Our Mission

Seeking to put God’s love into action, Habitat for Humanity brings people together to build homes, communities and hope.

Interns

2013 Intern Rebecca Hauser, Baker for the 2015 Mac & Cheese Bake-Off. After her internship, Becca was hired by Diesslin Structures Inc and was the project manager for this year's CCHFH Nathrop Blitz Build.

2013 Intern Rebecca Hauser, Baker for the 2015 Mac & Cheese Bake-Off. After her internship, Becca was hired by Diesslin Structures Inc and was the project manager for this year’s CCHFH Nathrop Blitz Build.

Returning 2013 Intern Rachel Hirsch, this time with Bike & Build (with Board of Directors Secretary and ReStore volunteer Molly Stethar)

Returning 2013 Intern Rachel Hirsch, this time with Bike & Build (with Board of Directors Secretary and ReStore volunteer Molly Stethar)

 

Interns 2012
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Interns 2014
Interns 2015
Interns 2016
Intern 2017

The Habitat for Humanity Internship program benefits the organization, the recipient family, and YOU!

  • Small affiliate, small paid staff, BIG REWARDS!
  • Make a lifelong impact on a person in need
  • Build your resume, gain career experience
  • Experience life lessons that will have a lasting impact for you and others
  • Gain references and recommendation letters
  • Spend a summer in a beautiful outdoor environment with numerous opportunities for adventure
  • Do good, feel good, make a real impact on this world and for Christ

Internship positions include:

  • Construction Site Supervisor
  • Public Relations and Marketing

Internships are unpaid; however, housing is provided at no cost, as well as a $500 travel stipend.

For more detailed information and job descriptions. please contact the Program Coordinator at (719) 395-0482.

 2018 Summer Internship Program 

Habitat for Humanity International (HFHI) is known for its continuous efforts to pave the way for leading a brighter future for families in need. Since 1976, Habitat for Humanity has built or repaired more than one million houses in nearly one-hundred countries, providing simple, decent and affordable shelter for more than five million people worldwide. Located in beautiful Buena Vista, Colorado, Chaffee County Habitat for Humanity was established in 2000 and has built seventeen new homes and helped numerous individuals obtain affordable housing.

One of Colorado’s most desirable summer locations, Buena Vista, is surrounded by an abundance of 14,000 ft peaks and is located on the banks of the Arkansas River, known by many as the “Whitewater Capital of the World”.  A destination for visitors, interns will wake up every day to the beauty of the Arkansas Valley. This is a great opportunity to experience the best of what Colorado has to offer, learn valuable life lessons and occupational skills, all while helping to transform a family’s life forever. This internship includes a travel expense stipend, housing and potential school credit.  Apply today for the experience of a lifetime!

Application Deadline:  Rolling Admissions: Applications are reviewed upon receipt. Apply early!

For questions or for more information, please contact:
Angela Wallace, Program Coordinator
P.O. Box 4936 Buena Vista, CO 81211
Office: 719-395-0482/ Cell: 719-207-2986
angela@chaffeehabitat.org
www.chaffeehabitat.org

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Need Help?
CCHfH Office: 719-395-0482
ReStore: 719-966-6004

What’s New

* Women Build
* Mac & Cheese Bake-Off
* Build Update

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