Volunteer

Interested in serving the Kaua'i community as an AmeriCorps Service Member? Kaua'i Habitat is happy to announce we have been awarded four AmeriCorps National Construction Crew Leader positions for the 2021-2022 service term. Applicants will need to apply through the HFHI/AmeriCorps website at https://www.habitat.org/about/careers/americorps/construction-crew-leader-2021-22-6691br. Resumes and cover letters, as well as questions may also be sent to Chelsea Crapser at...

We’d like to take a moment to offer a special thanks to Chris and Joan Davies, long-time Habitat volunteers, world travelers, and all around great folks who spent their winter volunteering at our construction site. They contributed a total of 230 volunteer hours and in addition to building homes, they also built a strong rapport with our staff and homeowners....

AmeriCorps service members are an amazing group of people. They dedicate 10 1/2 months of their lives addressing critical community needs through volunteerism. Here at Kaua'i Habitat for Humanity we are fortunate enough to have three of these amazing individuals addressing the affordable housing crisis on Kaua'i. They spend their days working side-by-side with local families as they build their...

Students from Waimea High School spent time volunteering with Kaua'i Habitat for Humanity as part of their senior project this year. Each student in Shelby Erdmann's English Language Arts class is tasked with completing a culminating project in the second semester of their senior year. The experience is designed to encourage them to investigate a topic of their choosing based...

Martin Luther King Day is observed each year on the third Monday in January. As the only federal holiday designated as a national day of service, it has become known as "a day on, not a day off" and encourages all Americans to volunteer to improve their communities. AmeriCorps has been charged with leading this effort for the past quarter...

What is a core volunteer? A core volunteer is a volunteer that is so dependable and reliable that you can put them on the schedule as if they were staff. As we begin the new year, we felt it important that we recognize a couple of these amazing people. Alan Momohara and Guy Ambrose were the first volunteers to...

Unfortunately, it’s that time again…….when we have to say “goodbye” to another AmeriCorps service member. Lauren Sarg joined us as a second term AmeriCorps service member back in February 2020 after serving her first term at Habitat East Bay/Silicone Valley. Lauren was a patient and gracious team member from the start. AmeriCorps members commit to spending 10 1/2 months addressing critical...

Here at Kaua'i Habitat we have been so fortunate to be able to continue building homes and hope by utilizing COVID-19 safety precautions. These precautions have enabled our constructions site as well as our ReStore to remain going strong, and have allowed us to welcome back resident volunteers in a limited capacity. "We've had some wonderful folks come out over the...