Sure and Steady James: Close to the Finish Line

Sure and Steady James: Close to the Finish Line

James Wenz became a proud Habitat homeowner 21 years ago in Bloomdale, Ohio. Since then, he’s been sure and steady making his monthly mortgage payments and the final payment is in sight! This devoted family man works tirelessly as a forklift operator to provide for...
Brittaney’s New Home

Brittaney’s New Home

When Brittaney attended a Homeownership Information Night at the Rossford Public Library in early 2016 she never dreamed she’d be selected as a Habitat Future Homeowner. She completed her paperwork, submitted all the required documentation, and crossed her fingers...
A Brush With Kindness – Kathy’s Home gets a Makeover

A Brush With Kindness – Kathy’s Home gets a Makeover

Kathy dreaded thinking about what people said as they drove by her house. Unable to afford even basic maintenance and care, this once beautiful dwelling had become an eyesore, overgrown with brush, paint peeling from the cedar siding, and a dusty garden. Kathy applied...