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.
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