HABITAT YOUNG PROFESSIONALS FAQ
Are there any age or career restrictions to join HYP?
HYP is generally targeted towards individuals in their 20s and early 30s, however we have no age restrictions. HYP has members from many different career fields, employers, and seniority levels. We invite anyone interested in HYP to join!
What is the relationship between HYP and Habitat for Humanity?
Habitat Young Professionals (HYP) of Dane County works closely with our local affiliate, Habitat for Humanity of Dane County, to coordinate volunteers, resources, and donations to best achieve our mutual mission of building simple, decent, and affordable housing in Dane County.
What is the time commitment if I join HYP?
HYP has opportunities for various levels of interest and commitment. Members are asked to volunteer a minimum of twice a year and to regularly attend monthly social events, but further involvement is always appreciated. For anyone interested in investing more time, opportunities include running or joining a committee participating in additional build days, assisting with fundraising efforts, or even joining the Board of Directors.
How is HYP funded?
HYP is fully supported by our members and donors. To learn how you can help build the HYP please see our sponsorship opportunities.
Who should I contact with questions?