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Volunteer Opportunities

Every year, Habitat for Humanity Sarasota relies on more than 800 volunteers to support our mission. Beyond home construction, generous volunteers assist in our administrative office and lend their unique passion and skills to our board and committees. Volunteers help keep the homes affordable for qualified homebuyers. It is our goal to help you find the volunteer assignment that best suits your skills, interests, and schedule. Register to volunteer below.

HOME CONSTRUCTION VOLUNTEER

Volunteer on the construction of a new home or help with a home renovation. A half-day commitment (7:30 AM – 12:00 PM) is required and we build on Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday each week. Weekday volunteers are our greatest need. Must be at least 16 years old to volunteer on a build site.

ADMINISTRATIVE VOLUNTEER

Ambassador Program: Spread the word about Habitat's mission by making presentations to the public or attending recruitment opportunities.
Budget Mentor: Assist one or more future Habitat homeowners with financial planning. Previous financial experience preferred.
Family Advocate: Volunteers are coupled with a future Habitat homeowner to be a liaison between the family and Habitat staff.
Office Support: Work in Habitat’s administrative office to assist with filing, answering phones, data entry, and special projects. Computer experience preferred.
Volunteer Program: Support the volunteer services department with recruitment, retention, recognition and support for our many volunteers.

COMMITTEE VOLUNTEER

Fundraising Events: Assist with event logistics, planning, and coordination; as well as day-of activities.
Homeowner Support: Mentor homeowner candidates through the program.

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I’m over the age of 16, how do I get started?
1) CLICK HERE to register as a volunteer and a new page will open and take you to our VolunteerHub site
2) Click "sign in" on the top right corner
3) If you don't already have an account, click "create an account"

 

 

For additional details:

Volunteer Services
1757 N. East Avenue
Sarasota, FL 34234
Telephone: (941) 809-0289
FAX: (941) 363-7775
E-mail: volunteer@habitatsrq.org