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These "take charge" traits also apply to Habitat homebuyers. That's what John Bergstrom, a co-founder of Entrepreneurs House, noticed when he first volunteered with Habitat. And that's how "E-House", as we affectionately call it, got started in 2003.

Learn About Entrepreneurs House

Twin Cities Entrepreneurs House is a community service project where mid-tier companies make a big difference. With 40 or 50 businesses joining together, we can build a whole Habitat house for a family - for a lasting social contribution.

PROJECT DETAILS

An all-volunteer steering committee of Twin Cities entrepreneurial leaders recruits companies, raises funds, and schedules volunteers.

VOLUNTEER

We involve 600+ employees from an average of 50 companies and aim to raise $150,000 each year. Volunteering companies bring a team to work on the house for one full day (8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.) in the spring and summer.

HISTORY

The Entrepreneurs House project has been a growing success since 2003.  That first year, we started with 125 volunteers who committed to 10 days. Since then, involvement has increased five-fold, as more and more companies have blended their financial support and volunteer labor to build one Entrepreneurs House each year.

A decade after Entrepreneurs House laid its foundation in the Twin Cities, its supporters have raised over $1 million to support local affordable housing.

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READ ABOUT LATE EHOUSE CO-FOUNDER, WAYNE ATKINS

Wayne’s career was spent working with entrepreneurial businesses and investment firms; companies that were too small to sponsor a Habitat home on their own. That’s where Wayne and his good friend, John Bergstrom, got the idea for Entrepreneurs House.
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DEDICATING THE 13TH EHOUSE HOME IN FRIDLEY

Sadia and Asha beamed as they stood with their family in their brand new living room. "We are so grateful and very excited to begin our lives in this home," Asha said. 
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THE AHMED FAMILY NOW HAS A PLACE TO CALL HOME

Isha Ahmed is a strong woman who has spent most of her life raising her family. She has 14 children, and the four youngest still live with her, along with three of her grandchildren. The family is very excited to move into their new house and start the next stages of their life.

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