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Global Village Volunteer Resources

When you join a Global Village team, you work with Habitat for Humanity to make the world a better place. 
We’ve gathered some resources to help you plan your journey and make the most of it. 

Habitat for Humanity: Who we are and why we build

About Habitat for Humanity

Our vision is a world where everyone has a decent place to live. Start here to find out how Habitat is working to build housing solutions.


Global Village policies and procedures 

  • Orientation Handbook; Here’s your guide to the ins and outs of volunteering with Global Village. It has everything you’ll need to prepare for your trip.
  • Payment policies; Find out when, where and how to pay. Also learn about tax deductibility and refunds.
  • Cancelations: We hope you won’t have to cancel, but if you do, here’s what you need to know.
  • Minors: Under the age of 18? Find out who can travel with a Global Village team.
  • Travel Medical Insurance: Learn what’s included in our insurance policy. 

Fundraising toolkit 

Travel information