Seeking to put God’s love into action, Hancock County Habitat for Humanity brings people together to build homes, communities and hope.
WE NEED YOU! Please vote for us as a write-in….
The Bangor Savings Bank Foundation gives more than $100,000 to 40 local non-profit organizations annually as a part of their “Community Matters More” voting competition. Your vote helps determine how the Foundation distributes thes funds. The top two vote-getting organizations in each region, including write-ins, will each receive $5,000. The remaining 24 organizations will each receive $1,000.
Please enter us as a write-in (one of three votes you can cast) by checking “Other” on the “Hancock/Washington” section of the ballot and entering “Hancock County Habitat for Humanity”.
You must be a Maine resident to vote and you can vote only once, so please encourage your friends, neighbors and colleagues to help us out too! Click the link above to vote for us! As always, thank you for your support!
IMMEDIATE OPENING: RESTORE DONATION PICKUP ASSISTANT (Ellsworth location) –
The ReStore Donation Pickup Assistant will aid the ReStore truck driver in picking up and unloading donations/setting up showroom displays. Requires a cooperative work ethic, reliability, and excellent customer service & communication skills. Must be able to lift 50-80lbs. safely. Position requires a clean driving record, valid Maine driver’s license, and background check. P/T, year-round 1 day per week (approx. 6-hour). $10.75-hr. to start. Applications accepted until position is filled. E.O.E. Visit our Employment Opportunities pg. for more information.
Thank you to all of our annual Swing for Habitat Golf Tournament participants and supporters! Please visit our “Recent Events and Media” page for the list of sponsoring businesses with hyperlinks to their web Facebook sites. Please consider supporting these businesses with your patronage.
BUILDING ON FAITH and the INTERNATIONAL DAY OF PRAYER AND ACTION FOR HUMAN HABITAT–3rd Wk. of September:
“…What does the Lord require of you but to do justice, and to love mercy, and to walk humbly with your God?” ~Micah 6:8
Traditionally the 3rd week in September, Building on Faith Week is Habitat’s annual celebration of our faith partnerships, an essential piece of our mission and ministry. The week culminates in the International Day of Prayer and Action. Click on any of these four links for bulletin inserts/prayers (Prayer for the Smith Family, Day of Prayer, Community Prayer, Prayer for Shelter) which your congregation might use in lifting up the work of our local chapter and that of affiliates around the world.
WORLD HABITAT DAY–OCTOBER 3RD:
“More than 30 years ago, the United Nations General Assembly took an important step in promoting the idea that everyone deserves a decent place to live by declaring that the first Monday in October would be World Habitat Day.
Volunteer Opportunities -
Looking for a way to help out other than volunteering on a job site or at our fabulous ReStore? Please consider joining our Board of Directors. To RSVP prior to a meeting, please email Kelley at firstname.lastname@example.org .
Meet Our 19th Partner Family -
Click here for Holly, Winter and Hunter’s story. We hope that you’ll be involved in supporting their dream of a simple, decent place to call ‘home’, with building set to begin in the spring of 2017.