Abnet and Debista are the future homebuyers of a Habitat-renovated home on South Christian Street in Lancaster. The family’s previous living situation was pest-infested and cramped, which worsened with the arrival of their son, Nimona. As the child began to walk, it became apparent that the need for a larger living space was a priority.
Omyra left her home in Puerto Rico when she was only 16, in search for a better life. She moved to Lebanon, PA and found a job packing candy. While this allowed her to establish a place in America, it didn’t allow her for a better future. She lived her life day to day, avoiding
Habtamu and Sara had big dreams when they came to America and Habitat was part of the plan to achieve them. The same year they purchased their home, they welcomed their 2nd child into the world. Amerti, the big sister, was excited to leave their one bedroom, second story apartment which only provided heat to