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Habitat/Lowe’s Women Build Clinic – April 14th

Calling all Champaign County women who want to learn basic building skills from the experts at Lowe’s and Habitat construction staff.  Clinic stations include: safe use of power tools, framing walls and roofs, exterior siding, roofing shingles, and painting and trim.  Bring your friends, co-workers and neighbors to learn some new skills, meet some new friends, and learn more about volunteering on the 2016

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Outstanding Volunteer Fundraiser – Anne Robin

For the past 14 years Anne Robin has been raising thousands of dollars for Habitat for Humanity of Champaign County from the seat of her bicycle!  Every July she heads off to participate in the Habitat 500– a week long bike trip across the state of Minnesota to raise funds and awareness of poverty housing locally and around the world.  Now entering its 24th

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Stephanie Martin has lived in is an East Central Illinois all her life.  She was born in Danville and moved to Champaign prior to starting school.  She graduated from Urbana High School in 2002 and started her career at Mr. John’s Beauty School.  She has worked for various salons over the past 13 years and hopes to maybe own of her own someday!  She

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Melanie Robinson


“I was looking for an opportunity to move my family to a place we could call home, says Melanie.  My daughter Asia is a bone marrow recipient and needs stability for her health.  My two younger children don’t want to move when our housing situation has to change again.  They have talked about having a “swing set and a garden in our own yard,

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Latonya Gaston


Latonya Gatson is a Champaign County native who grew up attending Champaign schools and graduating from Central.  She has the blessing of 5 children; her three youngest; Germaine, Arlaysha, and Richard, are excited to become Habitat homeowners.  Her oldest son Xavier played basketball at Central and now attends Lincoln College.  Her oldest daughter Kyaira had her first child this past year and Latonya is

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Marshall Family


Hayley and Justin Marshall were “squished” together in the bathroom basement of their rental house when the tornado ripped through Gifford in November of 2013.  The house was a complete loss leaving little that was salvageable. When it was all said and done, the Marshall’s and their three children (Hayley was 6 months pregnant) just “picked up, cut our losses”, and moved to another

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