Construction volunteers work alongside our homebuyers and help families achieve strength, stability, and independence through shelter.
Frequently Asked Questions
Do I need experience? No experience is necessary to join us on the building site.
When can I get started on the building site? We are currently working on constructing home #24 at the Redwood Development. We will be building Wednesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays — weather permitting. You can sign up for opportunities online at https://volunteer.grantspasshabitat.org. We
What days and times do you build? We typically build Wednesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays — weather permitting. Build days usually start around 9:00 am and finish around 1:00 pm.
What should I wear to the building site? Wear comfortable clothes that can get dirty and sturdy, closed-toed shoes.
Do I need my own tools? No, tools and safety equipment will be provided by Grants Pass Area Habitat for Humanity.
Is there an age requirement? Volunteers must be 16 years old or older. Volunteers under the age of 18 must bring a waiver signed by a legal guardian with them to the construction site on their scheduled build day. Minor volunteers may not operate power tools or work at heights above six feet. There is no upper age limit for volunteers.
What is a core volunteer? Core volunteers commit to joining us one day a week while building and are the backbone of our construction volunteers.