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In 2012, Twin Cities Habitat became the first nonprofit in the state to acquire Yellow Ribbon status – which means we are accredited by the VA to provide services to military families. Learn more at www.BeyondTheYellowRibbon.Org

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APPLY FOR HABITAT HOMEOWNERSHIP

Twin Cities Habitat for Humanity builds and rehabs homes throughout the seven-county metropolitan area. Habitat sells homes with an affordable, low-interest mortgage with a payment that is never more than 30% of a family’s monthly income at time of closing.

QUALIFICATIONS
  • Live in the Twin Cities for at least one year.
  • Meet income guidelines and credit standards. No bankruptcy in the last two years.
  • Attend homeowner trainings.
  • Contribute 175-350 hours of work toward the construction of Habitat homes.
  • All Veterans are exempt from having to be first time homebuyers. 
Have questions about your eligibility or how to apply? Contact us at veterans@tchabitat.org  or 612-305-7621.

APPLY FOR HELP WITH HOME REPAIRS THROUGH A BRUSH WITH KINDNESS

A Brush with Kindness paints, repairs and restores homes of low income residents.

QUALIFICATIONS:
  • Home must be owner-occupied.
  • Home must have work that Habitat and its volunteers have the resources to complete.
  • Veteran Homeowners must have lived in their home for at least 1 year.
  • For extensive projects, homeowners may be asked to pledge financial assistance to a homeowner in need if they sell or refinance their home within 7 years.
  • Homeowner must be home at all times when volunteers are there working on the home.

Have questions about your eligibility or how to apply? Contact our Veteran Coordinator at 612-788-8169.

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ADDITIONAL RESOURCES 

Here are additional community support, training, services and resources for Minnesota servicemembers and their families:

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SUBCONTRACTOR WORK

Twin Cities Habitat frequently works with subcontractors to complete work on our construction sites. To view current bid opportunities, please visit our Subcontractors page at www.tchabitat.org/subcontractors.

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

Twin Cities Habitat offers full-time, part-time and internship positions, as well as a generous employment packages for staff working 20 or more hours per week. To learn more about careers at Twin Cities Habitat, or to apply for a current opening, please visit www.tchabitat.org/careers.

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VETERANS INITIATIVE SPONSOR

Thank you to The Home Depot Foundation for sponsoring Twin Cities Habitat’s Veterans Initiative!

 

Habitat Veterans Initiative News

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