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STORE HOURS: M-F 10am-6pm SAT 9am-5pm

Volunteer

Thank you for choosing to volunteer at the Habitat for Humanity ReStore! The ReStore could not operate without the generous time and talent given by volunteers! ReStore shifts are available as follows:

* Monday – Friday: 10:00am – 2:00pm, 2:00pm – 6:00pm and 4:00pm – 6:00pm

* Saturdays: 9:00am – 1:00pm and 1:00pm – 5:00pm

All volunteers are required to pass a background check, read our volunteering policy, complete a volunteer orientation (videos found online) and lastly, complete the proper paperwork (paperwork is completed on Volunteer Hub, our online shift scheduling system). There are many different opportunities; check out the options below to see where you fit best!

Please note: select the SENIOR CREW button if you are looking for general volunteer opportunities and do not fit into the other volunteer categories!

Individuals & Senior Crew

Though many of our Senior Crew are retirees, the term itself is defined as any volunteer that gives at least
SC Volsone shift a week (or more!) to the ReStore. Opportunities include donation intake, customer service, donation ambassador, cashier and more (please note: some opportunities require special approval and training)! We welcome individual volunteers

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If you’re an individual ready to volunteer, or want to commit and join our Senior Crew, CLICK HERE

Students

11043124_884412858289098_4409497290945935785_n Anyone over the age of 15 can volunteer at the ReStore (some restrictions apply)! We welcome high school and college students as volunteers and have student friendly volunteer shifts, like 4-6pm and Saturdays!

If you’re ready to give back while adding valuable service to your college applications and/or resumes, CLICK HERE

Groups

groupIf you want to teach the value of service to your family, or are looking for an opportunity for your business, we’ve got you covered! The ReStore welcomes groups for in store volunteering, as well as neighborhood canvassing! This is a great opportunity for team team building! Any group from churches to service groups, youth groups to co-workers looking to make a difference, are welcome! For more information, CLICK HERE 

Court Ordered Community Service

The ReStore has a great history of offering volunteer shifts to those that need to fulfill court ordered volunteer hours. Court ordered volunteers must comply with the following: Ameriorps

* You may not volunteer if: 

o You are registered with the Wisconsin or National Sex Offender Registry 

o Your offense(s) involved theft or weapons 

o Your offense(s) caused bodily harm 

o Your court ordered requirements restrict your computer usage or contact with minors or other members of the public. Other factors impacting your eligibility to volunteer at the Habitat for Humanity ReStore include (1) frequency of and time elapsed since other offenses; or (2) any other factor that Habitat for Humanity deems relevant to your eligibility as a volunteer at the ReStore. All applications will be reviewed by ReStore management. Applicants will be contact regarding their eligibility to volunteer at the Habitat for Humanity ReStore. 

* Must complete a minimum of 20 hours for service to count as valid 

* Must pass a background check, read and comply with volunteer guidelines and complete an online orientation prior to signing up for shifts. 

** By clicking CONTINUE, you acknowledge that your court ordered volunteer hours do not violate the above statements.

All hours will be void if this policy is not strictly adhered to. 

To continue as a court ordered volunteer, CLICK HERE

AmeriCorps

AmeriCorps is a national service program supported by the U.S. federal government, foundations, corporations, and other donors engaging adults in public service work with a goal of “helping others and meeting critical needs in the community.”AmeriCorps 3

Members commit to full-time or part-time positions offered by a network of nonprofit community organizations and public agency, to fulfill assignments in the fields of education, public safety, health care, and environmental protection. The program is often seen as a domestic Peace Corps. It employs more than 75,000 Americans in intensive service each year.

AMERICORPS NATIONAL POSITIONS

AmeriCorps1Construction Crew Leader – Positions Available beginning Fall 2017
Ensure positive volunteer engagement on our home buyer work sites with this exciting position! Serve with Fox Cities Habitat for Humanity for 10.5 months and receive a living stipend, health benefits, education award at the completion of service and MORE! Contact Vaya Kiel at VayaK@FoxCitiesHabitat.org for more information.

 

 

AMERICORPS VISTA POSITIONS

Continual Improvement Specialist – AmeriCorps VISTAAmeriCorps 2
The goal of this position is to help us develop a continuous improvement program that will eliminate wasted time, reduce errors and mistakes, and improve the quality of the services offered in the community. Learn More!

ReStore Volunteer Development – AmeriCorps VISTA
The goal of this position is to develop a strong volunteer base and related training programs in order to run a second retail outlet in our service area. Learn More!

To learn more about AmeriCorps positions or for assistance in the application process, contact Vaya Kiel, AmeriCorps Host Site Manager at VayaK@FoxCitiesHabitat.org.