Rock the Block Manhattan


Building a Better Manhattan…                                         One Neighborhood at a Time

Manhattan Area Habitat for Humanity Rock the Block provides a path for homeowners, organizations, volunteers and our local Habitat for Humanity to come together to assist low-income residents with essential home repair, maintenance, weatherization, safety, accessibility and beautification of homes.  We serve families in both Riley and Pottawatomie counties.

Residents that qualify for Rock the Block services are given access to the following programs:

meek4Critical Home Repair: 

Interior or exterior work performed to help with critical health, life and safety issues, or code violations.
projects can include:  Accessibility changes like a ramps, lever handles, or door modifications; Roof and porch repairs


Interior or exterior work to an existing home based on a comprehensive energy audit and a resulting defined scope of work. Improvements focus on energy efficiency, indoor air quality, and comfort.
projects can include: Insulation, caulking, weather stripping, windows;
Home Preservation:  

Exterior work including replacement of materials to maintain good or sound conditions.
projects can include:Siding repair and painting;Driveway and sidewalk repair
Landscaping and tree trimming

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About Rock the Block Manhattan 2017




Building Homes to Change Lives




Sponsorship Opportunities


Questions?  Contact Manhattan Area Habitat for Humanity (785) 320-6847