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Habitat for Humanity of Gaston County is a non-profit, ecumenical, Christian-based organization with private non-profit status and an affiliate of Habitat for Humanity International. Habitat Gaston uses volunteer labor to build affordable homes in partnership with those in need here in Gaston County and in Honduras. Habitat’s simple, affordable homes have 0% interest mortgages. Mortgage payments from homeowners are recycled back into the Habitat building program to fund more Habitat homes.

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City pays tribute to Habitat’s anniversary

By Michael Barrett

Gastonia’s ongoing support of a nonprofit that strives to provide affordable housing has been demonstrated time and again over the last three decades.

But city leaders sought to reaffirm their relationship with Habitat for Humanity of Gaston County this month with a public showing of thanks and congratulations. They approved a proclamation that hails the organization for the innumerable positive effects it has had on the community, while commending it for reaching a noteworthy milestone in its 30th year of service.

Habitat for Humanity Executive Director Mary Harris and a number of other key staff members were on hand to receive the declaration during a City Council meeting. And President John Lowery said there’s simply no way to overstate how much the charitable agency has depended on municipal support.

“To be honest with you, we could have never survived without the excellent partnership we have had with the city of Gastonia,” he said.

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Hunter Huss football team helps tackle affordable housing

High school football players and coaches get few breaks during the summer months between workout sessions, conditioning programs and 7-on-7 passing leagues.

But for one week last month, Hunter Huss High coach Jamar McKoy had his players take a break from their workout regimens and instead pour their efforts into a win off the gridiron.

Nearly 20 Huskies football players participated in one of the two home projects currently under construction. The group primarily helped paint inside the home, but also assisted with an assortment of other tasks.

“To get involved with a community project meant the world to me. But the fact they wanted to volunteer actually meant more,” McKoy said...

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