Meet the Bierbrodt-Gayken Family

Steven and Mara (Bierbrodt) Gayken live in Mason City with their 5 children.  With such a large family, this couple got stuck in the ongoing cycle of renting.  As their family grew, it became more difficult to find affordable and safe housing, that was large enough to fit their needs.  After being stuck in the…

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Habitat for Humanity NCI Celebrates 25 Years in North Iowa

This year marks the 25th Anniversary for Habitat for Humanity of North Central Iowa (HFHNCI), and a family-focused celebration will be held on Saturday, October 19th. The celebration is open to the public, and all are invited to participate from 11am to 1pm at the Habitat facility, 517 1st Street NW in Mason City. There…

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Women Build Event to Build Walls for New Home in Garner, Iowa

The Habitat ReStore parking lot will soon be buzzing with activity as the site of Habitat’s 5th Women Build Event.  Women from the community will be constructing the walls for Habitat’s next home located in Garner, Iowa. A total of 30 women are signed up to build on Saturday, October 5th, from 8:30am-4:00pm. The response…

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Groundbreaking to be held for a New Habitat Home in Garner

Habitat for Humanity of North Central Iowa is pleased announce the groundbreaking of the next home to be built in Garner. The public is invited to the ceremony, which is scheduled to take place on Thursday, May 23 at 5:30 pm at 1080 Grove Ave. Support for this project comes from the City of Garner,…

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