CARPENTERS FOR CHRIST

Carpenters for Christ, a ministry of HPUMC since 1995, has made the largest commitment to Habitat for Humanity of any single congregation in the world. We work to lift families out of poverty by helping to provide decent and affordable housing.

HPUMC Carpenters for Christ Dallas House #127

Check back soon for details about our #127 build this Fall! Please join us in fun, fellowship, and enjoying wonderful food while volunteering to build with Carpenters for Christ.

Thank you for your interest in volunteering with Dallas Habitat for Humanity. All volunteers must be registered in our Volunteer Portal before volunteering. Please note, background checks are NO LONGER REQUIRED for volunteers.

Habitat for Humanity Age Restrictions:

  • Under 16 years of age: not allowed on-site during any phase of construction.

  • 16 to 17 years old: allowed to participate with one adult (over 21) per five youth; not allowed to operate power tools or get on the roof.

  • 18+: allowed to participate in all construction activities.

DETAILS FOR YOUR BUILD DAY

What to wear: Comfortable clothing which you don’t mind getting dirty.
Tennis shoes or other sturdy close-toed shoes. NO sandals, flip-flops, Crocs, or Toms.
In muddy/rainy conditions bring an extra pair of shoes and a plastic bag is suggested.

What to bring: If you have gloves or tools, bring them along. NO POWER TOOLS PLEASE. Dallas Habitat requires that all volunteers on site wear hard hats. (We will provide enough hard hats for all volunteers.) Dallas Habitat for Humanity has first-aid kits located on the build site but volunteers are responsible for bringing personal items (For example: Epipen).

Weather: In case of inclement weather, you will receive an email notification and a text message if the build is canceled. The Wall Shop will not close due to rain but will close due to unsafe roads such as ice.
Please ensure you are opted in to receive text messages. We only text about changes to your volunteer event. We do not solicit.

Go to the weather button at the bottom of this page after 6 am on the day of your shift to see if the build is canceled.

Please cancel your registration if you or anyone in your household develops COVID-19 symptoms or is exposed to someone who may have COVID-19, in the 10 days prior to your volunteer shift.

See you on the build site!