The Daniels Family

Autumn Daniels is a current partner family in our six-house construction project, and the mother of four. Below she shares how important being a homeowner is to her and her family.  “I have known about Habitat for a few years now, and like many others, I thought it was a free house.

The Johnson Family

Kacy Johnson is a mother of two young boys and is currently a partner family in our six-home construction project. Below she talks about how Helena Habitat has helped her family: “My partnership with Habitat started with almost no knowledge on my part of what this organization does for people. I was

The Saarinen Family

Shelby Saarinen and her son, Sean, are part of our current six-home construction project. Below, Shelby talks about how being a part of Habitat's Mutual Self-Help Housing program has impacted her and her son: "Habitat is the blessing I didn't know I deserved. When I had more than one friend suggest to

The Vincent Family

Dedicated July 25th, 2019 Ms. Vincent always dreamed of owning her own home but experienced the common hurdles of a single-earner household. She found out about the Habitat program and knew this was a way she could make her dream a reality. Ms. Vincent has worked incredibly hard over the past year

The Johnson Family

Dedicated July 25th, 2019 The Johnson Family came to Helena Habitat because they were living in an apartment that was too small and wasn’t meeting their needs. The Johnson’s felt stuck because of the lack of affordable rentals and homes for purchase. Despite Ms. Johnson’s job with the State of Montana, she

The Pocha Family

  Dedicated July 25th, 2019 Ms. Pocha came to Helena Habitat after years of working to repair her trailer. She had done what she could to make it home for her and her family, but was tired of pouring money into what felt like an unsustainable and sometimes unsafe housing situation. She

The Kerpa Family

Dedicated July 25th, 2019 Ms. Kerpa has always wanted the very best future for her daughter. Part of this dream was for them to own a home that she could grow up in and have stability. Despite Ms. Kerpa working very hard in her career, housing prices in Helena kept her from

The Dolecheck Family

Dedicated July 25th, 2019 Mr. Dolecheck came to Helena Habitat shortly after he devastatingly lost his daughter to cancer. It was his dream to build the home that his daughter had always wanted for him. Through a year of working alongside five other families, this dream is becoming a reality. The Dolecheck

The Heimann Family

Dedicated July 25th, 2019 The Heimann’s came to Helena Habitat after struggling to find an affordable rental that suited the needs of their family. Ms. Heimann is a local grade school teacher who was ready to buy her own home but was not able to find anything she could afford as the