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.

 

Returning user? Sign in to review or cancel your registered events.
Upcoming Events
Saturday, April 30, 2016
(28 slots left)
Restore at 130 Groesbeck, Mt. Clemens
Saturday, April 30, 8 am - 1:30 pm (5.5 hours)

Projects within the ReStore

Join the Comcast Cares Day team - organizing, painting and other projects. The more volunteers we have, the more funding we will receive from Comcast!

A team from St. John Macomb will be joining the effort.

NOTE - The Lets Move Festival of races will be taking place Saturday morning in Mt. Clemens, so plan your route to the ReStore on Groesbeck, not Gratiot.

 

(13 slots left)
Restore at 23211 Van Dyke, Warren
Saturday, April 30, 8:30 am - 1 pm (4.5 hours)

Painting, projects in the store, orgainizing household goods.

Join the Comcast Cares Team - the more volunteers we have, the more funding we will receive! 

Note the earlier start time!

Monday, May 2, 2016
(unlimited slots)
Fundraisers > Restaurants
Monday, May 2, 11 am - 10 pm (11 hours)

Plan to be hungry on Monday, May 2nd? Then dine at Filippa's anytime from 11 am to 10 pm, and 15% of your purchases will come to Macomb Habitat.

“One of the things the New Filippa’s Tap & Barrel is most proud of is having the opportunity to give back to our community.

On May 2nd we are proudly donating 15% of every check to Macomb Co. Habitat to support their work partnering with hardworking families seeking to improve their housing situation. Funds raised give them a solid foundation for the future with skills and education for long term homeownership. What will You build?

All you have to do is mention that you’re here to support Macomb Habitat when you dine with us and your work is done”

Filippa's is at 45125 Mound Rd., Utica, MI 48317, just north of M-59 on Mound.

Invite a friend or family members to join you, or just come to the party on your own!

Saturday, May 7, 2016
(3 slots left)
Chippewa Valley/Dakota Schools Build > 42418 Orchard
Saturday, May 7, 9 am - 5 pm (8 hours)

Painting, grading and landscaping work for this new build, preparing for a Habitat family to purchase and move in.

A team from National Honor Society at Henry Ford II High School in Sterling Heights will volunteer on this day.

Tuesday, May 10, 2016
(5 slots left)
Chippewa Valley/Dakota Schools Build > 42418 Orchard
Tuesday, May 10, 9 am - 2 pm (5 hours)

Ourdoor projects including grading and seeding, garden preparation (on Howard St.), mowing and other efforts in our Habitat neighborhood. Meet at 42418 Orchard to get started.

A team from Fifth Thurd Bank will be lending a hand on this day.

Saturday, May 21, 2016
(5 slots left)
A Brush With Kindness Program
Saturday, May 21, 9 am - 4 pm (7 hours)

Location TBD. Stay tuned for details.

A team from Alliance Health will lend a hand on this day.

Wednesday, June 15, 2016
Reserved
Wednesday, June 15, 9 am - 4 pm (7 hours)

A volunteer team from Magnetti Morelli will be helping with a project, location TBD, on this day.