SPOONER, WI -- Wild Rivers Habitat for Humanity is currently seeking two partner families for proposed home builds; one in Burnett County and one in Washburn County. Individuals who have an interest in partnering with Wild Rivers Habitat for Humanity are encouraged to apply.
The applications and additional information regarding eligibility and program requirements can be obtained by visiting www.wildrivershabitat.org.
If you do not have access to the internet, call our Programs and Operations Director at 715-553-0467 for more information. Some of the application criteria are demonstrating a need for safe, affordable housing, a willingness to partner, and meeting income/credit guidelines.
Partner families work together with Wild Rivers Habitat for Humanity over the course of about 15 to 18 months to build a decent, affordable home. They pay a zero to low-interest mortgage, property taxes and house insurance. Habitat’s mission is to help those in need to succeed by offering a hand-up, and we offer many programs to give families the skills they need to be successful.
About Wild Rivers Habitat for Humanity
Wild Rivers Habitat for Humanity is a non-profit local affiliate of Habitat for Humanity International and builds strength, stability, and self-reliance through shelter in Burnett, Polk, Rusk and Washburn Counties in northwestern Wisconsin. WRHFH provides housing assistance by constructing, rehabilitating and preserving homes for income-qualified individuals and families. Wild Rivers Habitat for Humanity has constructed over 47 homes since its formation in 1997 and has completed over 400 projects through it's home repair and painting program. To donate funds, building materials or to volunteer, visit www.wildrivershabitat.org.
About Wild Rivers Habitat for Humanity ReStores
The St. Croix Falls and Spooner ReStores sell new and gently-used home improvement goods, furniture, home accessories, building materials, and appliances to the public at a fraction of the retail price. The proceeds are used by our local Habitat for Humanity affiliate to help build and renovate homes in Burnett, Polk, Rusk, and Washburn Counties. There are currently 22 ReStores in Wisconsin and nearly 850 throughout the US and Canada. To donate, shop or volunteer, visit www.wildrivershabitat.org