Habitat for Humanity

Habitat Charlotte transforms lives by partnering with families and our communities to create and preserve affordable home ownership solutions.  Volunteers can help build homes for people who have invested 175 hours of “sweat equity” in building other’s houses. 

Opportunities to Serve 

  • Workdays:  St. Gabriel Church serves the second Saturdays of the odd months.  All skill levels welcome.  Must be 16 years old.   No experience needed.   
  • Lunch Team:  Prepares and serves lunches to volunteers on workdays.  Contact Lynn Holmes at mlynholmes@gmail.com  or 704-650-9004 to sign up or for details.

Upcoming 2018 Workdays 

May 12, July 14, September 8, November 10 

Questions?  Contact Ministry Leader Danny Kelly at dkelly@kellymcardle.com   

Sign Up for Our Next Workday 

Saturday, July 14, 7:30 - 2:00 pm
Location:  105 Crestway Circle  Charlotte, 28216

Volunteers will do second day framing - walls and trusses.  Must be 16 years or older to volunteer.  GE REQUIREMENT: 16+. 16 & 17 year olds cannot use power tools, work at heights 6 feet and above, or do any work in the crawl space.

Registration Instructions

Please sign up in BOTH places below:

1.  Add your name to our st. Gabriel Sign Up Genius list  here.  

2.  Register on Habitat for Humanity's site, which includes a liability release.   Use group ID 400 and sign up here.  Find detailed instructions below.

3.  Volunteers ages 16 and 17 must print and sign waiver with parent.  For ages 18+, the online registration process allows the required release of liability to be read & electronically signed. 

Online Registration Instructions



7/14/2018 7:30 AM - 2:00 PM


105 Crestway Circle, Charlotte, NC 28216


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Volunteers will continue constructing walls and begin preparing for roof trusses. 
AGE REQUIREMENT: 16 & older. 16 & 17 year old volunteers cannot use power tools, work at heights 6 feet & above, do any work in the crawl space.




No one under 16 is permitted on the work site. However, certain tasks (namely roof work) require volunteers to  be 18 or older. If you are unsure about this shift’s age requirement, please refer back to the shift listing or contact HFHC Volunteer Services.


If a volunteer registers him/herself for the shift via HFHC’s online registration system, he/she does not need to fill out a hardcopy of the Standard Release of Liability Form (it will have been read and electronically signed). However, If a HFHC staff member or a group leader registered on his/her behalf, please have the volunteer fill out a hardcopy  waiver beforehand or upon arrival to site. ALL volunteers should sign the sign-in sheet to confirm attendance.

16 & 17 YEAR OLD VOLUNTEERS: In addition to the aforementioned waiver, which is read & electronically signed during the online registration system, all 16 & 17 year olds must print the Release of Liability for Minors Form and have it completed by a parent/legal guardian. The form should be brought the day of the shift.


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Helpful Volunteer Information Link (including inclement weather instructions)

Lunch is not provided by HFHC unless otherwise advised by HFHC staff. Drinking water and all necessary tools & safety equipment will be provided by HFHC. Closed-toed footwear (work boots or athletic sneakers only) is required. We recommend bringing your own work gloves, if available.

The HFHC staff makes every effort to keep build schedules on track. However, due to occasional inclement weather and necessary adjustments to house schedules, your group’s task is subject to change. We will confirm as the shift date approaches


For more information on Habitat for Humanity, please visit  www.habitatcharlotte.org.


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