August, 2010 Habitat Campus Chapter of the Year Award
Illinois Wesleyan and Illinois
State Universities’ joint student chapter of Habitat for Humanity has been
selected for the 2010 Habitat for Humanity Campus Chapter of the Year award.
ISU/IWU Habitat for Humanity the groundbreaking for the 17th annual Collegiate home to be built with the Susan Giermann family on 404 East Douglas St. in Bloomington. Festivities start at noon. All are invited.
January 20th, 2010- Clinker Classic donates $750!
ISU Habitat is excited to announce that participants of the Clinker Classic Annual Golf Tournament donated the generous amount of $750 to our organization. This is the second year that members of the golf tournament have donated and we are happy and very thankful to have their support!
December 3, Affordable Green Housing Forum
Public Forum 7pm Thursday, December 3, 2009
October 31, 2009 Sixth Annual Trick or Treat for Change raises over $16,000!
ISU/IWU Habitat for Humanity is very proud to announce that the official total for 2009 Trick or Treat for Change is $16,143.78!!! Thank you so much to all of our fabulous student volunteers who went trick-or-treating, to the Bloomington-Normal community for their amazing and generous support and a special thanks to the ISU Leadership and Service Unit.
October 23, 2009 ISU/IWU Habitat Receives Grant from Bike & Build, Inc.
We are excited to announce that we have received a generous grant of over $7,300 from Bike & Build, Inc.! Thank you so much to Bike & Build, Inc. for their continued support of ISU/IWU Habitat for Humanity!
August 29, 2009 ISU\IWU Habitat to build 2 homes
Groundbreaking for the 15th and 16th ISU\IWU Collegiate homes will take place at noon on August 29th near the corner of Lumber and W. Grove Street in Bloomington (see map). These will be the first LEED-certified homes in McLean County.
April 18, 2009 - Montgomery Home House Blessing
On Saturday April 18th, the 14th ISU\IWU Collegiate Home Houseblessing was held at 415 W. Vernon Street -- the site of the Amanda Montgomery family's new home. Planning is now underway for the 15th and 16th homes, which will be the first LEED-certified homes in McLean County.
October 11, 2008 - New Record!
The ISU and IWU volunteers set a new record for
finishing the roof, one month earlier than any of the previous homes. (see
Bike and Build donates $5,860 to the ISU\IWU Home!
September 6, 2008 Groundbreaking
Please join us and the Montgomery family for the groundbreaking for the 14th consecutive ISU\IWU Habitat for Humanity Collegiate Home.
415 Vernon Street, Normal
April 20, 2008 Faculty
Advisor of the Year!
Tom Gerschick receives the Student Life Faculty Advisor of the Year award at the annual student life leadership banquet.
April 19, 2008 Houseblessing!!
The official houseblessing of Kurt and Sarina Peavler's new home, the 13th consecutive student-built ISU-IWU Habitat for Humanity home took place on Saturday. See our photo gallery click on "21 Richwood Trail" (on the left). With the receipt of a $10,000 award from State Farm Insurance, the two chapters reach their goal of raising %50,000 for the home.
November 29, 2007 New Chipotle sponsors fundraiser.
November 15, 2007 Thank you State Farm!
Fall, 2007 Noodles contributes $200
October 20, 2007 Class raises over $1,000
April 22, 2007: Outstanding!
November 29, 2006
October 31, 2006: Trick or Treat
September 15, 2006: Bikers donate