Michael Lee started the “Building Up” program in 2011 to help build communities up where they need it the most. Michael Lee is proud to support local initiatives and charities in the communities that we build in. A donation for every house sold and ever remodeling job is contributed to the local community. On top of this contribution Michael Lee volunteers at many different charities throughout the year. Help us build up our communities together and make it a better environment for all of us. Below is a few of the recent events or stories where the Building Up program has helped out in the community.

Twin Cities Habitat for Humanity

Michael Lee donates any salvageable materials and products from their remodeling projects to help furnish homes built by Habitat for Humanity. Habitat for Humanity International was founded in 1976 by Millard and Linda Fuller in response to the issue of poverty housing. Funded solely by a combination of no-interest homeowner payments and monetary and material…


Sharing & Caring hands

Michael Lee is proud to contribute a portion of every project to Sharing & Caring Hands, a local charity organization. Sharing and Caring Hands is a compassionate response to the needs of the poor. They are set up to be a safety net organization, helping with whatever needs are not being met. This includes but…


TEC “Teens Encounter Christ”

Michael Lee is proud to donate a portion of every project to TEC, a local ministry organization.

TEC , “Teens Encounter Christ”, is a Catholic ministry serving the Archdiocese of Saint Paul and Minneapolis. TEC holds retreats throughout the year for young adults ages 16-24, helping them to explore their faith and relationship with Christ.

Woodbury Life Resource Center

Michael Lee is proud to donate a portion of every project to Woodbury Life Resource Center. Woodbury Life Resource Center is a life-affirming organization that offers access to a wide range of free services and support for teens, young adults, parents and families experiencing an unexpected pregnancy or seeking abstinence support. Their support encourages women…