When asked about a favorite Habitat memory over our organization’s 30 years, former and first Executive Director Marjorie Mumma is quick to say “The Wooden Nickel Project.” Marjorie (known as Marjorie McNaughton in those early days) and her small but mighty Habitat team transformed a rundown tavern and “house of ill repute” in the southeast
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.
This Saturday at Park City Center, you can turn your purchase receipts into points for cash prizes to be awarded to participating nonprofits. The shopping mall will be lined with 2 dozen local community benefit organizations, who will have a chance to tell you about their services. You, in turn, can shop at any store