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Becky Engen

Becky Engen has a passion for writing and building and engaging with communities through social media. She graduated from St. Cloud State University, and began her career in marketing and advertising as a junior copywriter and social media specialist. Becky joined the Twin Cities Habitat marketing team in 2013 as the Digital Marketing Program Manager and loves that she continues to learn something new each and every day about the great people who work for, volunteer with, and are served through the organization.

House and pine tree covered in snow.

Tips on Maintaining Your Home During Wintertime in Minnesota

With the extreme snow and cold we've come to expect during Minnesota winters, our team shares their tips on what you can do as a homeowner to prepare your house for the worst winter weather conditions. First on the list? Your thermostat. To save...

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AmeriCorps members posing for a photo in an in-progress house.

Join us on January 20 for a Day of Service!

Each January, on the third Monday of the month, we honor Dr. Martin Luther King with a special holiday that has been declared a "day of service" in...

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Gayle's family cabin, complete with new windows from ReStore.

ReStore Recap: Holiday DIY,  plus year-end donations

We're in the full swing of the holiday season with the New Year on the horizon, and it's time to start thinking about indoor DIY projects and...

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A bright red shed in the snow, with solar panels on the roof.

Solar-ready Habitat homes

From building ENERGY STAR certified homes, to meeting LEED standards on our new home builds , to tackling special energy-efficient projects like our...

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Volunteers needed to support our new builds

Although Twin Cities Habitat for Humanity provides opportunities for individuals and groups to volunteer year-round, we have three builds coming up...

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1 in four housholds

Home is [still] out of reach for many Minnesotans

Maybe you've heard about the affordable housing crisis. Do you know the data behind it? A few months ago, Minnesota Housing Partnership (MHP)...

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ReStore Recap: A DIYers dream

The ReStore team has been busy putting together an amazing lineup of DIY posts after wrapping our Earth Day Upcycle Challenge a few months back, and...

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End of Single-Family Zoning in Minneapolis Creates Big Opportunities

If you've kept up with the news, especially news around budgets and housing, then you've probably heard of the new policy that puts an end to...

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ReStore Recap: A summer full of DIY and incredible volunteers

It has been a busy few months over on the ReStoration Corner blog, where we've been highlighting everything from our DIY projects and inspo, to our...

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Celebrating and Learning with our LGBTQIA community

As an organization, Twin Cities Habitat has been dedicating time and resources to fully embrace our newest value of Equity & Inclusion. From...

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