Home Repairs Program Expansion - AmeriCorps VISTA Project with HFH Door County

Position starts July 8. Applications due by June 14.

Volunteers with Habitat for Humanity Door County work on forms for the foundation.

Volunteers with Habitat for Humanity Door County work on forms for the foundation.

VISTA Project Goal

This VISTA will expand HFH Door County’s repair program to serve more families and establish the organization as an official Veterans Build affiliate.

Project Objectives

RECRUIT VOLUNTEERS – Develop and implement a plan to recruit, train, and retain 10 new volunteers for home repair and veterans build projects.

IMPLEMENT VETERANS BUILD PROTOCOL – Follow Habitat International’s guide to establish HFH Door County as an official Veterans Build affiliate.

INCREASE SUSTAINABILITY THROUGH FUNDRAISING – Research public and private funding opportunities and develop programs and marketing materials for corporate partners – corporate build days, repair sponsors, etc.

Apply today! Start July 8. VISTA positions are filled on a rolling basis.

 
Whitefish Dunes State Park is just a short drive north of Sturgeon Bay.

Whitefish Dunes State Park is just a short drive north of Sturgeon Bay.

About HFH Door County

With headquarters in Sturgeon Bay, Wisconsin, the affiliate serves the communities of Door County, known as “Wisconsin’s thumb.” A major vacation destination, Door County has beautiful sandy beaches, quaint small towns, three state parks, orchards, vineyards and a thriving art scene. Door County Habitat for Humanity has dedicated over 25 years to making “a world where everyone has a decent place to live,” with 41 homes built and 42 home repairs completed.

Benefits

In addition to the standard VISTA benefits, HFH Door County has also sourced some free housing options for their VISTA member.