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Habitat Builds Community in Haywood County

This article was originally published in The Mountaineer, written by Vicki Hyatt. It is reprinted here with minor changes. Last week was a joyous occasion for the Jeramie and Patricia Doran family when they were welcomed into their new home by some of the people who helped make the dream possible. The Dorans were… Read More

Fighting Tooth and Nail in Transylvania County

Eric Edwards can cite the date his life turned toward addiction: Feb. 19, 2012 – the day his son Dylan died after fighting leukemia most of his life. Dylan was 5. “The little guy went through hell,” Edwards… Read More

A Sunny-Yellow House in Pitt County

By Beth Velliquette Greenville Daily Reflector A mother and her four daughters have a brand-new, sunny-yellow Habitat for Humanity house. The four-bedroom, two-bath home in north Greenville is the 77th Habitat House built in Pitt County since 1991… Read More

They’ll Be Home for Christmas in Bladen County

By Chrysta Carroll Bladen Journal ELIZABETHTOWN – A Bladen County family received an early Christmas present – the keys to their new home – on Dec. 4, 2017, courtesy of Fayetteville Area Habitat for Humanity. The McIntyre family… Read More

At the Foot of Grandfather Mountain, a New Foundation

Watauga County Habitat for Humanity celebrated the dedication of a new home for Lisa Shook and her son Cody at a ceremony on Grandfather Road Oct. 9, 2016. Watauga County Habitat staff, volunteers, supporters, and Lisa Shook’s family, friends and… Read More

A Space of Her Own in Gates County

Quite a crowd gathered at Marketta Boone’s new home in early November as she took the keys and basked in the reality of home ownership. It was a dream come true for her and her three young sons,… Read More

Hardwork Pays Off For Jonesville Family of Five

For Cassie James, salvation for her young family came through social media. A bad wreck five years ago had left her husband, Billy, unable to work. With their four children, ages 8 to 1, they were living on… Read More

A New House in Old Fort

In October of 2016, Michael Martinez, Kelsey Parker, and their family became the proud owners of a new Habitat house in Old Fort. Asheville Area Habitat for Humanity built a house for the family as part of the… Read More

Seeing for Miles in Madison County

It’s a steep walk up the drive to Will and Savannah Alshaer’s new home in Mars Hill. But once you’re there you can see a long way. Vision was a big topic at the home’s dedication in late… Read More

Some Much Needed Stability in Stanly County

Cassie Brown remembers the date that life changed for her family. “Jacob got sick two years ago, Nov. 15, 2016.” Her husband called her from work. He needed to see an eye doctor; his vision had suddenly become… Read More