Habitat for Humanity
About Habitat for Humanity
Habitat for Humanity is a service organization whose mission is: “Seeking to put God’s love into action, Habitat for Humanity brings people together to build homes, communities, and hope.” As a club, we go on local builds in our Dutchess County community. Here we volunteer and assist in building homes for families in various stages. Some examples of the things we have done are sodding, painting, gardening, etc. We also volunteer in our local Habitat for Humanity Re-store, a thrift store at which people can purchase used furniture and other home items. Every year we go on a Collegiate Challenge trip over spring break, where we volunteer with an affiliate in the United States and help build homes. Overall, this is a rewarding and fun club!
We normally meet either the first Tuesday or Thursday of every month. All meetings and locations will be sent via email and posted on our social media.
President - Elizabeth Abare 21’
Vice President - Julia Kislinsky 22’
Treasurer - Jake Ruthazer 21’
Secretary/Public Relations - Ariana Devine 21’
Affiliate Liaison - Joe Arcuri 21’
How to Join
Google Form: forms.gle/hp4AVzyPVAaqhvfC7
Mission: Seeking to put God’s love into action, Habitat for Humanity brings people together to build homes, communities, and hope.
Vision: A world where everyone has a decent place to live.
Schedule of Events
- Guest Speaker from our local Habitat for Humanity in Dutchess County: October 14th from 11:30 am - 1:00 pm.
- Plant Your Own Succulent: mid- to late-October. This will be partnered with the SEED club on campus!
We will be joining with SEED on campus to have a “plant your own succulent” event. This will be held in October!
Priority Point Criteria
You will earn 2 priority points if you attend 75% of the meetings, 50% of the events and complete 16 hours of service
You will earn 1 priority point if you attend 50% of the meetings and 25% of the events and complete 8 hours of service.
Club President email: Elizabeth.Abare1@marist.edu
Club email: Habitat.email@example.com
DM on Instagram: @maristhabitat
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Check out these videos from some of our trips!