How to help

Volunteer

Lend a helping hand!

Thank you for your interest in becoming a volunteer for Habitat for Humanity Greater San Francisco! We host individuals and groups of volunteers through a variety of ongoing opportunities in San Francisco, San Mateo and Marin Counties.Search our calendar below for opportunities. Click each opportunity on the calendar to learn more and to sign up.  Learn more about our current opportunities, see the special directions to follow if you are a group leader, and check out our pointers if you would like to become a regular volunteer.

Where can I volunteer?

Home/Community Facility Repairs - East Palo Alto

Various locations in East Palo Alto.

Various days Wednesdays-Saturdays 8:30am - 4:30pm.

Help us repair an East Palo Alto home or community facility through our neighborhood revitalization work!

- No construction experience necessary!

- Volunteers must be 16 or older to volunteer.

- This is a full day volunteer shift.

- Exact repair locations change frequently. Map of East Palo Alto.

- To see where we are scheduled to work, check our calendar above.

- Questions? Check out our volunteer FAQs.

Sign up today using the calendar, above, or learn how to volunteer as a group!

Home/Community Facility Repairs - San Francisco


Various locations in San Francisco.

Various days Wednesdays-Saturdays 8:30am - 4:30pm.

Help us repair a Bayview home or community facility through our neighborhood revitalization work!

- No construction experience necessary!

- Volunteers must be 16 or older to volunteer.

- This is a full day volunteer shift.

- Exact repair locations change frequently. Map of the Bayview.

- To see where we are scheduled to work, check our calendar above.

- Questions? Check out our volunteer FAQs.

Sign up today using the calendar, above, or learn how to volunteer as a group!

Park Beautification - San Francisco

Various parks in the Bayview district of San Francisco.

2nd and 3rd Saturdays of January-October 9:00am-12:00pm.

Help us beautify a Bayview park as part of our Neighborhood Revitalization work!

- No experience necessary!

- Volunteers must be 14 or older to volunteer.

- This is just a half-day volunteer shift.

- Exact Bayview locations vary. Map of the Bayview.

- To see where we are scheduled to work, check our calendar above.

- Questions? Check out our volunteer FAQs.

Sign up today using the calendar, above, or learn how to volunteer as a group!

Retail Store and Donation Center - San Carlos

Habitat Greater SF ReStore at 1411 Industrial Road, San Carlos 94070.

Tuesdays through Saturdays, 10:00am-5:30pm or 10:00am-1:30pm.

Help with retail operations at the San Carlos ReStore!

- No experience necessary!

- Volunteers must be 16 or older to volunteer. Each volunteer under 18 must be accompanied by an adult over 21.

- Both AM and full-day volunteer shifts are available.

- Just off the 101 in San Carlos. Map of location.

- Questions? Check out the ReStore Volunteer FAQ.

Sign up today using the calendar, above, or learn how to volunteer as a group!