Affiliate Information

Habitat for Humanity affiliates in Indiana can apply to become an AmeriCorps host site for either the Traditional or A Team programs. Members in either role can help the affiliate grow in construction, volunteer coordination, family services and more!

Traditional Program: Members serve at Habitat affiliates throughout Indiana in construction, volunteer coordination, family services or capacity building. Affiliates can host members either full time (1700 hours), part-time (900 hours) or for the summer (300-450 hours). Members are stationed at the host site affiliate but do travel for some HabiCorps training throughout the year.

Application: The host site application for the Traditional Program is released in the spring before the fall program start date. Applications are accepted until the end of September for a full-time member and throughout the year for a part-time member. Contact Beth Resler for further information at 317-454-8090, beth@habitatindiana.org

Host site fee:
Full Time (1700 Hours): $13,000 host site fee ($6,500 deposit)
Half Time (900 Hours) $6,500 host site fee ($3,250 deposit)
Quarter time (450 Hours) $3,250 host site fee ($1,625 deposit)

A Team Program

Affiliates can host the A Team for 1-2 weeks at a time to help complete construction projects in the Spring and Summer. Members in the A Team are a group of 5 HabiCorps members who are based in Indianapolis and are trained in construction, leadership and volunteer coordination.

Host Site Fee: $1250/week
Affiliates must also provide lodging and lunch for the members

Application: The host site application for the A Team is released in the spring before the fall program start date.Applications are accepted through out the program year.

Contact Beth Resler for further information at 317-454-8090, beth@habitatindiana.org

Important websites for current members and host sites:
OnCorps: http://in.oncorpsreports.com/
AmeriCorps: www.americorps.gov
Education Award Information: Education Award
AmeriCorps Indiana Information: www.serveindiana.gov
Habitat for Humanity International: www.habitat.org