Habitat Team gathered on wooden deck

Pontotoc, MS: March 5 Update

Tuesday, March 5, 2013 Habitat for Humanity Today we began working on rehabilitating a house for Habitat. The people are very welcoming and the food is terrific. We worked on sanding down walls, scraping floors, and general outside clean-up. We worked hard and had an amazing time. After dinner during some downtime we played an … Continued

Wilmington, NC: March 5 Update

Tuesday, March 5, 2013 Habitat for Humanity Today was a long and short day simultaneously. We learned the importance of team work and the difference it can make in the progress. New projects were afoot and people were very excited to get their hands on something new. The whole roof was shingled almost before lunch … Continued

Jamaica: First Impressions

Tuesday, May 29, 2012 International Outreach Our days have been a great mix of time spent on the playground and in the classroom. We’ve also had a chance to visit the area and learn a bit about the culture in general. This is Jamaica’s Jubilee Year…50 years as an independent country. We went into Mandeville … Continued

Laredo, TX: Thursday Update

Friday, March 9, 2012 Habitat for Humanity Ben Jakeway: Today team “Danny” challenged team “Boof” to a shed building contest. Both teams put forth a solid effort but the winner has not yet been determined… The high today reached a scorching 92° F. Everyone is excited for a Mexican fiesta tonight. The food will most … Continued

Sebring, FL: Wednesday Update – Part 2

Habitat for Humanity Thursday March 10, 2011 Our third day on the site was successful as usual. Luckily there was a nice breeze to help keep us cool from the 83 degree temperature throughout the day. We were split up into different groups to perform different tasks. A group of us finished painting the exterior … Continued

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