Americorps

americorps

Durham Habitat is currently recruiting AmeriCorps members for the 2020-2021 service year!

To apply, email our volunteer team a resume and cover letter!


Our 2019-20 AmeriCorps Members

Mike Bien (New Construction)

Dan Doyle (New Construction)

Brandon Tucker (New Construction)

Annie Whitcomb (Repairs) 

 

Build

We build homes for families and work closely with them throughout the process! From laying the first bricks to the snacks homeowners bring on site to the final nail, Durham AmeriCorps are there for it all! 

 

Lead

Learn about all aspects of construction and how to lead teams of volunteers. AmeriCorps are an essential part of how Habitat is able to build affordable housing for all!

Teach

Our VISTA members work with youth in the community to build engagement, awareness, and construction skills to foster the next generation of volunteers and advocates

Community

Our AmeriCorps work along side our building team every day and for lasting friendships with homeowners, staff, volunteers, and other AmeriCorps members. They get many opportunities build community through events, social gatherings, team lunches, and trips.

What is AmeriCorps?

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."

Pearlie