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Progress continues at Perham Habitat for Humanity home

Progress with the Thrivent Builds with Habitat for Humanity home being built at 809 8th Ave. SW in Perham has been steady throughout the summer. The home is being built in partnership with the Kari Potrament family.

Construction began on May 15, 2008 and continues to the dedication this fall. Siding and landscaping will be completed in September with taping and texturing on the interior to follow. Information on the date, time and activities for the dedication of the home will be announced at a future time.

Anyone interested in working as a volunteer at the building site can contact Ann Heinis, project volunteer coordinator at 218-367-2756.

If you want more information on activities and the schedule at the building site contact Mike Kramer, LRAHFH executive director at 218-632-6900.

People interested in fundraising for the project should contact Diane Thorson, EOT Thrivent Financial at 218-583-2458.

If you would like information on Thrivent Builds with Habitat for Humanity contact Les Gunderson, project publicity coordinator at 218-346-7663.

More information on Leaf River Area Habitat for Humanity can be found at; information on Thrivent Builds at