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Habitat Committees

Habitat committees

Homes cannot be built without a lot of “behind the scenes” work. We would love to have your participation in one or more of the committees we offer.

Most committees meet once a month.

our committees

development

Committee Chair - Tom Cole
This committee shall be responsible for coordinating the raising of funds needed to conduct the business of the corporation. The tasks to be coordinated by the committee shall include fundraising campaigns, grant proposal writing, special fund-raising events, and cultivation of major donors.

family selection

Committee Chair - Paula Cole
This committee shall be responsible for drafting the selection criteria and application forms, screening applications, interviewing applicants, and recommending applicants to the board of directors for approval as prospective homeowners.

faith relations

Committee Chair - Tracy Thewlis
This committee shall be responsible for educating and informing the faith community regarding the mission and purposes of the corporation, the need for better and more affordable housing in certain areas, and the steps being taken to meet this need.

ReStore

Committee Chair - Shaun Peggs
This committee shall be responsible for the direction and future planning for the operations of the ReStore in conjunction with the Executive Director and/or ReStore Manager.

construction/planning

Committee Chair - Michael Biafore
This committee shall be responsible for planning and implementing the construction projects of the corporation in conjunction with the Executive Director and Construction Manager. The tasks to be directed by this committee shall include obtaining house plans, soliciting professional help and donations of building materials, coordinating volunteers and supervising construction.

You can help a family help themselves

Families and individuals who partner with us build their own home alongside volunteers, pay an affordable mortgage and are grateful for your help.