To serve contact Olivia Turner, , 214.523.2165.
Contact Joe B. Fortson at , 214.523.2297.
Location: 1729 McBroom Street (view directions here)
Join us March through May to help build on House #107. No experience is necessary as we continue our commitment to Habitat for Humanity to build 20 houses in Dallas over the next five years.
Saturday, March 25: Stand and secure all walls
Saturday, April1: Load and secure trusses
Thursday, April 6: Finish framing, blue board, cut windows
Saturday, April 8: Install windows, fascia, support columns
Saturday, April 15: Recess for Easter break
Saturday, April 22: Begin siding, exterior trim
Saturday, April 29: Continue siding, trim
Saturday, May 6: Finish siding, prep for paint. Begin paint
Saturday, May 13: Painting and final trim
Saturday, May 20: Install landscaping. Hold dedication service
Lunch, water and snacks are provided.
8:00 am - Arrive, check-in
12:00 pm - Lunch (provided for morning workers)
12:30 pm - Work resumes
3:30 pm - Site clean-up, work concludes
Habitat works in most all weather conditions to fulfill its mission. On the scheduled work day go to www.dallasareahabitat.org/weather/ and click the weather button.
What to wear/bring:
- season appropriate work clothing / gear (we work rain or shine)
- closed-toe shoes
- head covering
- work gloves
- hammer and nail belt, if you have them
Build Site Age Limitations:
- Under 16: Not allowed on the build site until the dedication day
- 16 and 17: Allowed to pick up a hammer and build but not operate power tools or get on the roof; must have one adult over 21 per five youth of this age; parent must sign release form.
- 18+: No restrictions