Volunteer Application

Habitat for Humanity of North Idaho has an open-door policy: All who believe that everyone needs a decent, affordable place to live are welcome to help with the work, regardless of race, religion, age, gender, political views or any of the other distinctions that too often divide people. In short, Habitat welcomes volunteers and supporters from all backgrounds and also serves people in need of decent housing regardless of race or religion. As a matter of policy, Habitat for Humanity International and its affiliated organizations do not proselytize. This means that Habitat will not offer assistance on the expressed or implied condition that people must either adhere to or convert to a particular faith, or listen and respond to messaging designed to induce conversion to a particular faith. Please complete this application form if you are interested in becoming a Habitat for Humanity of North Idaho volunteer. Once you complete the form, click the submit button at the bottom.


Basic Required Information


Emergency Contact Information

Should anything happen to you while you are at the Restore or other volunteer locations, we need information regarding who we should contact.



Volunteer Account Set Up


Availability

Please indicate the days and times you are usually available to volunteer and answer the question below.



Email Preferences

We like to keep volunteers informed of important news, schedules, and volunteer opportunities by email, however will not send you any email you prefer not to receive. Use the checkboxes below to select the kinds of email you would like to receive from us.



Additional Information

Please answer the question below so that we can get a better idea of your goals and abilities as a volunteer.



Skills and Experience


Permission for Background Check

Habitat for Humanity completes a background check on all volunteers prior to service. The results of this background check will be kept private and confidential.



If accepted as a volunteer, I:


1. Certify all statements made on this application to be true, correct and complete to the best of my knowledge and made in good faith.


2. Agree to the use of confidential information only as needed to perform my volunteer duties. This means I will not access confidential information without legitimate need/permission, nor in any way divulge, copy, release, sell, lend, revise, alter, or destroy any confidential information that belongs to Habitat for Humanity. I understand that I will be automatically dismissed as a volunteer if I do not respect my responsibility for maintaining confidentiality.


3. Agree to donate my services to Habitat for Humanity for humanitarian, religious or charitable reasons.


4. Shall not sell or attempt to sell goods or services, request contributions or solicit persons to sign or distribute political petitions on Habitat premises, unless I receive the express authorization of the Executive Director to engage in these activities.


5. Shall be punctual and conscientious, conduct myself with dignity, courtesy and consideration of others, and endeavor to make my work professional in quality.


6. Shall attempt to resolve any problems related to my volunteer activities with the Volunteer Coordinator.


7. Shall make my best effort to fulfill my commitment to Habitat for Humanity by completing all assignments that I accept.


8. Shall uphold the mission of the organization at all times.