NEWS

Governor’s Volunteer Awards

Congratulations to our volunteers who received the Governor's Volunteer Awards this year. Without all your hard work, we wouldn't be able to do what we do. And thanks to Ames Ford Lincoln for loaning us vehicles to take our large group down! Not pictured (yet) the...

Volunteer Appreciation Week

We would like to thank all of our amazing volunteers that help us with our mission! You don't have to build a house to volunteer with Habitat. You can help at our store, office, or join our board or a committee. For more information about volunteer opportunities email...

Full Time Habitat Store Operations Manager Position

Full Time Habitat Store Operations Manager Position Are you looking for a new and exciting position in a growing industry? Join Habitat for Humanity of Central Iowa (Ames) as a Habitat Store Operations Manager. Our store is growing and we need a seasoned store manager...

Yor Family Dedication

Here at Habitat for Humanity of Central Iowa, we are so excited to announce the dedication of the Yor Family!  We also would like to thank the city of Huxley and Huxley Fareway, for their generous donation of water at the event. Thank you for your generous...

Habitat For Humanity Magazine

Habitat For Humanity Magazine

Habitat for Humanity published an article in the December issue of Habitat about one of our own partner families! Read the article below and check out habitat.org for more stories about the work that Habitat for Humanity is doing...

Thank you U.S. Bank Foundation!

Thank you U.S. Bank Foundation!

We would like to thank U.S Bank Foundation for their generous gift to Habitat for Humanity of Central Iowa. We are pleased to have such generous supporters of Habitat for Humanity's mission of affordable housing for all! We would also like to thank Joshua Kummer,...

Festival of Trees at The Octagon

Habitat for Humanity of Central Iowa participated in the Octagon's annual Festival of Trees this year with a display entitled "Welcome Home". Complete with a door, window, and welcome mat; visit the Octagon to get the full experience of coming home for Christmas. The...

3rd Annual Rake and Run

The 3rd Annual Rake and Run was a huge hit two weekends ago as the ISU Habitat Chapter partnered with Habitat for Humanity of Central Iowa to help rake yards and raise money for Habitat! On the 5th, students met around 8:30 and traveled around Ames in three teams,...

New Home in Story City

New Home in Story City

Volunteers from Kum & Go along with Habitat have been working all week on a home going up in Story City for the Cornelis family. The home is expected to be ready early spring 2017.  The help of our wonderful volunteers and donors make homes like this possible....