Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

These are the most commonly asked questions about Habitat Grosse Pointe Partners with responses.

What’s the tax status of my donations to Grosse Pointe Partners?

Habitat Grosse Pointe Partners is a non profit 501(C)(3) organization. Your contribution is tax deductible in accordance with the Internal Revenue code, and you will receive a receipt as record of your donation.

Do I need any particular construction or handyman skills for a workday?

Construction and handyman skills are welcome, though never required. Be prepared to learn a new skill as the work plan requires it. Everything we ask you to try will always be within your own comfort zone, and any new skills are taught before being put to use.

Can my kids and young teenagers volunteer?

The age cutoff for participation in build day projects is 16 years old with no exceptions. Other types of volunteering opportunities, like beverage and food service, and office or clerical assistance away from the build site, may permit younger participants. Always check with your project leader to be 100% certain of the plan and opportunities for your project.