Build Site volunteers and Volunteer Crew Leads
(Habitat for Humanity Wellington Dufferin Guelph, Guelph)
|Impact Statement||Building Homes, Building Community|
|Contact||Maggie Moniz, Volunteer Services Co-ordinator, Habitat for Humanity; Phone: (519) 767-9752 ext 21; Email: volunteer@Habitatwdg.ca|
|Duties||We are in need of volunteers to help complete construction of the interior of our Cityview Village site in Guelph. Specifically, skilled/experienced volunteers with a background in construction, renovations and power tool use. We are happy to teach any unskilled volunteers with a desire to help! |
We will also be looking for painters in late fall!
Groups looking to purchase a private team build day, please contact for more information.
|More Info Link||habitatwdg.ca|
|Benefits||Habitat for Humanity builds safe, decent, affordable homes to provide families a hand up to break the cycle of poverty. They do this with the assistance of volunteers, donors of goods to their ReStores, individual donors, corporate partners, and the community. The organization embraces a culture of partnership and engagement establishing meaningful long-term connections with employees and the volunteers. |
Many benefits exist while volunteering at the Cityview Village build site including: relationship building, working for an organization with a significant environmental impact (ReStore diverts thousands of pounds of waste from the dump), directly impacting the work of Habitat for Humanity Wellington Dufferin Guelph, new/improved construction skills, usable volunteer hours for various community service requirements, letters of recommendation, etc.
|Ages||16 year(s) and up|
|Suitable For||Anyone ; Adults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Highschool students ; Post-secondary students ; Groups|
|Areas of Interest||Building & Construction ; Event Coordination & Support|
|Skills/Experience||No experience required, only the desire to build homes for families in the community.|
|Commitment Length||One Time / Special Event - Volunteers with a regular commitment are encouraged but one-day build volunteers are welcome as well! ; Short Term (Up to 4 months) ; Medium Term (4 months to 1 year)|
|Interaction Level||Solitary ; One-on-one ; Small Group|
|Dates and Times||Monday: Morning, Afternoon (8:30 am - 3:30 pm) |
Tuesday: Morning, Afternoon (8:30 am - 3:30 pm)
Wednesday: Morning, Afternoon (8:30 am - 3:30 pm)
Thursday: Morning, Afternoon (8:30 am - 3:30 pm)
Friday: Morning, Afternoon (8:30 am - 3:30 pm)
Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more information on shifts and availability.
|Location||11 Cityview Dr, Guelph|
|Number of Positions||Guelph: 10 individual(s) |
10 individual(s) needed in total.
|Training||Training on the job ; Volunteers are asked to complete a quiz and a waiver form before working on site.|
|Transportation||Near public transit|
|Application Deadline||31 Dec 2018|
|Police Check||Not Required|
|Additional Requirements||CSA Approved steel-toed shoes are required; a limited number of sizes are available on site to borrow.|
|Social Media|| Facebook: www.facebook.com/HabitatWDG|
|Start Date||On or after 06 Nov 2018|
|End Date||31 Dec 2018|
|Display Until||31 Dec 2018|
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|Organization Name||Habitat for Humanity Wellington Dufferin Guelph, Guelph|
|Office Phone||Administrative office 519-767-9752|
|Address & Map|
104 Dawson Rd, Suite 100B
Guelph, ON N1H 1A6
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