Volunteers are the heart and backbone of Habitat.

Time and time again, our community has demonstrated its generosity through countless hours of volunteering. Through this collective effort, families have been able to move into their very own homes – THANK YOU VOLUNTEERS!

 

 

 

Here are a few ways you can get involved:

 

 


Put together a build day team

 


Attend our annual Hard Hats & Heels fundraiser

 


Help by donating auction items

 

 


Area business owners:
Donate your company’s volunteer hours or company dollars to Habitat

 

 

 

Yes, I’m ready to roll up my sleeves and VOLUNTEER!

Habitat Volunteers needed.

 Any/all skill levels, races and religions are welcomed.
Visit our volunteer site for current opportunities.

 

Or Contact us for more info: volunteer@habitatfdl.org

– VOLUNTEER DETAILS –

 

Safety Training for Habitat Volunteer

Job Site Safety Video

Age Restrictions

We have the following age restrictions for volunteers under the age of 18:

​​Ages 16 & 17 (Minors under 16 yr. are not allowed on Habitat Build Sites)

  • Must be supervised on a 3 youths: 1 adult ratio
  • Must submit a release and waiver of liability for a minor signed by a parent/legal guardian prior to performing any volunteer activity
  • Can assist with general construction/carpentry

Waivers & Expectations

  • New volunteers must complete all sections of the Volunteer Information Form and Release/Waiver before completing volunteer work for Habitat for Humanity.
    Download the Build Waiver here!
    Download the Habitat Waiver here!
  • Volunteers must contact the Habitat Office or visit our Volunteer Site to sign-up for a volunteer opportunity. Only those individuals who have signed up for an opportunity will be able to participate.
  • If an individual is unable to make the day that he/she has signed up for, he/she should contact the Habitat Office as soon as possible.
  • Volunteers should dress appropriately for the task. Individuals volunteering on the build site should expect to be working outside and should expect to get dirty. No open-toed shoes, short shorts, tank tops are allowed on the build site. Volunteers not dressed properly may be asked to leave and return with appropriate clothing.
  • Volunteers should arrive on time for their scheduled build day or volunteer opportunity.
  • Volunteers with any special needs should contact the Habitat Office.
  • Safety is of the upmost importance on the Build Site. Volunteers should follow the directions of the Site Leader, Construction Coordinator or supervisor at all times.
  • Individuals must not be under the influence of alcohol or any illicit drugs while participating in volunteer opportunities.
  • Individuals under the age of 18 should consult the Age Restrictions Guidelines regarding applicable volunteer opportunities.
  • Individuals failing to follow the Volunteer Policy may be asked to no longer volunteer with Habitat for Humanity of Fond du Lac County.
  • In order to provide the best volunteer experience possible, Habitat for Humanity of Fond du Lac County reserves the right to amend or update this policy as needed.