NJ Students Help a Family Rebuild Their Home
High school and college students in New Jersey are helping a family rebuild their home damaged by Hurricane Sandy thanks to a grant from State Farm. Celebrating the success of this project and 35 previously funded projects, State Farm and Habitat for Humanity are pleased to announce a partnership renewal that will continue to engage youth in affordable housing efforts across the country.
Brothers Chris and Greg Thomas, State Farm agents in New Jersey, present Habitat campus chapters with disaster services grant.
“We are so grateful to State Farm and its employees for continuing to not only help families improve their living conditions but to provide opportunities for youth to assist families in their communities,” said Jonathan Reckford, CEO of Habitat for Humanity International. “Putting shelter on the hearts and minds of youth at an early age is an important step to helping to alleviate poverty housing in the future.” Read More