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
Thursday, July 30, 2015
(12 slots left)
7720 Coolidge, Centerline 2013
Thursday, July 30, 9 am - 5 pm (8.00 hours)

Painting,staining windows, hanging kitchen cabinets

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Saturday, August 1, 2015
Reserved
7720 Coolidge, Centerline 2013
Saturday, August 1, 9 am - 5 pm (8.00 hours)

Stain windows, painting, trimwork, cleaning

Reserved- Bethel Lutheran, SCS and Lake Shore Church, SCS

Tuesday, August 4, 2015
Reserved
Tuesday, August 4, 9 am - 5 pm (8.00 hours)

Painting, demo of old brick bbq, trim work, yard work

Reserved- GM Structural

Wednesday, August 5, 2015
Reserved
Wednesday, August 5, 9 am - 5 pm (8.00 hours)

siding, landscaping

Reserved- St Blase Knights of Columbus and Women Build

Thursday, August 6, 2015
Reserved
Thursday, August 6, 9 am - 5 pm (8.00 hours)

Trim, Painting, Hanging Doors and touch ups. We hope to be wrapping this house up!

Reserved - Talmer Bank

 

Saturday, August 8, 2015
Reserved
New Construction
Saturday, August 8, 9 am - 5 pm (8.00 hours)

We will be clearing this lot, preparing for ground breaking

Reserved- Hope lutheran Church

Tuesday, August 11, 2015
Reserved
Tuesday, August 11, 9 am - 5 pm (8.00 hours)

siding, exterior work

Reserved- WOW Cable

Wednesday, August 12, 2015
Reserved
Wednesday, August 12, 9 am - 5 pm (8.00 hours)

siding, exterior work

Reserved- WOW Cable

Thursday, August 13, 2015
Reserved
Thursday, August 13, 9 am - 5 pm (8.00 hours)

siding, exterior work

Reserved- WOW Cable and Encore Capitol

Saturday, August 15, 2015
Reserved
Saturday, August 15, 9 am - 5 pm (8.00 hours)

Clearing and cleaning of property to prepare for building

Reserved- Trinity Lutheran Church