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Volunteer Spotlight: Paul Gadway

Name: Paul Gadway Occupation: Retired Volunteer Roles at Habitat: My main role is the volunteer site supervisor for the millwork crew. I do help with other aspects of the construction Years Volunteering with Habitat: I have just started my 11th year volunteering on Habitat projects. Favorite Thing about Volunteering at Habitat: All the people I […]

Volunteering — Beyond the Walls

At CMHFH, volunteers are the backbone of our mission. As a non-profit we depend on our volunteers’ generosity, especially the sharing of their treasured time. Habitat is blessed and fortunate to have many ready hands to pound a nail, raise a wall, brush on fresh paint and or install a window. This is the heart […]

SCTCC student recognized for Habitat home design

On May 2, Megan Kath, a student at St. Cloud Technical and Community College, was recognized for her winning home design. Students from Jed Johnson’s Architectural Design Class designed home plans for a 2018 Habitat Home. Experts in the field judged the submitted plans and picked Megan’s design as the top design in the class. […]

Board Spotlight: Hailey Hollenhorst

Name: Hailey Hollenhorst, Board Vice-President Occupation: Financial Advisor Why did you want to be on Habitat’s board? I did a Habitat for Humanity International Build in Ghana and was drawn to the mission immediately. I wanted to get involved with my local Habitat for Humanity chapter once I got back! How long have you been […]

Volunteer Spotlight: Cheryl Roberts

Name: Cheryl Roberts Occupation: Team Lead at Target Volunteer Roles at Habitat: Events committee, office work, helping on the construction site Years Volunteering with Habitat: 5 years Favorite Thing about Volunteering at Habitat: Meeting all the different people at the events (Habitat families, donors, volunteers, etc.). Why Volunteer? To get out of the house and […]

Two volunteers hit 500-hour milestone

  We truly are not able to accomplish our mission of providing affordable housing to families in need without the help of our volunteers. In 2017, we had 687 volunteers give over 10,890 volunteer hours! The estimated value of a volunteers’ time in the state of Minnesota is $26.40 an hour. At that rate, our volunteers […]