Build-Site Volunteers


Habitat for Humanity


Every year volunteers contribute over 2,500 hours of time, either individually or as part of a group, to help Habitat for Humanity of Greater New Haven accomplish its goal of eliminating poverty housing in the New Haven area.

Volunteers participate in a large range of activities on behalf of HfHGNH, including volunteering on our construction sites or in the office, serving on one of our committees or working on special events.

Must be at least 16 years old. We need 6 volunteers per site per day!

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Mission Statement

Habitat for Humanity of Greater New Haven’s mission is to eliminate poverty and substandard housing by building decent, affordable houses for working low-income families, which in turn contributes to the revitalization of New Haven neighborhoods. Habitat accomplishes its mission by partnering with individuals, religious and civic organizations, local businesses and corporations, and charitable foundations that support us financially and by volunteering.

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Number of volunteers
Background screening required?
Level of Exposure
Level III
New Haven (on site)