Our Volunteers

Whether it’s the regular crew volunteer who is on site two days a week or someone serving on the dedications committee helping to plan our wonderful house¬†celebrations, all our volunteers are valuable to our mission.

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A Heartfelt Thank You from a Local Homeowner

Clarissa is a single mother, and self-employed family child care provider who has been living in her home in Mounds View since 1985.  Clarissa’s responsibilities as a single mother and her limited income make it a challenge for Clarissa to keep up...

Faith In Action with Our Saviours Volunteers

St. Francis of Assisi said, “For it is in giving that we receive.”  Through their work with Habitat for Humanity for the past eleven years, Our Saviour's Lutheran Church in East Bethel has experienced both giving and receiving and has found it har...

Travelers: Decades of partnership

We here at Twin Cities Habitat for Humanity couldn’t get the work done without the help of all of our dedicated partners.

Travelers is one of these partners, and they are certainly dedicated. Since 1990, Travelers has committed over 3,000 voluntee...

[Infographic] How Twin Cities Habitat for Humanity Works

From the families we serve, to the materials and resources we use to create and preserve homeownership, it takes a dedicated community to support us in our mission to eliminate poverty housing in the Twin Cities. Take a look and see how Twin Citie...

Saying goodbye to an old friend

 

A great loss is being felt by the Habitat for Humanity community. Jack Wolters, founder of the RV Care-A-Vanners, passed away at the age of 90 in June.

The RV Care-A-Vanners is a volunteer program for anyone who travels in a recreational vehicle...

Finding Fellowship on the Habitat Build Site

The Dakota Regular Crew originated from the Dakota County Chapter of Habitat for Humanity more than 20 years ago, before the seven-county metro area became Twin Cities Habitat for Humanity.  The 29-member crew regularly helps out on Habitat projec...

Appleton ReStore volunteer brings her passion here

Mary Atkins is dedicated. You can find her between the aisles four days a week at the Twin Cities Habitat for Humanity ReStore, organizing the merchandise and helping customers find exactly what they’re looking for.

She never misses an opportunity...

An Original Habitat Story of Love and Faith

Roger and Vicki Henry are an energetic, passionate, and loving couple and self-proclaimed “Habi-holics.” They have been involved with Twin Cities Habitat for Humanity (TCHFH) since the organization’s early years, and continue to be among the organ...

Be handy! Volunteer at the ReStore


A few months ago, ReStore volunteer Calvin Peterson had a hip replacement. But when we found him at the shop for the Monday morning reset, he was lying on the ground stabilizing a new display of nuts and bolts.

That’s the thing you quickly learn a...

One Day Changes Lives

 

Not too long after the Charles Schwab volunteers starting erecting walls at the Sherburne Avenue build site in St. Paul, a neighbor passed by praising them for their good work.

“She was all smiles,” said one volunteer. “She said she was a Habita...