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Wells Fargo lends Habitat for Humanity a helping hand

BILOXI, MS (WLOX) – Habitat for Humanity of the Mississippi Gulf Coast wants to bring affordable homes to South Mississippi. It’s teaming up with Wells Fargo to achieve that mission. The organization received a check for $110,000 from Wells Fargo on Wednesday. Habitat for Humanity says the check will be used to fund a 13-home subdivision currently being […]

WLOX Editorial: The power of women

The following is an Editorial by WLOX.  You can find the original article here.  The power of women is quite evident in South Mississippi. Women in Jackson County joined a nationwide women build event in support of Habitat for Humanity. Dozens left their day to day jobs to hammer, saw and put walls in place. They are […]

Dozens of women support Habitat for Humanity build

The following is a story by Steve Phillips The original can be found here: JACKSON COUNTY, MS (WLOX) – Habitat for Humanity is celebrating the determination and skills of women, while calling attention to the need for affordable housing. A new home construction site in Jackson County is part of the nationwide Women Build […]

Group of prominent local women pick up hammers and saws for Habitat for Humanity

The following is an article by Warren Kulo The original can be found here: OCEAN SPRINGS, Mississippi — Wielding hammers, power saws and nail guns, two groups of prominent local women came together Tuesday to give back to the community. The women were the first two teams to participate in Habitat for Humanity’s “Women’s Build” […]

Habitat for Humanity Women’s Build

The following is an article by Bryan Kennedy for WXXV. The original can be found here: This morning a group of Coast businesswomen traded their heels for work boots to begin building one of the Coast’s newest Habitat for Humanity homes. The Habitat for Humanity Women’s Build brought women from Gulfport to Pascagoula into […]