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Welcome to “Catch the Building Spirit”

Catholics and Presbyterians building Habitat homes together in the greater Dayton, OH area

– Our purpose is to help low-income families to obtain affordable housing.

– Each year we fund and build a house for a partnering family.

– We work in cooperation with Habitat for Humanity of Greater Dayton.

 

2021 House Build

This year’s house build will be in West Carrollton, OH

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This house is Dedicated to Remembering Our Friends

Jerry Thomas Shell

MARCH 31, 1938 – JULY 30, 2020

“Catch the Building Spirit” pays tribute Jerry Shell, a dedicated house leader who passed away on Thursday, July 30, 2020.  Jerry was part of the CtBS family of workers for over 18 years.  His building skills and expertise made him an excellent house leader and teacher.  He was always willing to teach new volunteers.  Jerry will be miss by all.

Dave Deger

JANUARY 11, 1938 – APRIL 6, 2021

“Catch the Building Spirit” pays tribute Dave Deger, our plumber expertise who passed away on Tuesday, April 6, 2021.  Dave was part of the CtBS family of workers for over 18 years.  His specialty was plumbing and he did most of the installation and oversaw that all the connections to the water and sewer lines were handled correctly.  Dave will be miss by all.

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No Wall Panel Build in 2021

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Volunteer

Tired of all the negative news and discussions we hear every day?

Your hands-on effort can make a difference in this community!

Please consider giving a few hours of your time to support your community.

There are many different ways to help.

For more information please contact:

Hank Baust

bausthd@gmail.com

Cell:  937-546-0085