Volunteers unloading walls


Register to Volunteer

We're excited that you want to volunteer with Austin Habitat! This year, you will be a part of a community that will come together to build new homes for 15 hardworking families, repair and improve 75 families' homes, and help divert more than 2 million pounds of waste from the landfill by helping out at the Austin Habitat ReStore. You'll work alongside our staff and family partners. You'll learn to do things you never thought you could. And you'll never forget it.

Before you come out and volunteer, there are a few things we ask that you do:

  1. Please create an account through VolunteerHub and sign a liability waiver online. 
  2. Check out the Volunteer Calendar to find the project you want to work on!
  3. Complete the Volunteer Orientation
  4. Take the required online safety course - look for the one called "Volunteering on a Habitat Job Site"
  5. We build, rain or shine! Call our Construction Hotline at 512-448-5287 and see our Inclement Weather Policy for weather-related questions.

Realty Austin volunteers celebrate a homeowner's wall raising.

be a sponsor

Habitat homes are built through the generosity of our donors and volunteers. The building materials are purchased with financial support from corporate, community and faith-based sponsors. As a sponsor, your team or corporation gets priority in volunteer scheduling. See our sponsorship levels for more information.

If you are interested in volunteering, Team Habitat Days, or home sponsorship in Bastrop County,please complete our Group Volunteer Application

Information for groups, individuals, youth and more

Groups are great

Have a group of 5 or more that wants to volunteer together? We can make that happen! We will work together to find the perfect project on the best date for your team.

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Want to come out on your own? You don't have to be part of a group to volunteer! Our individual volunteers are an essential part of the Austin Habitat family and make our mission.

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Under 18? We have lots of ways for youth of all ages to volunteer with Austin Habitat, on your own or with a group! As our future leaders and policy makers, you are an integral part of our mission.

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ReStore Mandated Volunteer hours

Do you need to complete mandated community service? Mandated volunteer hours can be fulfilled at our ReStore.

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