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Habitat for Humanity Willamette West

Visit the organization web site: www.habitatwest.org

What We Do

There are many ways to get involved with Willamette West Habitat for Humanity.

Construction:

Build homes with other volunteers and new homeowners Tuesday, Wednesday or Saturday from 8:15am to 4pm. Sign up online at http://www.habitatwest.org/volunteer-schedule. Want to bring a group out? Contact our Volunteer Coordinator, Danielle Baker, at daniellebaker@habitatwest.org or 503-844-7606 ext. 111. No experience is necessary!

Don’t think you want to build? There are other ways to help out. Join one of our committees!

Committees:

Homeowner Selection:

  • Help with the selection of our future homeowners through a yearly application meeting.

Homeowner Partnering:

  • Serve as a mentor to one of our new families. Check in with a family from time to time and serve as a liaison between a family and Habitat staff.

Faith Relations:

  • Help with fundraising events at churches and act as a liaison between faith-based groups and Habitat.

Community Outreach:

  • Help the Volunteer Coordinator reach out to new businesses, schools, faith organizations, and groups in the community to raise awareness, recruit volunteers, and fundraise.

Ambassadors:

  • Help with community events such as employee giving fairs, employee volunteer recruitment fairs, church alternated giving fairs, service club speaking engagements, community events, fairs and festivals, trade shows

  • Could be weekday, evening or weekends, based on your availability

Board of Directors:

  • Help with the growth of the affiliate, help make major decisions for the affiliate

** Time commitment for committees varies

Opportunities for service with us

There are many ways to get involved with Willamette West Habitat for Humanity.

Construction:

Build homes with other volunteers and new homeowners Tuesday, Wednesday or Saturday from 8:15am to 4pm. Sign up online at http://www.habitatwest.org/volunteer-schedule. Want to bring a group out? Contact our Volunteer Coordinator, Danielle Baker, at daniellebaker@habitatwest.org or 503-844-7606 ext. 111. No experience is necessary!

Don’t think you want to build? There are other ways to help out. Join one of our committees!

Committees:

Homeowner Selection:

  • Help with the selection of our future homeowners through a yearly application meeting.

Homeowner Partnering:

  • Serve as a mentor to one of our new families. Check in with a family from time to time and serve as a liaison between a family and Habitat staff.

Faith Relations:

  • Help with fundraising events at churches and act as a liaison between faith-based groups and Habitat.

Community Outreach:

  • Help the Volunteer Coordinator reach out to new businesses, schools, faith organizations, and groups in the community to raise awareness, recruit volunteers, and fundraise.

Ambassadors:

  • Help with community events such as employee giving fairs, employee volunteer recruitment fairs, church alternated giving fairs, service club speaking engagements, community events, fairs and festivals, trade shows

  • Could be weekday, evening or weekends, based on your availability

Board of Directors:

  • Help with the growth of the affiliate, help make major decisions for the affiliate

** Time commitment for committees varies

Preferred way to contact:
Call,Email
Contact
Danielle Baker
503-844-7606 ext. 102
daniellebaker@habitatwest.org
5293 NE Elam Young Parkway
Hillsboro, Oregon 97124 Directions
Bus Service
To our offices: Hawthorne Farm Max Blue Line, 48 To our construction site: #76 and #77