2018 Build A Thon

Get ready for the Eleventh Annual Build A Thon to be held on August 10, 2018 and August 11, 2018.

What is a Build-a-thon?

The Habitat for Humanity Build-a-Thon is a public awareness and fundraising event held on behalf of Habitat for Humanity Maui. The Build-a-thon provides an opportunity for Habitat supporters to raise money and help build homes with people in need.

When will the Build-a-thon take place?

Habitat Maui’s Build-a-thon Event will take place on Friday August 10 and Saturday August 11, 2018 for teams and August 5 through August 10, 2018 for builders.

Where will the Build-a-thon activities take place?

Habitat for Humanity Maui will be working to complete five of the ten single family homes in our new Kahoma project. The site project site located at 117 Komo Mai Street, Lahaina.  We will have the opening ceremonies and lunch at the location.

How can I participate in the Build-a-thon?

You can organize a team of volunteers to work on the day of the Build-a-Thon.  Teams of volunteers will be asked to make a donation or solicit pledges to volunteer.  If you don’t want to volunteer then you can make a donation or become a sponsor to help defray the costs of the project.

 Do I need to be an experienced builder to volunteer?

Volunteers do not need to have any building skills. A volunteer site supervisor will provide

training and assistance to volunteers as needed.

What will I be provided with?

All participants will receive a t-shirt, lunch, and beverages.

What do I need to bring?

You must wear closed toe shoes. Shorts or long pants are acceptable attire for the site. Please bring a pair of work gloves, a hat, sun block, and a refillable water bottle.

 Where does the money go?

All funds raised on Maui will stay on Maui and Lanai to help Habitat’s efforts to eliminate substandard housing in Hawai’i.

If you interested in participating email Max Tornai at max@habitat-maui.org