The Foster Family
A big-hearted single-mom gets A Brush with Kindness.Read More
A Brush with Kindness (ABWK), Habitat's home repair program, helps preserve homeownership by partnering with homeowners struggling to maintain their home. When basic expenses exceed income month after month, home maintenance is the usual casualty. Years of deferred maintenance can cause a downward spiral of home deterioration and unsafe living conditions.
|Family Size||Maximum Yearly Gross Income|
A Brush with Kindness staff and volunteers use donations to help people in restoring their homes through simple acts of kindness so that homeowners can once again live in a safe and decent home with dignity. The type of projects done include:
Complete a Homeowner Application
Eligible homeowners whose applications are accepted get a home visit from an ABWK staffer to assess what work must be done.
Do you have questions about which documents are needed in addition to the application? Check out our ABWK Application Help Page to make sure you have all the right documents.
The end results are homes that are safe and well maintained, homeowners who are able to keep their homes, and neighborhoods that are renewed.
Twin Cities Habitat for Humanity strives to do the most good with every single dollar entrusted to us. Rest assured that a gift to support our mission creates an immediate and significant impact for the families and communities we partner with.
Every $1 you donate results in almost $2 of economic activity in our community.