Our Committees

Being a part of the Habitat team can be one of the most rewarding things you’ll ever do.  And WE NEED YOU!  Our all-volunteer organizatioin is successful because of our dedicated committees.   There’s something for everyone….including YOU!

If you are interested in joining any of these committees, contact the committee chairs at the email addresses provided (click on Chair Names).


richie-neilAdministration & Finance      Chair: Neil Richie

To support the PC HFH mission by providing administrative services, facilities, and procedural recommendations to the Board of Directors, HFH committees, and other volunteers, and To oversee the implementation and administration of policies and procedures for the handling and accounting of the finances of the affiliate. To prepare an annual revenue and expense budget and to monitor the budget. To coordinate development of the resources needed to meet the revenue goals of the budget.


Construction                          Chair: Grady Hopperhopper-grady

To coordinate labor, plans, materials and family interests to build the finished product, “a simple, decent house in a decent community for God’s people in need.”

 


Church Relations                   Chair: Rev. Kathy Howard

To cultivate  relationships with local churches, seek Covenant Churches, and maintain ties to currently involved churches.

 


Family Selection                    Chair: Susan Spehar spehar-susan

To organize and carries out application, interview, and selection processes. We find the families who fit the criteria of need for shelter, ability to make no-interest loan payments, and ability to partner with Habitat for Humanity – Pickens County.

 


Family Support                       Chair: Frances Jackson   Jackson-Frances

To work with families through sweat equity, home ownership education, home purchase process, adjustment to new responsibilities and continued partnership with the organization. The committee is responsible for planning, implementing and evaluating this aspect of the program.


Fund Raising                          Chair: Vacant

To raise sufficient money as determined by the Board of Directors to fund the needs of the organization in order that simple, decent housing can be built with Partner Families.


Public Relations                      Chair: Janet Smedley

To continually improve the community’s awareness of our work, recognize our participants, and encourage new donations of time, talent and materials so more people have simple, affordable housing.


Site Selection                          Chair: Lamar Cantrell cantrell-lamar

To identify potential sites, evaluate site availability and appropriateness, evaluate sites suitability for affiliate’s basic house plans, develop a site acquisitions criteria policy for board approval, implement the board-approved site acquisition policy and maintain acquired sites.


Volunteer Relations               Chair: Monique Vinelli 

To recruit, train and coordinate volunteers– construction and committee– to carry out the affiliate’s mission in Pickens County.

 


Home Repair Ministry       Coordinator: Glenn Rascorasco-glenn

To minister to those who are unable, either financially or physically, to complete needed home repairs which jeopardize their quality of life.