Independent Jewish Synagogue in Asheville, NC

Habitat For Humanity Volunteer Opportunities

Major Mitzvah Opportunity: Habitat for Humanity


This is not simply a handout: there is considerable “sweat equity”
required by new homeowners as they assume a far more affordable
mortgage on their road to becoming productive community citizens.
For decades, CBI has committed volunteers in an interfaith effort to
assist in building houses. We have been led by Alan Escowitz,
currently dealing with serious illness, and Jeremy Samsky, fully
preoccupied now caring for his beloved wife Carol. In their honor,
Marc Rudow and I have assumed responsibility coordinating this

We have committed to providing 5 volunteers for each of the following

September 28
October 17
October 31
November 16
November 22

Work hours are 8:15 am to 3:15 pm with multiple breaks for lunch and
snacks. Tools and safety gear are provided. Supervision is expert and
patient. No special skills required- just a good attitude.
Work site: 904 Glenn Bridge Rd SE in Arden.
Please contact Robert Kline to sign up at or
call/text me at 828-776-3749.