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Non-Construction Volunteer Opportunities

You don't have to wield a hammer to make a dent in poverty housing. Habitat for Humanity of Charlotte has lots of non-construction related volunteer opportunities as well. If you have a unique skill set not described below that you think could benefit Habitat for Humanity, please contact our Volunteer Services Manager Rachel Eldridge at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or (704) 716-7077.

Note: Click here to register for non-construction volunteer opportunities. Your email will be saved to an email list for updates about upcoming opportunities. 

Non-construction Volunteer Opportunities:

Office Assistant

volnon1officeThere are so many things to be accomplished in various departments, such as Family Services, the ReStore, Accounting, and Development, with Habitat for Humanity.  Volunteers assistance with day-to-day activities and special projects, help Habitat accomplish so much more than it could without that support.

Training Needed: Provided in the office
Time Commitment: At least 2-3 hours per week

Family Selection Committee

volnon2familyFamily Selection Committee members make home visits to Habitat applicants, and attend monthly meetings to report on those visits and accept new partner families.  They are a part of a critical first step for our new Habitat families.

Training Needed: Orientation provided by Family Services staff prior to first meetings/visits
Time Commitment: 4 hours per month for 1 year; 1 home visit & 1 Committee meeting per month

Position is currently full

Special Events Staffing

volnon4specialSpecial Events Volunteers are emailed about the wide variety of Habitat events that can use an extra hand. Past events have included a Mud Volleyball tournament, will workshops for Habitat homeowners, an annual breakfast, neighborhood book drives, and a health resource fair. 

Training Needed: Provided at the end
Time Commitment: Periodically as available

Current Opportunities: Habitat Charlotte's second annual Blue Jean Bash is happening on May 20th, 2017, and we are looking for passionate volunteers to help with the silent and live auctions! Please click here for more information.

Lawyer/Legal Services

volnon5legalHabitat for Humanity of Charlotte is in need of volunteer legal services. If you'd like to volunteer your legal services to Habitat Charlotte please contact our Volunteer Department at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.