Volunteer Opportunities

At Habitat for Humanity Red Deer Region Society we believe in the power of volunteers. Join our cause as a volunteer, donor or sponsor.

Our organization exists and thrives in the Central Alberta community because of dedicated volunteers and sponsors like you!

We view every volunteer as a stakeholder and equal partner in our cause. Volunteers are the very heart and soul of our organization and come from all walks of life to support our efforts in ending the cycle of poverty through affordable homeownership.

We are always looking for new, eager, passionate individuals to join our growing team of volunteers. Volunteers are needed in the following areas:

Volunteer at the ReStore!

The ReStore sells new and gently used home furnishings and building supplies which have been donated from individuals and businesses in the community.

Work with a fantastic group of other workers and volunteers in customer service, cleaning, pricing items, sorting through incoming inventory, merchandising, and helping with loading or unloading merchandise from vehicles.

All abilities welcome, safety equipment and training provided.

How do I sign up?


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Volunteer at the Home Build Site!

This position requires hard-working, eager, and physically-able volunteers to assist our Construction Manager on our build sites! Duties range from framing and dry walling to painting and landscaping. You will be placed in a position that suits your experience and comfort level. From skilled trade workers to volunteers who have little to no experience in construction, we have a place for everyone. Only full day shifts are available. All training, safety equipment, and lunch provided

Ready to volunteer?


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There is always a need for office volunteers! This is a great way to gain experience and build your resume. This is a volunteer position that allows you to choose the task that best fits your interests. In this volunteer position, you may create engaging content for social media, participate in content development for the website or newsletter, take photos, and much more.

Need more info?

Call 403.309.6080 ext. 103 or email volunteer@habitatreddeer.ca

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We encourage businesses, teams, community groups, or groups of friends and family to get involved. What better way to learn the value of team building, co-operation and leadership skills than by volunteering with your peers? Groups can volunteer in any capacity they choose. From volunteering on a build site or in the ReStore to lending your expertise, equipment, or facility to a project.

To participate as a group, we require a minimum 1-day commitment and a minimum of 3 volunteers.

Need more info?

Call 403-309-6080 ext. 103 or email volunteer@habitatreddeer.ca.

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We often participate in community events, or host fundraisers. Events are a great way to network and engage with the community. This requires passionate Habitat advocates to act as ambassadors, answer questions, and speak to the public on our behalf. This position requires you to have a general understanding of the Habitat culture, language, and the principles for which we stand. You must be outgoing and able to represent Habitat for Humanity Red Deer in a professional manner to be considered for this position.

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General Duties of Board Membership

All members must stay informed on organizational matters, and participate in the Board’s deliberations and decisions in matters of policy, finance, programs, audit and risk, personnel and advocacy.

  • Monitor all Board policies.
  • Review the bylaws and policy manual, and recommend bylaw changes to the membership.
  • Review the Board’s structure, approve changes, and prepare necessary bylaw amendments.
  • Participate in the development of HFH’s organizational plan and annual review.
  • Approve HFH’s budget.
  • Approve the selection and release of the Executive Director.
  • Support and participate in evaluating the Executive Director.
  • Assist in developing and maintaining positive relations among the board, committees, and community to enhance HFH mission.

Need more info?

Call 403-309-6080 ext. 102 or email karen.vavrek@habitatreddeer.ca.