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Building Faith With Homes For Families: Habitat For Humanity Creates A Home For Tyrell Family
Posted 09/07/2018

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 of home ownership. It was a long time coming. She is 62, and the years weigh heavily on … Continue reading Building Faith With Homes For Families: Habitat For Humanity Creates A Home For Tyrell Family »

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Home for Good Wall Raising- Fayetteville Area Habitat
Posted 09/07/2018

Volunteer to be a part of the legacy and the history of our first Sampson County build! We want to engage the Clinton and Sampson County community to help us frame the walls of the Davis family home. Meet the family, network with the business community, and make new friends with like-minded volunteers. VOLUNTEER REGISTRATION … Continue reading Home for Good Wall Raising- Fayetteville Area Habitat »

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Finishing a Determined Trek – A Dare County Family Receives the Keys to Their New Home
Posted 07/26/2018

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 was a party filled with folks who knew well what Moncur had endured to get to this … Continue reading Finishing a Determined Trek – A Dare County Family Receives the Keys to Their New Home »

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Keeping Their Eye on the Prize, A Forsyth County Family Achieves Homeownership
Posted 06/19/2018

If you combine patience and perseverance, you get an unstoppable force. And an unstoppable force gets results. Meet Khadijah Shabazz. Soon, she and her daughter Sakile, 22, who has cerebral palsy, will move into their new home on Carver School Road in Winston-Salem. It’s a milestone they’ve reached by keeping their eyes on the prize … Continue reading Keeping Their Eye on the Prize, A Forsyth County Family Achieves Homeownership »

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With Tears of Gratitude, A Cabarrus County Family Receives a New Home
Posted 05/30/2018

Any day now,  Paditra Carlton will move out of the living room she has used as a bedroom. Her son Shannon, 12, will say goodbye to the dining room that’s been his makeshift bedroom.  Carlton’s two other children, Bristol, 21, and Kani’a, 16, will also leave the cramped two-bedroom rental they have called home for far … Continue reading With Tears of Gratitude, A Cabarrus County Family Receives a New Home »

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ASHEVILLE HABITAT FOR HUMANITY SEEKS TO RAISE $25,000 WITH CHALLENGE GRANT FROM AvL TECHNOLOGIES
Posted 05/23/2018

Asheville, NC (May 23, 2018) –Asheville Area Habitat for Humanity is celebrating a “35 years and 500 families served” milestone the best way it knows how; by building a 35thAnniversary House. Key partner AvL Technologies stepped up with a lead gift, offering to match all donations to the house, dollar-for-dollar up to $25,000. Folks can help … Continue reading ASHEVILLE HABITAT FOR HUMANITY SEEKS TO RAISE $25,000 WITH CHALLENGE GRANT FROM AvL TECHNOLOGIES »

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An Amazing Journey of Many Years Brings Guilford County Family to Their New Home
Posted 05/17/2018

Maria Hanlin could barely contain her enthusiasm before a crowd of Habitat for Humanity staff and volunteers gathered May 11 at a tidy new home on Asher Downs Drive in Greensboro.  “What a beautiful morning,” said Hanlin, executive director of Habitat for Humanity of Greater Greensboro. “We are here to dedicate the home of Abdelrhman Elbahi … Continue reading An Amazing Journey of Many Years Brings Guilford County Family to Their New Home »

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Beaming with Gratitude – An Iredell County Mother Accepts the Keys to Her New Home
Posted 05/02/2018

On a brilliant final day of April, Perryrease Stinson beamed as she cut the ribbon on the front door her new home in Mooresville. It was a perfect setting for a perfect day for the mother of two young teenagers. Minutes earlier, her sister Susie Stinson had presented Stinson with the keys to her home. That’s … Continue reading Beaming with Gratitude – An Iredell County Mother Accepts the Keys to Her New Home »

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With Renewed Hope – A Catawba County Family Receives Their New Home
Posted 05/01/2018

For Billy Singleton, the tidy, blue, brand-new house on Falling Creek Road in Hickory is a solid foundation in what has often seemed like a life on the move.  “I spent my childhood moving from place to place,” he says. That continued after he married Tasha and after the birth of their daughter Autumn, who … Continue reading With Renewed Hope – A Catawba County Family Receives Their New Home »

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Habitat on the Hill 2018 Brings Largest State Delegation
Posted 04/18/2018

Habitat on the Hill 2018, February 12-15, was a success as our HFHNC affiliate representatives and homeowners lobbied our representatives in Congress to continue to fund the legislation that supports Habitat’s efforts across the US. They encouraged our lawmakers to increase, or at minimum maintain, funding for the HOME Investment Partnership Program, Community Development Block … Continue reading Habitat on the Hill 2018 Brings Largest State Delegation »

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