Success Stories

Our volunteers are the heart of our operation. We simply could not succeed in our mission to build simple, decent and affordable housing without the support of people like you who give their time and talents to our organization. We hope you enjoy reading about some of our remarkable volunteers and hope they inspire you to get involved with us in some special way.


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Raised in Great Falls, Montana, Dick was putting himself through school at Montana State University when the country called for him to serve.  Five days after finishing his degree in mechanical engineering, he found himself at boot camp,...
Covenant Partners After God's Heart, Protomet, and Brown Bag are joining forces with volunteers from Wallace Memorial Baptist Church to  build the house that the Young family will purchase this summer. Volunteer Rhonda Archer captured great...
KHFH elects Jay McBride as the chairman of the board of directors and welcomes new board member Elizabeth Carroll. Jay McBride has been involved in the construction industry for thirty years. He is a partner in TJ Development & Management, LLC...
Meet Veteran and Volunteer John Hartigan A veteran of the US Navy (Korean Conflict), an outdoorsman and world traveler, an author and photographer, and a husband, father, and grandfather, John Hartigan has generously contributed many talents to...

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