Itasca County Habitat for Humanity is a home ownership program for low-income families and individuals in Itasca County MN.
Warner Bros. has teamed up with Habitat for Humanity on "There's No Place Like Home," a national campaign celebrating the 75th Anniversary of the classic film, The Wizard of Oz. The campaign combines fundraising and volunteer efforts to support Habitat's vision of a world where every family has a decent, safe, and affordable place to call home. Learn more about the campaign at www.TheWizardofOz.com/Habitat.
This June, The Judy Garland Museum of Grand Rapids MN, in partnership with Warner Bros. will be working as volunteers to help build one Habitat for Humanity home in Itasca County in support of the "There's No Place Like Home" campaign.
Please consider donating in support of "There's No Place Like Home."
Itasca County Habitat for Humanity (ICHFH) has built 35 safe, decent and affordable homes in Itasca County since 1992. In addition, we hae built 29 homes in Mexico by tithing to Habitat for Humanity International. Not only do your donations support local efforts in Itasca County, they support global efforts to eliminate substandard housing.
A Brush With Kindness (ABWK) is a repair program for low-income homeowners. In keeping with the principle that Habitat is a hand up not a hand out, homeowners who participate in ABWK are required to do sweat equity and pay for the repairs with a zero percent interest loan.
In 2007, Itasca County Habitat for Humanity opend a ReStore. The ReStore is a home improvement store that sells new and used, donated building materials to the general public. Since opening, the ReStore has diverted over 2.5 million pounds of materials for the local landfills ReUse, ReCycle, ReStore.