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Volunteer Opportunities

How to become a Habitat volunteer

Habitat for Humanity of Denton County is a volunteer-driven organization. We welcome people from all walks of life to join us in our mission to end substandard housing throughout Denton County. We have a variety of volunteer opportunities, with onsite construction work being the most popular form.

We welcome the following:

  • Individual Volunteers for Builds or assisting at the ReStore facility
  • Group Volunteers for Builds
  • Intern Volunteers at the Habitat office

Getting Started

ATTENTION - To become an approved volunteer, complete the application/waiver forms and send it to our office. You can mail it to: Habitat for Humanity of Denton County, P. O. Box 425, Denton, TX 76202-0425, email it to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or fax to 940-293-1804.

Your contact information will be reviewed, added to our volunteer list and we will call you whenever there is a volunteer opportunity available for your interest(s) or experience(s).

VolunteerForms

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An Adobe Acrobat file minor wavier form 07.20.13 199.88 KB
An Adobe Acrobat file newvolunteerform 924.03 KB

Age Restrictions

NO ONE UNDER 14 IS ALLOWED ON THE BUILD WORKSITE DURING CONSTRUCTION!

  1. Ages 14 and 15 can do cleaning, landscaping, and painting only. This age group is allowed to serve food/refreshments to the volunteers (away from the build area) and clean up at the designated spots.
  2. Age 16, with parent/guardian present, can participate in construction but CANNOT run power tools, work above 8’ or do demolition or excavation work.
  3. Age 17, with a waiver signed by a parent/guardian, can participate in construction but CANNOT run power tools, work above 8’ or do demolition or trench work.
  4. Age 18 or older can do any of the construction jobs, after signing a volunteer waiver form.

YOU MUST WATCH THESE VIDEOS BEFORE ENTERING THE CONSTRUCTION SITE!