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Join the HYP Board

welcome aboard

Thank you for your interest in becoming a board member with Habitat Young Professionals (HYP) Charlotte! HYP Charlotte’s mission is to make affordable housing a matter of conscience and encourage a spirit of service in our community by engaging young professionals to advocate, volunteer and give within their means.

The HYP Charlotte Board is a working board that is made up of 14 members. As a working board, our board members are actively involved in running networking events, fundraisers and volunteer days. Read on for Board roles, expectations and more!

general board expectations

HYP Board Members will:

  • Maintain HYP Charlotte membership ($8 per month OR $85 per year)
  • Attend the 2021 Board member orientation virtual retreat (date TBD: June 2021)
  • Attend at least 10 Board Meetings per year (12 total; meetings are monthly)
  • Attend at least 8 Third Thursday social events per year (12 total; events are monthly)
  • Participate in at least 6 build days or ReStore volunteer opportunities per year (volunteer opportunities are held every month)


  • March & April – Board member and member interest meetings
  • April – Applications due
  • April & May – Board candidate interviews (on a rolling basis)
  • May – Decisions & communication (on a rolling basis)
  • June – Board member orientation/day retreat

for more information...

Please contact James McLelland or Jacki Keating.