What We're Grateful For in 2022

Posted at 8:00 AM on November 24, 2022

It's wonderful to have traditions like Thanksgiving that ask us to slow down, reflect, and give thanks. This year, we're sharing...

Home Provides a Hub for Friends, Family, and More

Posted at 1:15 PM on September 8, 2022

This summer, Twin Cities Habitat held a Homeowner Photo Contest for Habitat homeowners. Matias and Camila were the first-place...

My Best Memories Happened at My Nana's House

Posted at 12:00 PM on August 13, 2022

Sienna is 15 and a sophomore in high school. She shares this guest blog about how important her nana's Habitat home is for her...

Warm Hearts and Warm Homes

Posted at 10:00 AM on January 18, 2022

Family has always been important to Cynthia. So much so that after working for FedEx for 26 years, she retired early in 2012 in...

20+ Years of Warmth and Love in Deborah's Habitat Home

Posted at 9:30 AM on January 7, 2022

Deborah has fond memories of her childhood. Her mom was a natural host, and her home was always filled with people. Friends,...

Habitat Homeowner Celebrates Paying Off Her Mortgage

Posted at 11:48 AM on October 25, 2021

At Habitat, we often say that receiving the keys to your new home is the exciting beginning of your homeownership journey. But an...

Sofiya’s Story of Strength and Resilience through Tragedy

Posted at 12:15 PM on September 7, 2021

A tragedy left Sofiya devastated. She found hope in her Habitat home. This is her story. (Content warning: death of a child.)

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Why Julia loves telling her story of becoming a Habitat homeowner

Posted at 10:00 AM on June 4, 2021

Julia had just finished pulling weeds in the yard of her Habitat home in the Jordan neighborhood of North Minneapolis. Sitting on...

Selling Back a Habitat Home for the Next Generation

Posted at 2:00 PM on March 18, 2021

Buying a home with Habitat is transformative for a family in many ways. But every homeowner’s journey is unique. Some Habitat...

A Brush With Kindness Can Ease a Burden During a Difficult Time

Posted at 10:00 AM on February 17, 2021

Amber and her children moved into their house in 2006. Her home was wonderful, but over time certain repairs came to be too much...