 2015
Reserved
Saturday, September 19, 9 am - 5 pm (8 hours)

Siding & Roofing

Reserved- GM GI Team

Partner Families

Tuesday, September 22, 2015
Reserved
7720 Coolidge, Centerline 2013
Tuesday, September 22, 9 am - 5 pm (8 hours)

Stain windows, painting, trimwork

Reserved- Ethicon

Partner families

Wednesday, September 23, 2015
Reserved
Wednesday, September 23, 9 am - 5 pm (8 hours)

Siding, exterior work

Reserved- GM IT

Partner Families

Thursday, September 24, 2015
Reserved
Thursday, September 24, 9 am - 5 pm (8 hours)

Reserved- Mercedes Benz Financial Services

Partner Families