Who We Are:

Habitat for Humanity International and Habitat for Humanity of Wisconsin River Area, Inc (HFHWRA) work to create decent, affordable housing in partnership with those in need, and to make shelter a matter of conscience with people everywhere.

Mission vision:

A world where everyone has a decent place to live.

Mission statement:

Seeking to put God’s love into action, Habitat for Humanity brings people together to build homes, communities and hope.


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.

Contact Us


General Information:

ReStore:  Our retail ReStores, where we sell gently used and even new building supplies and home improvement items,  are located at
615 South Blvd in Baraboo, and
1450 E. Wisconsin Street (16/51) in Portage
— phone  (608) 356-0332.

The ReStores are open for shopping:  Monday – Friday,  9 a.m. – 5 p.m., and Saturday:  9 a.m. – 4 p.m. (walk-in donation hours end one hour before store closing).

Donation pick-up can be arranged:  Contact the ReStore at (608) 356-0332 or donations@hfhrestorewisconsinriver.org.

Housing Office Location:  1211 8th Street in Baraboo, WI  (We’re located in the basement of the Sauk County Housing Authority building, next to the Log Cabin restaurant.)

Housing Office Phone:  (608) 448-2888

Mailing Address:  PO Box 38, Baraboo, WI 53913

Housing Office Hours: Monday – Friday, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m..  However, because we  are a small office it is best to make an appointment before coming.

Volunteering or Build Schedule:

Contact us at: (608) 448-2888 or email lauren@hfhwisconsinriver.org.


General Mailing Address for the Affiliate:

PO Box 38  –  1211 8th Street
Baraboo, WI 53913-1805
(608) 448-2888

Executive Director: Eleanor Chiquoine eleanor@hfhwisconsinriver.org

Community Outreach Coordinator: Lisa Roemhildt vista@hfhwisconsinriver.org 

Volunteer Coordinator: Lauren Almeida lauren@hfhwisconsinriver.org

USDA Self-Help Housing Program:  housing@hfhwisconsinriver.org