Bismarck/Mandan Low-Income Homeowners Are Invited to Apply for 2019 Free Home Repairs

Many of our neighbors in the community are unable to provide themselves with basics we take for granted.  Home improvements include repairs and modifications to support a warm, safe and dry environment.  Items we typically address include flooring, plumbing, electrical, appliances, plaster, energy efficiency, handicap accessibility, smoke & carbon monoxide detectors.  Along with making your home warm, safe and dry, our volunteers even do yard work!

Homeowners must:

  1. Complete an Homeowner Application Form and submit required documentation to determine eligibility
  2. Meet income guidelines
  3. Own/reside in their home within 10 mile radius of Bismarck/Mandan
  4. Have current home insurance
  5. Owe no back taxes
  6. Be unable to do the complete repairs without assistance

The work is performed by volunteers, utilizing donated materials and resources at no cost to the homeowner.  Applicants may refer themselves or be referred by an agency, organization, family member, neighbor, church, etc.  Application deadline is October 31, 2018.

To receive an application:

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Get Registered for 2018 Bowling Day

LET THE GOOD TIMES ROLL! Registration is now open for the 16th Annual Rebuilding Together Greater Bismarck-Mandan Area Bowling Tournament and Silent Auction. This year’s event is scheduled for Saturday, March 17th.  The silent auction will run 12:00 – 2:30 and bowling 12:30 – 4:00pm.  Come dressed in your favorite “St. Patty’s Day” attire as prizes will be awarded for the best team/individual costume (costumes are optional).  Bring a non-perishable food item and register to win a prize.  Teams can be all male, female or mixed.  Registration is limited to the first 52 registered, so don’t delay!  This tournament fills up fast!

 

Bismarck-Mandan Community Foundation 2017 Grant Recipients

Congratulations to our 2017 grant recipients! Grants were awarded at a gathering of Foundation donors, committee members, and other community leaders at the Bismarck Mandan Chamber of Commerce on Monday, December 11.
• $13,660 to the Dakota Children’s Advocacy Center for the purchase of medical exam kits for sexually abused children, as well as forensic interviewing equipment and a security system.
• $10,000 to the Great Plains Food Bank to assist in their fundraising for the creation of a Bismarck-Mandan Regional Service Center.
• $3,500 to Tracy’s Sanctuary House to update and refinish the floors in their facility, which provides free, temporary sanctuary for out-of-town families during a life-threatening medical crisis.
• $3,000 to Rebuilding Together Greater BisMan Area, which is dedicated to helping low-income homeowners in the Bismarck/Mandan area live in warmth, safety, and independence by assisting with home repairs and updates they can’t afford.
• $2,000 to the Village Family Service Center for their Angel Fund, which provides free decision-making counseling and assistance in life planning for young women who find themselves unintentionally pregnant.

Kirkwood SCHEELS Day of Giving 2017

Thank you Scheels for your generous donation of $1500 to Rebuilding Together Bismarck-Mandan! We could not continue to do what we do in the community without your support!

Bismarck/Mandan Low-Income Homeowners Are Invited to Apply for 2019 Free Home Repairs

Many of our neighbors in the community are unable to provide themselves with basics we take for granted.  Home improvements include repairs and modifications to support a warm, safe and dry environment.  Items we typically address include flooring, plumbing, electrical, appliances, plaster, energy efficiency, handicap accessibility, smoke & carbon monoxide detectors.  Along with making your home warm, safe and dry, our volunteers even do yard work!

Homeowners must:

  1. Complete an Homeowner Application Form and provide required documentation to determine eligibility
  2. Meet income guidelines
  3. Own/reside in their home within 10 mile radius of Bismarck/Mandan
  4. Have current home insurance
  5. Owe no back taxes
  6. Be unable to do the complete repairs without assistance

The work is performed by volunteers, utilizing donated materials and resources at no cost to the homeowner.  Applicants may refer themselves or be referred by an agency, organization, family member, neighbor, church, etc.  Application deadline is October 31, 2018.

To receive an application:

Rebuilding Together Receives $15,000 Wells Fargo Grant for 2017

Rebuilding Together Bismarck-Mandan is excited to announce that we were recently awarded a $15,000 grant from Wells Fargo for a fifth consecutive year! The funding is made available through the Wells Fargo Housing Foundation’s Team Member Volunteer program, which provides support to nonprofit organizations when Wells Fargo team members help build, renovate, repair or paint a home for low-income homeowners. We are very grateful for the financial and volunteer support we have received from our friends at Wells Fargo!

Pictured below left to right: Rebuilding Together Board of Director, Ryan McKay employed at Starion Bank; Rebuilding Together Vice President, Kirby Evanger employed at BND; Wells Fargo Regional Business Banking Manager, John Giese; Rebuilding Together Board of Director, Vicki Moran owner of Hallmark Homes; Rebuilding Together Board of Director, Brooke Steffes employed at MDU Resources; Rebuilding Together President, Mark Giese employed at Wells Fargo; Rebuilding Together 2nd Vice President, Caroline Ternes; Rebuilding Together Board of Director, Jim Miller employed at MDU, and Rebuilding Together Board of Director, Jon Hanson.

 

Kirkwood SCHEELS Day of Giving

6904_resizedKirkwood SCHEELS store presented Rebuilding Together Board of Director, Caroline Ternes and President, Mark Giese with a $1000 donation at their Day of Giving event. Rebuilding Together Bismarck-Mandan is so appreciative for your continued support in our efforts to provide free home repairs to those in need in our Bismarck and Mandan communities!  THANK YOU! #SCHEELSDayofGiving

Bowling Day 2017 Registration

SADDLE UP PARTNERS and LET THE GOOD TIMES ROLL! Registration is now open for the 15th Annual Rebuilding Together Greater Bismarck/Mandan Area Bowling Tournament and Silent Auction. This year’s event is scheduled for March 11th, 2017. The silent auction will run 12:00 – 2:30 and bowling 12:30 – 4:00pm. Come dressed in your favorite “WESTERN” attire as prizes will be awarded for the best dressed team/individual . Teams can be all male, female or mixed. Registration is limited to the first 52 registered, so don’t delay! This tournament fills up!bowling-flyer-20170001

American Bank Center Presents Jeans Day Fund proceeds to Rebuilding Together Bismarck-Mandan

American Bank Center presented their annual donation of the ABC Jeans Day Fund from Superbowl Friday of over $500 to Rebuilding Together Bismarck-Mandan!  We would like to thank ABC for their continued support in partnering with us to make our Bismarck-Mandan communities stronger by helping to provide free home repairs to those in need.

ABC Jeans Day Fund Presentation

Pictured left to right:  Amy Glovich (American Bank Center/Rebuilding Together Board of Director), Mark Giese (Wells Fargo/Rebuilding Together President) and Caroline Ternes (Rebuilding Together 2nd Vice President).

 

Registration Now Open for the 2016 Rebuilding Together Bowling/Silent Auction Fundraiser

LET THE GOOD TIMES ROLL! Registration is now open for the 14th Annual Rebuilding Together Greater Bismarck/Mandan Area Bowling Tournament and Silent Auction. This year’s event is scheduled for March 12th.  The silent auction will run 12:00 – 2:30 and bowling 12:30 – 4:00pm.  Come dressed as your favorite “ZOMBIE” as prizes will be awarded for the best team/individual costume (costumes are optional).  Teams can be all male, female or mixed.  Registration is limited to the first 52 registered, so don’t delay!  This tournament fills up fast!

2016 Bowling Flyer

Sponsors, if you have would like to donate items for the silent auction please use the “CONTACT US” page.