Resource Team Assistant
Supervisor: Development Manager
• Call and write donors to thank them
• Enter data into Raiser’s Edge database
• Other duties as necessary
• Able to volunteer 4 hours per week between the hours of 8:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m.
• Commitment to maintaining donor confidentiality
• Database management skills (Raisers Edge experience is a plus!)
• MS Word, Excel and general computer proficiency
• Strong verbal and written communication skills
• Detailed orientated
• Commitment to Habitat for Humanity’s mission
• Ability to be seated at a computer for extended periods of time
To apply, submit a motivational statement along with your resume to: firstname.lastname@example.org with “Volunteer” in the subject.
Habitat for Humanity Portland/Metro East believes that everyone deserves a decent, affordable place to live. Habitat homeowners help build their own homes alongside volunteers and pay an affordable mortgage. Through financial support, volunteering or adding a voice to support affordable homeownership, everyone can help people achieve the strength, stability and self-reliance they need to build better lives for themselves and their families.
Volunteer Event Photographer
Supervisor: Director of Communications
We are looking for experienced event photographers to shoot Habitat for Humanity’s HopeBuilder Breakfast—featuring keynote speaker Cheryl Strayed. This is a great opportunity to build your portfolio while supporting the mission of Habitat for Humanity Portland/Metro East.
Volunteers must have their own camera and ability to edit and submit photos within a couple of days of the event.
The shot list will include taking photos of all speakers, crowd shots, and noted dignitaries in attendance. Full shot list will be provided before the event. Event photographers must be experienced with low-light settings, as this event takes place indoors at the Oregon Convention Center.
This volunteer role will work directly with the Director of Communications and Communications Coordinator.
- Great event photography skills with the ability to take photos in a low-light setting
- Own your own camera and photography equipment and editing software.
- Ability to submit photos within 2 days of shoot.
Length of commitment: Available the morning of April 24th between 7-9am and editing photos by morning of 4/26. Estimated total hours: 3-5 hours, including editing time. Location: Shoot at Portland Ballroom located inside the Oregon Convention Center
To apply, submit event photography portfolio to: email@example.com with “Volunteer” in the subject by Monday, April 8.
About Habitat for Humanity Portland/Metro East Habitat for Humanity Portland/Metro East believes that everyone deserves a decent, affordable place to live. Habitat homeowners help build their own homes alongside volunteers and pay an affordable mortgage. Through financial support, volunteering or adding a voice to support affordable homeownership, everyone can help people achieve the strength, stability and self-reliance they need to build better lives for themselves and their families.
HabiCorps Volunteers are an elite crew of individuals who commit a steady donation of time and effort to Habitat’s mission to eliminate poverty housing. Much like a staff member, HabiCorps have specific rolls and responsibilities that are vital to the daily operation of the organization. Their dedication and impact are immeasurable and are proof that investment in neighborhoods and communities makes our city a better place for everyone.
Become a Habitat Site Host
Site hosts play a crucial role at the construction site by greeting and welcoming volunteers, organizing waivers, making coffee and being the smiling face of Habitat. Site hosts are needed at all sites Wednesday – Saturday, 8:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.
Did you know that our Habitat for Humanity ReStore diverts tons of building materials from landfills by reselling them at discount prices at our four locations in Portland, Vancouver and Beaverton? Or, that when you shop at the ReStore all the proceeds benefit four local Habitat affiliates?
The ReStore depends on volunteers to do a variety of jobs that keep the stores running smoothly. They need truck drivers, office assistants, customer service assistants, receiving assistants, stockers and cleaners.
Immediate ReStore Need:
We have plenty of opportunities at any of our four ReStore locations, open 10am to 6pm, 7 days a week. Visit the ReStore website to register at https://pdxrestore.org/volunteer or 503.517.0720.