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American Red Cross

By PHIL ATTINGER Staff Writer for Highlands News-Sun – If you still haven’t gotten your roof repaired since Hurricane Irma, and you have a tarp over your roof, there is help available. Habitat for Humanity, in partnership with the American Red Cross, …
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Help Highlands Hammer Back

Dear Habitat Supporter, As a community, we saw great devastation after Hurricane Irma ripped through our county on September 9, 2017.  As you know, huge trees were uprooted, roofs were ripped off and homes were completely destroyed.  The county’s damage assessment immediately …
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Hurricane Relief Efforts

Highlands County Habitat is currently accepting applications for minor and critical home repairs following Hurricane Irma, in addition to assisting those in need of a permanent housing solution. Click here for an application and return it to our office by mail or …
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New Habitat Homeowner

Now that his family has a home in Mason’s Ridge, Jeremiah Lambright may start a youth group there. It will be a lot easier for the associate youth pastor of Union Church in Avon Park, since his family has a new Habitat …
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Highlands County Habitat Video

At Habitat for Humanity we see ourselves as a ministry. We believe, that through faith, the minuscule can be multiplied to achieve the magnificent. The video above shows how volunteers can band together, with future home owners, to help their dreams become a …