Habitat's RV Care-A-Vanners looking for volunteers
One organization always looking for (and appreciating) RV volunteers is Habitat for Humanity, a nonprofit, ecumenical housing ministry. HFH’s vision is: "A world where everyone has a decent place to live." Its mission is: "Seeking to put God’s love into action Habi
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Habitat’s RV Care-A-Vanner events ... plus National Women Build Week in May
It's been almost 25 years since I worked on my first Women Build house for Habitat for Humanity with the Americus, Georgia Habitat affiliate. That was less than a year after the first group of women in Charlotte, N.C., completed the first women-built Habitat house in 19
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Habitat for Humanity looking for active RVers
Disclaimer: I have been a volunteer with Habitat for Humanity since the early 1990s. It is a wonderful organization where one can give back and get in shape at the same time. As we know, RVers as a group are very generous and active people. Habitat's RV Care-A-Vanner
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Habitat's RV Care-A-Vanners looking for construction safety trainers
Mary Vandeveld, RV Care-A-Vanner Coordinator for Habitat for Humanity sent an e-mail recruiting "Care-A-Vanners who may have had safety training in a previous job, are experienced on a construction site, have experience as educators, or who just have an interest in s
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Habitat for Humanity needs RV volunteers who 'have hammer, will travel'
RV Care-A-Vanners is a "volunteer program for anyone who travels in a recreational vehicle, wants to build Habitat for Humanity houses and have fun doing it. RV Care-A-Vanners welcomes people of all ages, from all walks of life who want to pick up a hammer and help chan
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RV Care-A-Vanners working on 25 years building homes with Habitat for Humanity
The hugely successful Habitat for Humanity volunteer program known as RV Care-A-Vanners is approaching 25 years of building homes to help reach Habitat's goal of eliminating poverty housing. If you are looking for a worthy way to fill your time, take a moment to in
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National Day of Service, look into Habitat for Humanity's RV Care-A-Vanners
"President Obama believes that service should be a lifelong commitment—whether it's at the school, community, city, state, or national level. That's why the first family serves on a regular basis, and it's why they're continuing the tradition they started four years a
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RVers help out on the road
A number of worthy charity groups  actively recruit the muscles and brains of RV volunteers. One such non-profit is Habitat for Humanity that seeks to "eliminate poverty housing and homelessness from the world, and to make decent shelter a matter of conscience and acti
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Fulltime RVers Cheryl and Rich LeBrake volunteer as RV Care-a-Vanners
RVers Cheryl and Richard LaBrake volunteer with Habitat for Humanity's RV Care-a-Vanner. They 'dropped in' to the Sebring, Fl., build in December; then returned in January for a full two-week Care-a-Vanner build. The LeBrakes have been fulltimer RVers for more tha
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Week 2, Day 5 - Last day of our Habitat for Humanity RV Care-A-Vanners build in Sebring
After two weeks on the job site, Friday, was our final day as RV Care-A-Vanner volunteers for the Highlands County Habitat for Humanity in Sebring, Florida. We met some incredible people--volunteers, home owners and Habitat employees--who all believe in the principle