Two New Home Dedications Just in Time for Thanksgiving!

Homes in Athens, GA, built by Habitat

November, 18th, 2014 (Athens, GA) — Athens Area Habitat for Humanity will hold two dedication ceremonies the week of Thanksgiving to celebrate the completion of two new Habitat homes. The first ceremony and official key exchange to new homeowner, Kamika Fambrough takes place on Monday, November 24th, 2014 at 5:30 p.m. at 100 Redfern Circle in Athens. The second ceremony and official key exchange to new homeowner, Jalisa Wade takes place on Tuesday, November 25th, 2014 at 5:30 p.m. at 150 Carpenter’s Circle in Athens.

The Fambrough home was sponsored by the Athens Twilight Foundation and the Wade home was funded by Athens Habitat’s Committee of 1,000 program. Both homes were built by dozens of local volunteers, the Athens Habitat Construction department and the Fambrough and Wade families.

“Through the years we have built an incredible partnership with the Twilight Foundation that together with our Committee of 1,000 program allows us to dedicate not one but two new Habitat homes this holiday season!” – Athens Area Habitat for Humanity’s Executive Director Spencer Frye

The dedication ceremonies are hosted by Athens Area Habitat for Humanity. For further details please contact us at Athens Area Habitat for Humanity is very excited to commemorate two new homes built in the Athens area and look forward to the future successes of Ms. Fambrough and Ms. Wade and their families.

Habitat builds simple, decent houses with the help of the partner families and sells them to qualifying families at no-profit and no-interest. Homeowners must repay the cost of building their home with no interest charge and 100% of the mortgage payments going towards the funding of future Habitat houses. Athens Area Habitat for Humanity, an independent affiliate of Habitat for Humanity International is an ecumenical, not-for-profit organization dedicated to the elimination of substandard housing in Clarke, Oconee, and Oglethorpe counties in the state of Georgia.