Habitat for Humanity is an Equal Housing Opportunity provider. All applicants will be considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, age, sexual orientation, or any other legally protected status.

Habitat for Humanity of Wisconsin River Area
1211 8th St, Baraboo WI 53913
(608) 448-2888
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NO PROSELYTIZING POLICY

Habitat for Humanity of Wisconsin River Area (HFHWRA) will not proselytize. Nor will HFHWRA work with entities or individuals who insist on proselytizing as part of their work with the affiliate. HFHWRA will not offer or accept assistance or partnership on the expressed or implied condition that people must adhere to or convert to a particular faith or listen and respond to messaging designed to induce conversion to a particular faith.

About Habitat for Humanity Wisconsin River Area

Our Vision:

A world where everyone has a decent place to live. 

Our Mission:

Seeking to put God’s love into action,

Habitat for Humanity brings people together

to build homes, communities and hope.

Meet Our Team:

Affiliate Office

Morgan Pfaff, Executive Director

Tammy Achczynski, Bookkeeper

1211 8th Street

PO Box 38

Baraboo, WI 53193

Office: (608) 448-2888

Fax: (608) 448-2889

Construction & Repair

Joe Zemanovic, Supervisor

Butch Chiochon, Repairs Manager

Larry Klubertanz, Construction

Contact our office:

(608) 448-2888

ReStore Baraboo

Tim Schulenburg, Director

John Peruzzi, Manager

Missy Stieve, Assistant Manager

Steve Wells

Dwayne Cheers

Mary Befera

Steve Ruck

614 South Boulevard, Baraboo

Baraboo, WI 53913

(608) 356-0332

ReStore Portage

Tim Schulenburg, Director

Abby Hermanson, Manager

Rachel Severson, Asst Manager

Cliff Calhoun

1450 E Wisconsin Street

Portage, WI 53901

(608) 356-0332

Our Board of Directors

Executive Board
Marcia Brown, President
Jesse Stevens, Vice-President
Denise Schyvinch, Treasurer
Barbara Brown, Secretary & Past President

Board Members
Carl Alexander
Robert Ginther
Curt Hossman
Bruce Koch
Lori Olson-Pink
Basia Rompa
William Schleichert
Lila Waldman
Tom Williams
John Ziehr

     A (Brief) History of Habitat for Humanity of Wisconsin River Area (HFHWRA)

 HFHWRA is locally operated as an affiliate of Habitat for Humanity International.

When you support HFHWRA, you are supporting local efforts to provide safe, decent and affordable housing! 

1986

Habitat for Humanity of

Lower Wisconsin River (LWRHFH) is founded

2016

A second ReStore opens

in Portage

2017

Habitat offers the Home Buyer's Club to help people repair credit and budget for home ownership

2001

Habitat for Humanity of Sauk-Columbia County (HFHSCA)

is founded

2010

Habitat offers affordable

home repairs

2018

Habitat builds its 78th home in Baraboo for the Jordan family. The USDA Self-Help program concludes with 20 new homes built since 2014.

2011

Our first ReStore opens

in Baraboo

2016

Our affiliates merge to serve a tri-county area: Columbia, Sauk

& Iowa counties

TODAY

HFHWRA has built more than 80 homes and provided 30 home repairs!

Learn More About Our Recent Mission Accomplishments Through Our Newsletters

Like what you've read? With your support, our future promises to be as successful as our past. 

Help us build homes and hope right here in the Sauk, Columbia, and Iowa county area!

Click the "Donate" button below to help the next family!