PO Box 226
Delhi, NY 13753
Join one of our committees!
Habitat Committee Members are a vital part of our organization, working directly with affiliate staff and volunteers to help further our mission of building simple, decent, affordable housing. As a committee member, you attend meetings on an as-needed basis, interact with like-minded individuals and see real change happening as a result of your contributions!
Fundraising & Public Relations
Family Selection & Support
Construction & Site Selection
Seeks out potential sites, evaluating them based on pricing, quality of land, necessity for infrastructure, and location.
Coordinates the activities of the professional tradesmen, crew leaders and volunteers at the building sites. Maintains the building schedule and monitor volunteer actions to ensure safety and health policies are followed. Compiles the building details and specifications for the home. Establishes relationships with building suppliers, material representatives and construction companies.
Evaluates and verifies applications from prospective home applicants, visits homes and recommends families for approval by the Board of Directors. Provides family support partners for the home-owners.Members of this committee inform, educate, support and communicate with partner families and homeowners on a regular basis. Members counsel partner families on basic issues such as choosing home insurance and handling property taxes. They also provide budgeting or financial counsel, home ownership and maintenance, and direction and ideas for completion of sweat equity requirements.
Responsible for communicating Habitat's ministry and mission to the community in Delaware County and at-large, and for planning and executing activities to raise substantial funds for the purchase of property, necessary infrastructure and supplies to build homes. Oversees researching, writing and pursuing grants from appropriate resources. Writes and distributes press releases to local media, and arranges opportunities for Habitat to share information during local festivals and events.
Habitat for Humanity of Delaware County is always looking for new members to join our board. Our meetings are open to the public and all are welcome! They are held on the 3rd
Tuesday of each month at the United Ministry Church in Delhi at 6 PM. For more information contact us.
Volunteer with Habitat for Humanity of Delaware County NY
We are always looking for volunteers to assist us with home builds and repairs. Submit your information below to be added to our list and we'll contact you with upcoming projects. Thanks!!
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