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Habitat for Humanity volunteers needed

We're now HAMMERING!!! So looking for volunteers to help build the foundation and raise the walls and roof! EVERY Saturday from June 8 thru August 3 volunteers needed to help build our Habitat house at 324 School St in downtown Erwin.

Call me at 330-6357 or email us at [email protected] to register to volunteer for the dates of your choice….information on that build day, onsite registration, start times, and directions to the build will be given to you then.

A very special thanks to all willing to volunteer for Habitat's Christian housing ministry!

Special note: For the onsite projects over the next 8 weeks, only youth over the age of 16 can work on the site. And all youth under 18 must have release waivers signed by their parents or guardian prior to any onsite project assignments. Again give me a call if any questions.

See the construction project schedule below:

June 8
Frame and sheath sub floor. Frame and sheath porch decks, prefab rough framing components. Lay out house on sub floor, lay out wall plates. Begin to build and erect exterior walls.
Volunteers needed 10-12

June 15
Complete building of exterior walls. Install house wrap. Layout truss system. Sheath gable ends. Mark and cut barge rafters.
Volunteers 15-20

June 22
Set Trusses. Build attic storage. Sheath and felt roof. Begin pre-painting trim lumber and doors
Volunteers 15-20

June 29
Install shingles and finish roof. Frame interior walls and install tub and shower. Install exterior doors and windows. Detail framing.
Volunteers 15-20


July 13 Plumbing, electrical and HVAC rough ins. Begin vinyl siding installation
Volunteers 12-15

July 20 Complete rough-ins. Install insulation baffles under eaves. Begin vinyl siding installation
Volunteers 12-15

July 27 Insulate walls, ceilings and floors. Complete vinyl siding
Volunteers 12-15

August 3 Hang Drywall, build exterior stairs, porch railings, pads, etc. Gutter installation
Volunteers 15-20

The building schedule for the rest of August and September will be posted at a later date. There will be additional volunteer opportunities such as installing interior doors, painting, installing cabinets, flooring, appliances and landscaping as we move towards the completion of this house build.

PLEASE share this email and call out for Volunteer Hands to family, friends, coworkers, club and church members. Your willingness to be part of our Habitat family is sincerely appreciated.

Contact me if concerns or questions. 423-330-6357 or email [email protected]

Gloria Mouton, President, Board of Directors
Habitat for Humanity of Unicoi County