Habitat staff had the opportunity to learn more about religious equality and being Muslim in Sioux Falls, recently. Taneeza Islam spent time with us at a staff meeting, answering questions and sharing insights. Taneeza is from Michigan and moved to SF with her family about five years ago. She runs a private immigration law practice […]
We are proud to announce that our Habitat friends represented! We sold more non-profit tickets than any other organization in Skyforce history. The Skyforce will donate $303 to us, which will buy three bedroom doors. Doors that teenagers will close for some privacy. Doors that parents will close to work through a disagreement. Doors that […]
We are honored to be a recipient of one of the 2017 KELOLAND Tradition of Caring awards. Thank you KELO! As a recipient, we will have the opportunity to air PSAs about our mission and ReStore. Our Executive Director, Patty Brooks, was interviewed by Don Jorgensen, spotlighting our efforts and accomplishments. Go team!
The Call for Artists for the 2017 ReStorAtion Art Auction is available! Download it and participate! The event will be on Saturday, April 22, 2017 at 7 pm at Icon Event Hall + Lounge. Local artists, DIYers, makers and carpenters are invited to repurpose ReStore items into works of art that will be sold at […]
As numerous studies have shown, when parties have an investment in a process, they are more likely to show long-term commitment, take it seriously, and feel personally vested. Habitat for Humanity is based on this premise. Thus, our partner families BUY the homes THEY help build. 1. Being a Habitat partner family is approximately a two […]