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New home in Warren County provides family foundation in American dream

NORLINA, N.C. — Crystal Miller cut the ribbon on the porch of her new home as her “real” family and her adoptive family of Habitat for Humanity volunteers beamed. Both groups had come to this moment after long… Read More

Person County Family Called on to Make a House a Home

By Anna Fletcher, originally published in the Roxboro Courier-Times The driveway of a newly-completed Habitat house was filled with people on a Saturday in February 2018, as the Person County Habitat for Humanity held a dedication for the… Read More

Vance County home is a blessing to a giving soul

Tamara McGhee’s new home on Arrow Drive in Henderson didn’t yet have a stick of furniture in it, but it was warm and inviting in mid-October of 2017 as a crowd gathered in the ample common area for… Read More

Keeping the Family Foundations in Graham County

            “I came so close so many times and it just didn’t happen. I didn’t think it was ever going to happen…” Patti Bailey quietly spoke to a gathering of family and life-long friends during her evening home… Read More

Overflowing with Gratitude in Swain County

Cynthia Lewis’s daughter, Karsyn, has been fighting an uphill battle for most of her short life so far. At just four weeks old, she was diagnosed with congenital hip dysplasia. By eight weeks, she had had her first… Read More

Excited in Sampson County

The Davis family got the keys to their new home on Friday, March 15, after a three-year wait and 300 hours of work – what Habitat for Humanity calls “sweat equity.” After the well-wishes from Fayetteville Area Habitat… Read More

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