Anna Skemp is the Marketing and Events Associate. Anna aspires to help others and create positive community. She graduated from The College of Saint Benedict with a communication degree and a strong desire to work in the non-profit sphere. Anna arrived at Habitat for Humanity after internships with The Children’s Hospital and Clinics of Minnesota and Youth Frontiers. She is a music lover, a yoga enthusiast, and a firm believer in smiling.
Here at Twin Cities Habitat for Humanity, we’re gearing up for the party of the year! The 2019 Hard Hat & Black Tie Gala is on Saturday, May 4 at Hilton-Minneapolis. In honor of the 20th anniversary of Hard Hat, we want this to be the most successful event ever by raising $1,000,000! Every year the auction is a highlight of the event and this year is no different. With the help of numerous generous donors, we’ve gathered fabulous live and silent auction items. Check out this live auction preview of what we have in store so you can get ready to start bidding!
The Twin Cities Habitat ReStore team is geared up and ready for the holiday season. With new DIY projects, donations, and ways to get involved with our ReStore. Check out what's new on the Restoration Blog!
At Twin Cities Habitat, the idea of generational impact is extremely prevalent. For partnering families, the stability and safety of home will be passed from parent to child for years to come. But, the generational impact does not stop at families and can be witnessed out on site with our volunteers.
Last Thursday, Twin Cities Habitat dedicated the home of the newest Habitat Homeowners, Ying and Kou. It was a gorgeous evening with many smiling faces, not to mention a house full of amazing volunteers and adorable kids.
Fall is off to a great start for the New Brighton and Minneapolis ReStore. Our donation season is here and we couldn't be happier! We are proud of the huge milestone hit at the end of August, reaching 1,000 monthly donations. From donation prep to window replacement, we are excited to share all the ReStore news with you. Check out our latest headlines below!
On Monday, August 27, Twin Cities Habitat celebrated five families who purchased homes on the open market through Habitat's Homeownership Program. The families gathered to share their stories with each other and Habitat staff.
This past week, on a gorgeous Monday afternoon, 128 golfers joined Twin Cities Habitat for the annual Raise the Roof Golf Tournament fundraiser.
On Thursday, July 19, Twin Cities Habitat celebrated two Habitat Homeowners in a house filled with family, friends, and Habitat supporters.