Durham Habitat is currently recruiting AmeriCorps members for the 2018-2019 service year!

Available Positions:

To apply, email Laine or call (919) 682-0516, ext. 121.

AmeriCorps provides an opportunity for individuals to serve full-time with Habitat for Humanity to help meet the housing needs of communities and families in Durham.

Habitat for Humanity of Durham partners with the Corporation for National and Community Service to place AmeriCorps members with construction and office opportunities. AmeriCorps members serve in a variety of roles to help us operate more efficiently and effectively and serve more families.

AmeriCorps members serve for approximately one year and receive a modest living allowance, healthcare, and an educational award at the completion of their service. Contact Laine at (919) 682-0516, ext. 121 with questions.

Our 2017-18 Americorps Members

Ace Lane (New Construction)

Anthony Mickens (New Construction)

Jerry Phelps (New Construction)

Lauren Harper (New Construction)

Ross Slaughter (New Construction)

Russell Snyder (Repairs)

Samantha Reeves (Repairs)

Julia Van Patter (VISTA, ReStore and Youth)

Habitat Success Stories

Pearlie's home was so damaged that neighbors thought it was abandoned. Habitat partnered with the City of Durham to replace Pearlie's roof, a damaged wall, and exterior siding. Pearlie said, "It lifts my spirits. Habitat volunteers are beautiful people."