Habitat for Humanity of Teller County

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Basic Information

Address: 700 Valley View, Woodland Park, CO, 80863
Phone Number: 719 687 4447
Director: Jamie Caperton

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Additional Information

Causes Served: affordable housing
Background Check: Yes
Population Served: low-income families
Ages for Volunteer: 16 +
Hours of Service: 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Minimum Hours Required: any
Days of Service: construction: Wed-Sat, office: Mon-Thurs
Mission Statement:

Habitat for Humanity of Teller County is part of a global, non-profit housing organization operated on Christian principles that seeks to put God’s love into action by building homes, communities and hope. Habitat for Humanity of Teller County is dedicated to eliminating substandard housing locally and worldwide through constructing, rehabilitating and preserving homes; by advocating for fair and just housing policies; and by providing training and access to resources to help families improve their shelter conditions. Habitat for Humanity was founded on the conviction that every man, woman and child should have a simple, durable place to live in dignity and safety, and that decent shelter in decent communities should be a matter of conscience and action for all.

Philosophy/Belief Statement:

Guiding Principles of Habitat for Humanity of Teller County
- Demonstrate God’s love and grace
- Advocate on behalf of those in need of decent shelter
- Focus on shelter by building and renovating simple, decent, affordable houses
- Engage the broad community through inclusive leadership and diverse partnerships
- Promote dignity through full partnership with Habitat homeowners and future home partners
- Promote transformational and sustainable community development

Program History:

Habitat for Humanity of Teller County was founded in 1999 as an affiliate of Habitat for Humanity International. To date, the affiliate has completed 27 homes, with our two most recent scheduled to be done by the end of September, 2015. In addition, Wednesday, September 16, is the groundbreaking ceremony for two new homes being constructed in Sherwood Forest, Divide.


Groundbreaking ceremony: 4:00 PM at 587 Sir Richard & 765 Maid Marian, Divide, CO, September 16, 2015.

Additional Information:

We accept all volunteers! No experience necessary. If you have a particular interest or talent you'd like to share with us, we'd love to have your help.
Volunteer positions include
Construction Volunteers: Wednesday through Saturday, 8:30 - 4:30, whole or half days
construction address is 587 Sir Richard & 765 Maid Marian, Divide, CO
Office Volunteers: Monday through Thursday, 8:30 - 4:30, 1-2 hours, flexible schedule
Event Volunteers: as needed, we may need extra help leading up to big events but not on a regular basis