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, text or 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 Faith and Volunteer Relations Manager,Dave Tirsell by phone at 586-263-1540 ext. 102 or by email at dtirsell@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! 

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 or guardian'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 Faith and Volunteer Relations Manager Dave Tirsell at dtirsell@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.   

                                     

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 Dave Tirsell at 586-263-1540 ext.102

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 Dave Tirsell at 586-263-1540 ext. 102.

 

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Upcoming Events
Thursday, June 16, 2016
(20 slots left)
A Brush With Kindness Program
Thursday, June 16, 12 am - Monday, August 15, 12 am (8.6 weeks)

Have a team of 5 or more that would like to volunteer with Macomb Habitat? We will have 20+ Brush with Kindness projects in July and August - exterior repairs of owner occupied homes for seniors, veterans and others. Connect with Dave Tirsell at dtirsell@macombhabitat.org for possible Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday or Saturday work days, 9 am to 4 pm or so. Locations determined a few weeks out from your date, but all deserving Macomb County residents.

Wednesday, July 27, 2016
(1 slot left)
New Construction > 42525 Stepnitz - KSPG Automotive & BAE Systems
Wednesday, July 27, 9 am - 4 pm (7 hours)

We are mobilizing a team to put the first floor decking on a new build, so that walls can be raised later. The home is at the corner of Orchard and Stepnitz, south of Joy Blvd and east of Gratiot, in Clinton Twp. 

Rough carpentry and power tools!

Knights of Columbus will be providing some of the volunteers this day.

 

Saturday, July 30, 2016
(10 slots left)
A Brush with Kindness - Shelby Township
Saturday, July 30, 9 am - 4 pm (7 hours)

Brush with Kindness work on exterior of owner occupied homes - will include porch work, painting, landscaping and such.

Meet at Shelby Forest Park Clubhouse - 13955 Bronte Dr. S., Shelby Twp. 48313, to car pool to the site on Darwin Ct.. Reach the clubhouse by going east on Petticoat Lane, off Schoenherr north of 22 Mile Rd.

Tuesday, August 2, 2016
(2 slots left)
A Brush with Kindness - Shelby Township
Tuesday, August 2, 9 am - 4 pm (7 hours)

Brush with Kindness work on exteriors of owner occupied homes - will include replacing plumbing lines and fixtures, redoing a floor section, drywall work and painting, landscaping and such.

Meet at Shelby Forest Park Clubhouse - 13955 Bronte Dr. S., Shelby Twp. 48313, to car pool/walk to the site on Dunstable Dr.. Reach the clubhouse by going east on Petticoat Lane, off Schoenherr north of 22 Mile Rd.

Flagstar Bank will be providing most of the volunteers this day.

Wednesday, August 3, 2016
Reserved
A Brush with Kindness - Shelby Township
Wednesday, August 3, 9 am - 4 pm (7 hours)

Brush with Kindness work on exteriors of owner occupied homes - will include replacing plumbing lines and fixtures, redoing a floor section, drywall work and painting, roof patching landscaping and such.

Meet at Shelby Forest Park Clubhouse - 13955 Bronte Dr. S., Shelby Twp. 48313, to car pool/walk to the site on Dunstable Dr.. Reach the clubhouse by going east on Petticoat Lane, off Schoenherr north of 22 Mile Rd.

Flagstar Bank will be providing most of the volunteers this day.

Saturday, August 6, 2016
(13 slots left)
A Brush with Kindness - Shelby Township
Saturday, August 6, 9 am - 4 pm (7 hours)

Brush with Kindness work on exterior of owner occupied homes - will include porch work, painting, storm door replacement, landscaping and such.

Meet at Shelby Forest Park Clubhouse - 13955 Bronte Dr. S., Shelby Twp. 48313, to car pool to the site on Darwin Ct.. Reach the clubhouse by going east on Petticoat Lane, off Schoenherr north of 22 Mile Rd.

 
Wednesday, August 10, 2016
Reserved
New Construction > 42525 Stepnitz - KSPG Automotive & BAE Systems
Wednesday, August 10, 9 am - 4 pm (7 hours)

Rough Carpentry - expect to be working on raising walls for a new build in Clinton Twp.

The site is east of Gratiot, south of Joy Blvd. Stepnitz connects to Joy Blvd, and the home is at the corrner of Orchard St. and Stepnitz.

Reserved for KSPG Automotive Employees

Saturday, August 13, 2016
Reserved
New Construction > 42525 Stepnitz - KSPG Automotive & BAE Systems
Saturday, August 13, 9 am - 4 pm (7 hours)

Rough Carpentry - expect to be working on walls and raising trusses for a new build in Clinton Twp.

The site is east of Gratiot, south of Joy Blvd. Stepnitz connects to Joy Blvd, and the home is at the corrner of Orchard St. and Stepnitz.

Reserved for BAE Systems Employees

Saturday, August 20, 2016
(20 slots left)
A Brush With Kindness - Roseville
Saturday, August 20, 9 am - 4 pm (7 hours)

Brush with Kindness work on exteriors of owner occupied homes - will include carpentry, porch repair, landscaping and such.

The home is at 15142 Leland in Roseville. Just west of Groesbeck and Hayes, south of the eastbound service drive to I-696 or 11 Mile.

Crestmark Bank will be providing most of the volunteers this day.

(7 slots left)
New Construction > 42525 Stepnitz - KSPG Automotive & BAE Systems
Saturday, August 20, 9 am - 4 pm (7 hours)

Continue carpentry, roofing and other installation work on a new build,

The site is east of Gratiot, south of Joy Blvd. Stepnitz connects to Joy Blvd, and the home is at the corrner of Orchard St. and Stepnitz.

The Detroit Maylaylee Association will be providing volunteers this day.

Monday, August 22, 2016
Reserved
New Construction > 42525 Stepnitz - KSPG Automotive & BAE Systems
Monday, August 22, 12 pm - 4 pm (4 hours)

Rough Carpentry - expect to be working on carpetry tasks for a new build in Clinton Twp.

The site is east of Gratiot, south of Joy Blvd. Stepnitz connects to Joy Blvd, and the home is at the corrner of Orchard St. and Stepnitz.

Reserved for DTE Energy Management Team.

Tuesday, August 23, 2016
Reserved
A Brush With Kindness Program
Tuesday, August 23, 9 am - 4 pm (7 hours)

Brush with Kindness work on exteriors of owner occupied homes - will include replacing skiriting and storm doors, landscaping and such.

Stay tuned for the location.

Stoney Creek Community Church will be providing most of the volunteers this day.

Saturday, August 27, 2016
Reserved
A Brush With Kindness Program
Saturday, August 27, 9 am - 4 pm (7 hours)

Brush with Kindness work on exteriors of owner occupied homes - will include replacing skiriting and storm doors, landscaping and such.

Stay tuned for the location.

Stoney Creek Community Church will be providing most of the volunteers this day.

Reserved
New Construction > 161 Dickenson, Romeo
Saturday, August 27, 9 am - 4 pm (7 hours)

Stay tuned for the location and project.

Stephen Schocke and his team of Thrivent Financial volunteers will be helping this day.

Wednesday, August 31, 2016
Reserved
A Brush With Kindness Program > A Brush with Kindness - Saint Clair Shores
Wednesday, August 31, 9 am - 4 pm (7 hours)

Brush with Kindness work on the exterior of an owner occupied home - will include porch epair, painting, storm door replacement, landscaping and such.

The site is at 23837 Deziel Street in Saint Clair Shoes, morth of Masonic off of Jefferson.

GM IT team will be providing most of the volunteers this day.