After twelve years of sobriety, the moment Brenda Dominguez began to take control of her life is as fresh in her mind as if it were yesterday. She is 38 now. At age 25, in the wee hours after… Read More
When Jacqueline Godoy applied for a Habitat for Humanity home three years ago, she had her doubts. “I didn’t think I would get it, to be honest,” she said. “I had a lot going on.” But then she… Read More
Read the New York Times article discussing Hurricane Florence’s impact on some New Bern residents.
Venus Alexander climbs the steps to her new home with one hand on each of the sturdy wooden rails. Her gait is steady and slow; weariness, pain and determination mark this moment, as she achieves the life goal… Read More
A long, difficult but determined trek got Pat Moncur from her native Thailand to this perfect July day, to a celebration that buzzed with well-wishers in the back yard of her new home in Kill Devil Hills. It… Read More