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Keeping Their Eye on the Prize, A Forsyth County Family Achieves Homeownership
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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
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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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AN AMAZING JOURNEY OF MANY YEARS BRINGS GUILFORD COUNTY FAMILY TO THEIR NEW HOME
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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
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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
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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
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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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With a Strengthened Faith – A Halifax County Family has a Home of Their Own
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“We closed  on this home at 10 o’clock this morning,” Rochelle King told a crowd of Habitat for Humanity volunteers who had gathered at noon April 17 for a dedication in Weldon. Applause and a light cheer went up. “It’s been a long and complicated journey, but we are here, thank the Lord,” said the executive director … Continue reading With a Strengthened Faith – A Halifax County Family has a Home of Their Own »

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Asheville Area Habitat for Humanity 2017 Annual Report
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  Take a look at all that has been done in and through Asheville Area Habitat for Humanity.  Thank you to all who made it possible!   2017 Annual Report

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Reflecting on the 50th Anniversary of the Fair Housing Act
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Bryan Thomas Habitat for Humanity International 404-420-6732 newsroom@habitat.org www.habitat.org/newsroom On 50th anniversary of Fair Housing Act, Habitat CEO calls for focus on breaking down barriers to decent and affordable homes in America ATLANTA (April 11, 2018) – Marking 50 years since the enactment of the Fair Housing Act, Habitat for Humanity International CEO Jonathan Reckford issued … Continue reading Reflecting on the 50th Anniversary of the Fair Housing Act »

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WRAL Reports on the SECU Mountains to the Sea Challenge Progress
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