Book & Film Club

Do you enjoygood reading, meaningful discussion and great company? Attend our next meeting as we dive into themes like housing, poverty, race, class, social change, and the meaning of home.  The Club’s program runs one evening a month from October – May.

Make a difference by creating dialog and understanding.

“I feel inspired! Coming together from different perspectives but with a common goal is critical to solving our community’s housing problems.”  -2011 Book & Film Club Participant

For more information contact Jill Kilibarda at 612-305-7140 or jill.kilibarda@tchabitat.org.

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Habitat Immersion Retreat

Want to do something meaningful this Spring? Looking to understand the realities of living in substandard housing or of homelessness in the Twin Cities? Feeling called to fight poverty and wondering "what can I do?" Then the annual Habitat Immersion Retreat is for you!

You'll experience the daily challenges faced by people living in poverty by visiting Twin Cities' emergency shelters, affordable rental and homeownership providers and talking directly with people who have firsthand experience]. You'll also participate in various solutions such as helping to build a Habitat house and visiting the State Capitol to meet with lawmakers. Our goal is for you to leave the retreat with motivation and hope, armed with skills to make a difference.

Spring 2016

When: Our next 3-day retreat will be in spring 2016.

Where: Lodging and meals provided at the Russ Ewald Center for Urban Service in Minneapolis (staying at the retreat center is strongly encouraged but not required)

Cost: $50 (This retreat is made affordable through a generous grant. If the cost is a concern please let us know.)

For further information, contact Jill Kilibarda at 612-305-7140 or jill.kilibarda@tchabitat.org.

Habitat-Hero-1Advocate: Become a Housing Hero

Housing solutions need strong government partnerships, so please join us in asking our elected officials to support affordable housing. Join us in advocating for specific legislation and spreading the word that everyone needs a place they can afford to call home.

Learn how you can become Habitat Housing Hero today!

Online Learning Center

Housing issues can seem complex and overwhelming, so we’ve created some activities and resources to help. Please share this information with others and help our community become more aware of the benefits of a better housing system.

Pay this game to find out why housing matters in our community

WHY does housing matter?

 

Play this puzzle game to find out why housing matters so much to our community. You’ll be surprised by some of the answers.

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Play this game to learn about solutions to housing problems in our region.

WHAT DOES THE SOLUTION LOOK LIKE?

Play this game to test your memory and visualize the solution to fix our region’s housing problems.

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Where the money goes

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.

88.8% Programs & Services, 8.3% fundraising, 2.9% Administration

Every $1 you donate results in almost $2 of economic activity in our community.

Twin Cities Habitat for Humanity is a 501 (c)(3) non-profit recognized by the IRS. Tax ID Number: 36-3363171