Category Archives: News & Events

Board Member Named One of 40 Under 40

Congratulations to our Board member, Melissa Johnston, on being named one of Minneapolis-St Paul Business Journal’s #40under40. The 40 people chosen are business and community leaders in the Twin Cities. Melissa is Vice President of Business Banking at Highland Bank, and we are so thankful to have her on our Board of Directors! Check out the article here....

The Mission Continues Partners with Rebuilding Together

We are thrilled to partner with The Mission Continues, a national nonprofit organization that empowers veterans who are adjusting to life at home to find purpose through community impact. They mobilize veteran volunteers alongside nonprofit partners and community leaders to solve some of the most challenging issues facing local communities: improving community education resources, building community gardens, mentoring at-risk youth and more. Through this service model, veterans build new skills and networks that help them...

Partnership with Saint Kate’s Improves our Accessibility Services

We are extremely proud of our partnership with Saint Catherine University’s graduate Occupational Therapy program and Associate Professor Catherine Sullivan. Through this partnership, we collaborate on service-learning projects that involve graduate occupational therapy (OT) students evaluating the homes of low-income older adults for safety and making recommendations for modifications designed to reduce the risk of falls and other injuries. Our volunteers and/or contractors then make the modifications that are within the scope of our programs....

Safe and Healthy Housing in the Twin Cities

Rebuilding Together Twin Cities believes that everyone deserves to live independently in a safe and healthy home, which is why safe and healthy housing is the foundation, framework and focus of all our programs and projects. Current research makes clear that our homes can negatively impact our health and put occupants at high risk for fires, falls, moisture and mold, asthma and allergies, toxic exposures such as carbon monoxide, and various other hazards. Many interventions...