Tag Archives: Philanthropy

The American Journey through Song

Sunday, July 27th at 7:00 p.m. Grand Rapids United Methodist Church is hosting a summer benefit concert for Itasca County Habitat for Humanity. The music will include works by these American composers: Stephen Foster, Aaron Copland, Cole Porter, Douglas Moore, … Continue reading

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“There’s No Place Like Home”

In September 2013, Warner Bros. announced a partnership with Habitat for Humanity to launch “There’s No Place Like Home,” a yearlong campaign ce10557292_872450066118436_4391141441619973318_nlebrating the 75th anniversary of the classic film, “The Wizard of Oz”™. All donations to the “There’s No … Continue reading

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Women Build 2014

Women Build, May 14, 2014 {photography by Nathan Bergstedt}  

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Cars for Homes

Your vehicle donation will help Habitat for Humanity build homes in partnership with families in your community. Car donations are another way to support the mission of Habitat for Humanity. When you donate a car to Cars for Homes, you … Continue reading

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Thrivent Financial reaches $200 million in donations to Habitat for Humanity with new 2014 commitment

Itasca County benefits from Thrivent Builds with Habitat for Humanity homebuilding efforts GRAND RAPIDS, MN. (Feb. 25, 2014) – For the ninth consecutive year, Thrivent Financial is committing millions to stabilize, strengthen and secure communities in 2014 through its unique partnership … Continue reading

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Warner Bros. clicks its heels together with Habitat for Humanity for “There’s No Place Like Home” campaign celebrating the 75th anniversary of “The Wizard of Oz”™

Warner Bros. Consumer Products, Warner Bros. Home Entertainment and Warner Bros. Entertainment Corporate Responsibility team up for yearlong fundraising campaign at http://www.thewizardofoz.com/habitat BURBANK, Calif. (Sept. 12, 2013) – Warner Bros. Consumer Products, Warner Bros. Home Entertainment and Warner Bros. Entertainment … Continue reading

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Janelle, our newest partner family!

An accessible house brings safety and peace of mind to being a homeowner. Hello, my name is Janelle Flinck and I have been a lifelong resident of Grand Rapids. I have worked at Short Elliott Hendrickson (SEH) for the past … Continue reading

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There’s No Place Like Home

This article is from “Judy Garland – Letter from Home Blog” http://garlandletterfromhome.blogspot.com/2014/01/january-2014-newsletter-guinness-world.html Two years ago, when seven and a half year-old Reece Veatch visited The Judy Garland Museum, no one could have guessed that Reece would soon be on a … Continue reading

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3,666 Volunteer Hours in 2013

In 2013, Habitat ReStore volunteers donated 3,666 hours of their time and talents. From customer service to furniture repair, the Habitat ReStore offers volunteer opportunities geared toward individual interests and skills. By giving their time, they helped Habitat ReStore do more to support local … Continue reading

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Habitat. We Build.

At Habitat, we build homes and hope. We also build community, opportunity and self-reliance. In more than 70 countries around the world, we construct, rehabilitate and preserve homes and use methods such as microfinance and advocacy to increase access to … Continue reading

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