Are you looking to volunteer and get involved in the community? At Habitat for Humanity® of Forsyth County in Winston-Salem, NC, you can do just that! This non-profit organization has been up and running for over 30 years, working to outfit those in need with affordable community-built housing. Since 1985, this volunteer organization has built new homes for over 350 local families and provided essential home repairs for over 80 more.
Seeing their mission as providing “a hand up, not a hand out,” Habitat for Humanity of Forsyth County is committed to helping hardworking families enjoy the stability and long-term investment benefits of homeownership without having to qualify for a traditional mortgage. To be eligible, you must meet income, credit, and rental history requirements. You must also volunteer in the construction of your own home or homes for other families. After construction is finished, your affordable mortgage payment goes back toward helping more local families.
There a number of ways to get involved in this non-profit organization. College students and high school students are invited to join affinity groups to serve as volunteers and fundraising advocates. Coordinate and sponsor themed builds to create essential networking and teambuilding opportunities for your business and church organization. Individuals and groups are always welcome to offer their time to this organization. If you don’t have the time to dedicate to building a home, Habitat for Humanity of Forsyth County is always accepting donations, allowing you to play an integral part in supporting this non-profit organization.
Become a part of something greater than yourself by volunteering with Habitat for Humanity of Forsyth County. Call (336) 765-8854 or visit them online to find out more information.