Save the date for Women Build 2021!

Reserve your volunteer date for the 2021 Women Build and help a local family build their home. Each volunteer is asked to raise or donate $250+ to participate ($50 minimum required). All funds will support the 2021 Women Build home. Plus, you’ll win pink tools to use on the jobsite with every $50 raised up to $250! 

Only one volunteer spot may be reserved per person. You will be notified to complete your registration. You must complete registration when notified to participate. Spots will be reserved on a first come, first serve basis. 

Build Days

Blitz Day

7:30-12:30
Involves starting with a floor, building the exterior walls. Volunteers will build and set gables.

Trusses and Roof Decking

7:30-2:30
Involves setting trusses and decking the roof. The house will be “in the dry” at the end of the day.

  • Volunteers need to be comfortable with heights and will stay until work is finished!
  • Roofing volunteers must be 18 years old.

 

Interior Walls and Roofing

7:30-3:30
Consists of building, setting and connecting walls or shingling roof.

  • Volunteers selecting roof work need to be comfortable with heights.
  • Roofing volunteers must be 18 years old.

 

Vinyl Siding

7:30-3:30
This task consists of installation of siding, soffit and trim metal along roofline.

  • Volunteers need to be comfortable on ladders.
  • Volunteers working on ladder or with power tools must be 18 years old to work on a ladder or with power tools.

Interior Painting

7:30-12:00
Work consists of applying two coats of paint on all walls.

Trim and Cabinets

7:30-2:00
Measuring, cutting, installing baseboards, door trim, kitchen and bathroom cabinets.

  • Volunteers will be designated to operate power tools by Knoxville Habitat for Humanity staff.

 

Volunteers working with power tools must be 18 years old.