Southwest Wake Coalition

Churches ecumenically building together in Southwest Wake County

The 2018 Southwest Wake Coalition Faith Build will take place in Fuquay-Varina.

Construction Site Address: 308 West Jones Street, Fuquay-Varina, NC 27526

Key Dates:

Wall Build -  Saturday, January 6 • 7:15 a.m. • Habitat Wake Construction Facility, 2615 Westinghouse Blvd., Raleigh
Wall Blessing Ceremony - Saturday, January 6 • 11:45 a.m. • Construction Facility, 2615 Westinghouse Blvd., Raleigh
Clergy and staff work mornings: February 8 • 8:15 - 11:30 a.m. • Construction site
Dedication Ceremony: TBD

Construction Schedule

  • Day 1: Wall Build - Saturday, January 6

  • Week 1, Framing - Thursday, January 11
    Friday, January 12
    Saturday, January 13

  • Week 2, Framing - Thursday, January 18
    Friday, January 19
    Saturday, January 20

  • Week 3, Doors/Windows/Siding - Thursday, January 25
    Friday, January 26
    Saturday, January 27
  • Week 4, Siding/Frame/Boxes - Thursday, February 1
    Friday, February 2
    Saturday, February 3
  • Week 5, Boxes/Frame punch/siding - Thursday, February 8
    Friday, February 9
    Saturday, February 10

  • Week 6, Siding - Thursday, February 15
    Friday, February 16
    Saturday, February 17

  • Week 7, Siding - Thursday, February 22 Clergy / Staff Day
    Friday, February 23
    Saturday, February 24

  • Week 8, Paint/interior trim - Thursday, March 1
    Friday, March 2
    Saturday, March 3

  • Week 9, Interior trim - Thursday, March 8
    Friday, March 9
    Saturday, March 10

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 Emmy Oakley at emily.oakley@habitatwake.org.

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.