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Habitat for Humanity

Habitat for Humanity

Habitat for Humanity is an international, nonprofit organization dedicated to building homes for families living in poverty. The vision of Habitat is to build a world where everyone has a decent place to live. To date, Habitat has helped build over 500,000 decent, affordable houses and served 2.5 million people worldwide.

PC’s chapter of Habitat for Humanity sends over 100 students on Spring Break service trips each year, organizes Saturday Builds in the city of Providence during the academic year, and puts on campus events to educate the PC community about Habitat and raise funds for this great organization.

If you have any questions or need more information:
Contact Christine Estes or the student coordinator, Rob Lesch 

Applications for the 2020 Habitat Spring Break trip are due by 4:30 pm on Friday October 11th.  A $50 deposit is required and should be dropped off to Jane McGuirk in the Campus Ministry Center (basement of the Chapel) upon completion.  Both cash and checks (made out to “Providence College”) are accepted.  Students also have the option of making a payment through Event Brite.  (we will a supply link when we have it set up)

Important Dates for the Habitat Spring Break Trip Participants

Friday October 11                       
Applications and $50 deposit due

Week of October 14                    Leader interviews (leader applicants only)

Sunday October 27                     Leader retreat (leaders only)

Sunday November 17                 Habitat Coffeehouse (For everyone–meet your group and find out where you’re traveling to)

Friday March 6 –
Saturday March 7                        Spring Break Kick-off Events

Sunday March 8 –
Saturday March 14                      Habitat Spring Break Trips

Saturday March 14                      Welcome Back Event