“If we care about health, education, crime reduction, economic growth, and the growth of our city as a whole then we need to care about the housing that makes these things possible,” says guest columnist Corrine O’Connell of Habitat for Humanity Philadelphia.”
Nichole Currie, Plan Philly
Bobby McCurdy, 76, lives on his own in the four-bedroom Sharswood home he inherited from his mother. Living alone at this stage in his life doesn’t bother him — he likes the freedom to do what he wants, when he wants, he said.
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Volunteers strapped on their safety goggles to help repair a woman’s home in West Philadelphia! It was part of Habitat for Humanity Philadelphia and Lowe’s Home Improvement coming together to perform repairs around the world on this day.
Organizers hope to raise awareness about affordable housing needs facing women around the world.
Jewish Federation, Habitat for Humanity make over NE Philadelphia home. Bob Brooks reports during Action News at 6 p.m. on September 17, 2017. (WPVI)
By Katherine Scott
Habitat for Humanity helps revitalize North Philadelphia neighborhood. Katherine Scott reports during Action News (WPVI)
CBS Local reports that a house is being built for a local community member.
A number of organizations repairing aging homes in West Philly are laying out a blueprint for a citywide initiative