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Habitat for Humanity of Douglas County
November 3, 2017
Habitat for Humanity seeking applicants for 2018
Habitat for Humanity of Douglas County is seeking families who are in need homes to be built in 2018. According to family services coordinator Sara Gronholz, there is no wait list currently so it is a good time to apply.
November 3, 2017 - 9:58am
April 24, 2016
Habitat for Humanity looks to the future
Nearly 50 homes have been built or renovated for people in need throughout Douglas County in the past 20 years, thanks to Habitat for Humanity...
April 24, 2016 - 9:29am
Habitat to dedicate new home in Alexandria
The community is invited to celebrate the dedication of a new Habitat for Humanity of Douglas County (HFHDC) home on Tuesday, June 30 at 4:30...
June 24, 2015 - 12:00am
May 15, 2015
HFH says, ‘ Yes we can!’
Nearly 500 people come out to support Habitat efforts
May 15, 2015 - 12:00am
April 3, 2015
Kick off spring with Habitat for Humanity
Habitat for Humanity of Douglas County (HFHDC) invites interested community members to attend the Spring Volunteer Kickoff event on Thursday, April 9 from 4:30 to 6 p.m. at the ReStore, 1211 N. Nokomis NE, Alexandria. Attendees will learn about summer construction, repair projects...
April 3, 2015 - 12:00am
February 6, 2015
Habitat, Thrivent partner to build homes
Habitat for Humanity of Douglas County (HFHDC) was awarded $139,400 from Thrivent Financial to support the Thrivent Builds with Habitat for Humanity program. Thrivent Builds is an ongoing multi-year, multi-million dollar partnership between Habitat for Humanity International and...
February 6, 2015 - 12:00am
Habitat seeks families to own homes
Habitat for Humanity invites families that want more information about homeownership to attend its open house event on Tuesday, August 12 from 6:30 to 8 p.m. at 1634 Jasmine Drive, Alexandria. Committee members will be on hand to answer questions and help with the application process. Habitat...
August 6, 2014 - 12:00am
August 1, 2014
Habitat announces new board member, officers
Habitat for Humanity of Douglas County (HFHDC) recently elected new board member Ken Pederson. The board also elected officers Irene Vagle, president;...
August 1, 2014 - 12:00am
July 18, 2014
Building neighborhoods, building community
Habitat to hold dedication for three homes
July 18, 2014 - 12:00am
May 30, 2014
Two homes in five days
Local builders and subcontractors unite to provide housing
May 30, 2014 - 12:00am
May 16, 2014
Breakfast served with a mission
Crowd of 550 attended Wednesday’s Habitat for Humanity fundraiser
May 16, 2014 - 12:00am
Habitat for Humanity of Douglas County receives Edina Realty Foundation grant
Habitat for Humanity of Douglas County (HFHDC) received a grant from The Edina Realty Foundation to help support its mission to bring people together to build homes, communities and hope. Habitat for Humanity builds and repairs houses all over the world using volunteer labor and...
May 16, 2014 - 12:00am
May 2, 2014
Public invited to groundbreaking event for newest Habitat home
The public is invited to attend a groundbreaking ceremony to jumpstart the newest Thrivent Builds with Habitat for Humanity home for Nathan Fiala and Holly Schroeder and their five children. The ceremony will be held on Monday, May 5 at 4:30 p.m. at 1807 Jasmine Drive, Alexandria. This...
May 2, 2014 - 12:00am
April 24, 2014
A new place to treasure hunt: ReStore
Sales will benefit Habitat for Humanity
April 24, 2014 - 9:15am
April 11, 2014
Habitat to build two more home, thanks to donations from Thrivent
Habitat for Humanity of Douglas County (HFHDC) was awarded $151,500 from Thrivent Financial to build two homes in Alexandria, with construction to begin in May. From the national partnership’s inception in 2005, Thrivent Financial and its members have now committed more than $200...
April 11, 2014 - 12:00am