Downtown Coalition

The Downtown Build includes churches ecumenically building together in the heart of Raleigh, strengthening relationships and serving families in need of affordable housing.

2019 Construction Projects:  Start one home before Build-A-Thon and finish another home after Build-A-Thon

Site Address:  Crosstowne Subdivision, Raleigh 

Kick-off Ceremony: Saturday, March 30, 8:30 AM
Church Staff Work Morning: Thursday, April 4, 8:15 AM
Wall Build for 2nd Home: Saturday, May 4, 8:15-11 AM

Day 1: Saturday, March 30 at 997 Skinner Drive
Day 2:Thursday, April 4 at 907 Skinner Drive  8:15-11:30 AM 
Day 3: Saturday, April 6 at 907 Skinner Drive
Day 4: Saturday, April 13 at 907 Skinner Drive
Day 5: Saturday, April 27 at 907 Skinner Drive
Day 6: Saturday, May 4, 8:15 -11 AM, Construction Facility, 2615 Westinghouse Boulevard, Raleigh
Day 7: Saturday, June 1, 3044 Camden Creek
Day 8: Saturday, June 8, 3044 Camden Creek

Reserve your work days early. If spots are not filled, they are released for other volunteers 3 weeks prior to the work day to maintain the construction schedule. To reserve work days, contact Angie Rizzo at,
(919) 744-2423

Saturday Lunch: Your congregation may be assigned one Saturday during the build to provide lunch for the volunteers, house leaders and Americorps staff (30 lunches).

For materials to help recruit volunteers in your congregation, click here.  If you are a coordinator, you can view who has registered from your church on our Volunteer HUB. For instructions, click here.