Volunteer with Habitat

Help build a world where everyone has a decent place to live.

With Habitat for Humanity in Chicagoland, you have the opportunity to build in your community.

Volunteers from all walks of life are Habitat’s lifeline.

There are eight affiliate locations across the Chicago region. Click here to find the affiliate closest to you and see the many volunteer opportunities described on their websites.

Volunteers drive the success of Habitat for Humanity affiliates across Chicagoland and every hand makes a difference. Volunteers build homes, serve on various Board committees, assist at the job sites, work with dedicated employees at a ReStore, fundraise through various means and donate supplies and money. Your help is critical to making affordable homeownership a reality in the Chicago region and across the world. Learn how you can join us as a volunteer by choosing from the options below.



Do something that’s personally rewarding and share a bonding experience with your co-workers.

Your community group or congregation can help Habitat work to promote housing justice. All faiths are welcome, always.

Students and their schools have historically played a major role in our mission to provide affordable housing to more families in the Chicagoland area.