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
Thursday, June 16, 2016
(20 slots left)
A Brush With Kindness Program
Thursday, June 16, 12 am - Saturday, July 30, 12 am (6.3 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 early 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.

Saturday, June 25, 2016
(15 slots left)
A Brush with Kindness - Shelby Township
Saturday, June 25, 9 am - 4 pm (7 hours)

Brush with Kindness work on exteriors of owner occupied homes - includes painting, setting new steps and such.

Meet at Shelby West Clubhouse - 12277 Conservation Trial, Shelby Twp. 48315 (or by the pool) , to car pool to the site on Blue Heron Dr.

A team from TransNav will lend a hand this day.

(5 slots left)
Restore at 130 Groesbeck, Mt. Clemens
Saturday, June 25, 1:15 pm - 5:15 pm (4 hours)

Projects within the ReStore

A high school team from Cranbrook Schools will be joining the effort.

Wednesday, June 29, 2016
(1 slot left)
A Brush with Kindness - Shelby Township
Wednesday, June 29, 9 am - 4 pm (7 hours)

Brush with Kindness work on exteriors of owner occupied homes - may include painting, replacing steps, skirting repairs, landscaping and such.

Meet at Shelby West Clubhouse - 12277 Conservation Trial, Shelby Twp. 48315 (or by the pool) , to car pool to the site on Avon Ct.

A team from Tweddle Group - North America will lend a hand this day.

Thursday, July 7, 2016
(12 slots left)
21859 Tuscany, Eastpointe
Thursday, July 7, 9 am - 4 pm (7 hours)

Painting and interior work such as handrail installation, some cleaning 

 

Saturday, July 9, 2016
(12 slots left)
A Brush With Kindness - Eastpointe
Saturday, July 9, 9 am - 4 pm (7 hours)

Brush with Kindness work on exteriors of owner occupied homes - will include patio door replacement, brick step work, landscaping and such.

We will be working at 23069 Cushing in Eastpointe.

 

Wednesday, July 13, 2016
(6 slots left)
Chippewa Valley/Dakota Schools Build > 42418 Orchard
Wednesday, July 13, 9 am - 4 pm (7 hours)

Finish painting, grading and seeding in the yard as a final day to get this home ready for occupancy.

Mostly reserved for Fiat Chrysler Employees.

Site is on Orchard St., south of Joy Blvd, east of Gratiot and west of Stepnitz, on the Mt. Clemens, Clinton Twp. border.

Saturday, July 16, 2016
(8 slots left)
A Brush With Kindness Program
Saturday, July 16, 9 am - 4 pm (7 hours)

Brush with Kindness work on exteriors of owner occupied homes - will include patio door replacement, brick step work, landscaping and such.

Stay tuned for location and details on the work for the day.

Trinity Lutheran, Clinton Twp., will be providing some of the volunteers this day.

 

Wednesday, July 20, 2016
(7 slots left)
A Brush With Kindness Program
Wednesday, July 20, 9 am - 4 pm (7 hours)

Brush with Kindness work on exteriors of owner occupied homes - will include patio door replacement, brick step work, landscaping and such.

Stay tuned for location and details on the work for the day.

St. Michael Catholic Community will be providing some of the volunteers this day.

 

Saturday, July 23, 2016
(8 slots left)
A Brush With Kindness Program
Saturday, July 23, 9 am - 4 pm (7 hours)

Brush with Kindness work on exteriors of owner occupied homes - will include patio door replacement, brick step work, landscaping and such.

Stay tuned for location and details on the work for the day.

Hope Lutheran, Warren, will be providing some of the volunteers this day.