General QuestionsWhen did Benton Habitat begin?
How many staff members do you employ?
How many volunteer hours are clocked every year?
How large is your Board of Directors?
Home Ownership QuestionsHow are partner families selected?
What is the selection process?
Do you give the homes away to families?
When can I move in?
What is meant by sweat equity?
Does the sweat equity requirement apply to all families equally?
Can the family sell the home at any time?
What happens if the house appreciates? Who gets the appreciation of the house if sold?
Volunteering QuestionsHow do I volunteer?
How old do I have to be to volunteer?
Does Habitat provide transportation, food and tools at the construction site?
What goes on at the construction site?
What should I wear?
What if I've never done any construction before?
Are there other volunteer opportunities, besides building on the construction sites?
Donating QuestionsHow do I make a donation to Benton Habitat for Humanity?
Is my cash or in-kind donation tax deductible?