Summer Youth Build

What are you doing this summer? Join our Summer Youth Build!

Who: Youth groups, ages 16 and up

What:  Build homes during the summer 

Why:  In Wake and Johnston counties, 1 in 4 families lack affordable housing. You can help families to obtain affordable housing as a fun “stay-at-home service trip” this summer

Sign up here

Individuals seeking to work this summer, sign up here. If your congregation would like to reserve a week, contact Rick Beech at rick.beech@habitatwake.org or 919.744.24203.

Fast Facts

Work Days: Thursdays, Friday's, Saturdays

Work Tasks

  • Framing
  • Interior trim and doors
  • Cabinets
  • Painting
  • Landscaping
  • Siding
  • Collecting, cutting and installing cardboard baffles

Requirements

  • Parental permission slips (ages 16-17)
  • Adult Supervision: One adult for every 5 youth
  • A great attitude
  • A financial contribution to underwrite the cost of the construction materials on the homes you will be working on