Volunteers are the backbone of Habitat for Humanity

Impact the lives of families in Rockford. Volunteer with Habitat.

Thank you so much for your interest in volunteering with us. Click the button below to fill out a contact form, and we will get back to you as soon as possible with more information.

MARCH 5, 2021– Please note we are currently accepting inquiries from individuals and groups about volunteering at the ReStore and on our construction sites. If you are interested in learning more about volunteer opportunities, feel free to send us a message through our contact form. We will do our best to reply with the most current information in a timely fashion.

Volunteering with Rockford Area Habitat for Humanity has a direct impact on supporting our mission. If you have community service hours to fulfill, or you simply want to make a difference, we would be honored to have you as a volunteer. You will enjoy a rewarding and valuable experience while meeting new people, networking, and learning new skills.

Different areas of opportunity include:

  • Volunteering at the ReStore (a building supply reuse and surplus center)
    • Assisting with various ReStore tasks
    • Serving as a truck driver for donation pick-ups.
    • Serving as a cashier
  • Serving as a professional service volunteer. Including, but not limited to…
    • Electricians, plumbers, roofers, drywallers, painters, landscapers, carpenters, truck drivers
    • Board members, committee members, legal counsel, accountants, marketing and PR)
  • Serving as a construction volunteer. Construction or handyman experience is helpful, but not required.

Current Situation for Volunteering

Due to COVID-19, our volunteering opportunities look a little different than normal. We are accepting new ReStore volunteers at this time, so if that interests you, follow the steps below to sign up to learn what types of opportunities there are.

We are now scheduling unskilled volunteer groups on our construction sites. If you are an existing RAHFH volunteer who began volunteering with us prior to the pandemic, please continue to sign up for shifts as you have been.

If you know that you would be interested in volunteering with us now that our construction sites are open, please Contact Us. We will redirect you to our Volunteer Coordinator, Greta Sanders, and she will let you know what volunteer opportunities are available.

If you have any questions or concerns, please Contact Us and we will redirect you to Greta Sanders, our Volunteer Coordinator.

Thank you for choosing to volunteer with us.