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Habitat for Humanity is a nonprofit, ecumenical Christian ministry founded on the conviction that every man, woman and child should have a decent, safe and affordable place to live. We build with people in need regardless of race or religion. We welcome volunteers and supporters from all backgrounds.

Habitat for Humanity Canton Chapter


  • Sarah Ray, President
  • Torrie Measheaw, Vice President
  • Makayla Fowler, Secretary
  • Daniel Geisenhof, Treasurer
  • Orly Schwartz, Senator
  • Julia Wais, Public Relations
Student Painting a Door


Thursdays, 4:30 in Nevaldine South 125

Past Projects:

In the past The SUNY Canton Habitat for Humanity Campus Chapter has:

  • Volunteered and participated in campus events such as Parents Weekend and Open Houses
  • Worked with the local affiliate, Raquette Valley Habitat for Humanity to build decent, affordable housing for Partner Families in St. Lawrence County
  • Collected returnable bottles and cans weekly from the residence halls as an ongoing fundraiser and to assist the campus in becoming more “Green”
  • Conducted an Alternative Spring Break trip each year to assist affiliates with their local builds.┬áTrips have been to Raleigh, NC; Statesboro, GA; Lexington, KY; Hendersonville, NC and Lebanon, PA.
  • Advocacy statement for World Habitat Day

The Fassingers with Habitat student volunteers.