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Habitat for Humanity has built 2,000 Minnesota homes

Habitat for Humanity affiliates in Minnesota marked a major milestone at the end of 2012 with the dedication of the 2,000th home located in St. Louis Park. Aitkin County Habitat for Humanity is among the 32 Habitat affiliates statewide that have made this milestone possible, having built 13 houses since its founding in 1993.

The Aitkin County affiliate is drawing up plans and selecting a partner family to build a home in Aitkin starting in 2013. For more information, or to volunteer or donate, call 218-927.5656 or email

Denton (Denny) Newman Jr.
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