What is expected of you
Each applicant is expected to contribute 8 hours of “Sweat Equity” labor. “Sweat Equity” labor is above and beyond the material price set for the home. These hours should be worked on the renovation of his/her own home or some other authorized task assigned by the Affiliate. Other authorized task(s) (Keeping bathroom facilities available to volunteers on event day, filling paint trays, making cookies). 8 hours of “Sweat Equity” labor is expected to be performed during and after the event.
Some materials are donated to Habitat. You may have to pay for materials that aren’t donated but are needed for the repair. However, you may qualify for a grant or no interest loans.