Learn about the many Habitat for Humanity of Greater Volusia County volunteer opportunities.

Make a Difference: Try an Alternative Spring Break this year

Habitat International recently wrote about a new concept: the alternative spring break. Students wishing to make a difference can take part in activities that will better their community, capsule or even travel nationally or abroad for projects.

Volunteering can be an extremely rewarding way of donating your time and efforts to help others. If you or someone you know is looking to help out a charity in the Daytona Beach area, approved there are plenty of volunteer opportunities. Many are local and others are national, but they are all legitimate and worthwhile. Take a look.  Read more

Halifax Habitat for Humanity Foundations Class

Habitat Classes Give Homeowners A Strong Foundation

Habitat for Humanity has been building and remodeling homes for families in need since 1976. There are 1, 500 affiliates in the United States and more than 70 national organizations around the world. To date, Habitat for Humanity has helped more than 1 million families — representing 5 million people who now have a safe place to live. Read more

What is it like to volunteer for Halifax Habitat for Humanity?

What is it like to volunteer for Halifax Habitat for Humanity?

Just ask Community Relations and Volunteer Coordinator Andy Thompson. Andy’s first connection with Halifax Habitat for Humanity was as a volunteer. Like many others, mind he felt that volunteering would provide him with new skills and connections in the community.

The results did not disappoint. He enjoyed the experience so much, sale he joined the team.

As the coordinator for volunteer activities for Halifax Habitat for Humanity – the Daytona area’s Habitat affiliate – Andy’s primary goal is to find a good fit for volunteers and create a great experience. From the time a new volunteer group arrives until the time they leave, he’s on point to help in any way he can. Read more

Halifax Habitat Home Owner

Volunteer’s persistence pays off with a place to call home