Help build a community where everyone has a decent place to live.

Because of the help of people like you, communities are improved and transformed. Through this transformation, families achieve strength, stability, and the independence they need to build a better life. You don’t need to swing a hammer to volunteer with us.

You can make a difference by serving on a committee, helping with cleanup, managing social media, fundraising, or public speaking.

Whether you want to volunteer for a few hours or be part of this organization for years to come, we have a place where you belong.  You can make a difference.

Signing up to Volunteer is Easy

Contact Habitat DeKalb County, and we can help you get started.  Complete the volunteer application online. We will contact you for registration and scheduling. 

Help us Build – Construction Volunteering

Anyone over the age of 16 is welcome to volunteer at Habitat for Humanity DeKalb County.  Our 16- and 17-year-old volunteers need to work with a parent or guardian.  Complete an application to join us.

Individuals- Whether you are highly skilled or inexperienced, your time is valuable to us. Share your talent. If you are experienced in specific construction skills, please let us know.

Groups or Teams- We welcome church groups, community groups, corporate groups, schools, and groups of friends or family to participate in construction. Tell us about your group, and join us for a Team Build.

Join the Board of Directors. Do you want to be involved in planning, organizing, and leading the DeKalb County Habitat affiliate?  We are looking for new Board members with a passion for helping individuals and families in our community have a decent place to live. 

Serve on a committee:

  • Board of Directors
  • Executive
  • Building
  • Church Relations
  • Partner Family Selection/Support
  • Finance
  • Fundraising
  • Public Relations
  • Volunteer

  Give us a call at 815-991-5341 or email

Construction Safety Link

We are committed to your safety. Please read our safety guidelines before working on a job site.


Our Vision

Habitat for Humanity’s vision is a world where everyone has a decent place to live.Habitat for Humanity of DeKalb County works with local families who struggle to obtain affordable housing.

Upcoming News

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Contact Us

Address: 308 W. State St. Suite 302, Sycamore, IL 60178
Phone: (815) 991-5341