This past week, nearly 500 community members kicked off the beginning of Habitat for Humanity of Douglas County’s (HFHDC) build season by taking part in their annual Hard Hat Breakfast.
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Planning for an upcoming project? Find the items you need and help build affordable housing for families in our community. Habitat for Humanity of Douglas County (HFHDC) will be holding a warehouse sale on Saturday, May 18th from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Members of the community are invited to hear about the experiences of two local Habitat for Humanity volunteers as they traveled to Bangladesh to build homes for families in need. The presentation will be held on Wednesday, April 17, 2013 at 6:30 p.m. at the Alexandria Technical & Community College Auditorium 743. The event is sponsored by the Inclusion Network and Habitat for Humanity of Douglas County.
This past December, two local volunteers travelled half-way across the globe to take part in Habitat for Humanity of Bangladesh’s first large-scale volunteer building event, The Friendship Build.
Challenges are nothing new to Melissa Bartone, a mother of two young children, and a Habitat partner family. But this is not something you would be able to tell upon meeting her. You are immediately struck by two things – her tiny frame and the huge smile that covers her face when she talks with you.