Construction Begins on Habitat Pilot Container Home Project

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August 9, 2020

Blayne Roeder and Taylor Allen plan Everesting bicycle ride to support Habitat for Humanity of Monroe County

Bloomington residents and avid cyclists Blayne Roeder and Taylor Allen have been racking up some serious training miles in preparation for a local fundraising challenge to raise money for Habitat for Humanity of Monroe County (HFHMC). Roeder and Allen and plan to climb the height of Mount Everest (29,029 feet) in one bicycle ride this […]

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July 15, 2020

Women Build Committee Wins “Be More Empowered” Award From City of Bloomington’s Volunteer Network

Women Build Committee Wins “Be More Empowered” Award From City of Bloomington’s Volunteer Network We’re so excited to announce that our Women Build Committee has been honored with the “Be More Empowered” award from the City of Bloomington Volunteer Network’s Be More Awards for 2020. This award come with a $500 donation that will go […]

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July 13, 2020

Construction Begins on Habitat Pilot Container Home Project

On July 8, we were so excited to welcome a small group of volunteers back on a build site for the first time since March! The focus of this crew was (and will continue to be in the next few months) the construction of our pilot container home project funded in large part by the […]

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July 1, 2020

Habitat Receives Emergency Grant Funding from United Way to SUpport Virtual Learning

We are so grateful to announce that our affiliate has been selected as a grant recipient from the United Way of Monroe County COVID-19 Emergency Fund grant program. We will be using the funds we are receiving to help us enhance our homeowner education program (virtual learning here we come!!) ensuring Habitat families are able […]

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June 11, 2020

Read the June 2020 Issue of the Habitat Blueprint Newsletter

The June 2020 Issue of the Habitat Blueprint Newsletter is now available. We’ve just posted our June 2020 edition of the Habitat Blueprint newsletter. Inside this issue: An important update from our CEO Wendi Links to a limited edition Women Build 2020 apparel sale Ways to help us “restock our ReStore” Special thanks to key […]

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May 21, 2020

ReStore Reopening for Business Friday, May 22

As a home improvement thrift store, the Monroe County ReStore is a significant community resource that has been unavailable since mid-March when we closed due to the COVID-19 public health crisis. We have spent time during this closure learning about ways to improve our safety measures and mitigate risk for staff, customers, and donors. We […]

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August 9, 2020

Blayne Roeder and Taylor Allen plan Everesting bicycle ride to support Habitat for Humanity of Monroe County

Bloomington residents and avid cyclists Blayne Roeder and Taylor Allen have been racking up some serious training miles in preparation for a local fundraising challenge to raise money for Habitat for Humanity of Monroe County (HFHMC). Roeder and Allen and plan to climb the height of Mount Everest (29,029 feet) in one bicycle ride this […]

Read More >>

July 15, 2020

Women Build Committee Wins “Be More Empowered” Award From City of Bloomington’s Volunteer Network

Women Build Committee Wins “Be More Empowered” Award From City of Bloomington’s Volunteer Network We’re so excited to announce that our Women Build Committee has been honored with the “Be More Empowered” award from the City of Bloomington Volunteer Network’s Be More Awards for 2020. This award come with a $500 donation that will go […]

Read More >>

July 13, 2020

Construction Begins on Habitat Pilot Container Home Project

On July 8, we were so excited to welcome a small group of volunteers back on a build site for the first time since March! The focus of this crew was (and will continue to be in the next few months) the construction of our pilot container home project funded in large part by the […]

Read More >>

Thank you sponsors & supporters

 

  • Women Build (two homes, $150,000+)
  • ReStore ($90,000+)
  • Whirlpool Corporation ($90,000+)
  • Bloomington High School North Chapter ($15,000+)
  • Evangelical Community Church ($5,000+)
  • Indiana University Chapter ($5,000)
  • Indiana University School of Optometry ($5,000+)