The Partners Group employees are given a day off to volunteer at a non-profit of their choice as part of their holiday volunteering program. The above group of employees spent the day landscaping with Habitat for Humanity. They shoveled and raked top soil, planted, and cleaned windows inside the built homes.
Habitat for Humanity Portland/Metro East (founded in 1981) revitalizes neighborhoods, builds affordable and sustainable homes, and empowers families through successful homeownership. Habitat for Humanity Portland/Metro East serves Multnomah and Northern Clackamas Counties and has built over 300 homes in partnership with local families. Collectively, Habitat for Humanity International has built over 1,000,000 homes worldwide, averaging one home every seven minutes.
The Partners Group employees who participated in Habitat for Humanity: John Woolley, Lori Hedgecock, Sheryl Olson, Doreen Barnhouse, Aura Spivey, Brody Faltermeyer, Sarah Friend, Carrie McHale, Brad Nantz, Selena Tabscott, Nathan Hungate, and Jeff Carrick.