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Nissan building 2 houses in Canton with Habitat for Humanity

Special to the MBJ This month, Nissan volunteers are continuing their almost decade-old partnership with Habitat for Humanity Mississippi Capital Area by building two houses for two Canton families. Hundreds of volunteers from Nissan are taking part in a seven-day build of two homes being built simultaneously at 628 Coleman Street and 630 Coleman Street in Canton for homeowners Adrienne ...

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Whole Foods supports Women Build with 5% day today

Thousands of women volunteers across America join together annually to build a Habitat for Humanity home for a family in need. Women in the Mississippi capital area are joining hands, hearts and toolboxes in May and June to take part in Women Build 2015. Women Build 2015 will provide Effic McDonald and her three children a decent and stable place ...

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BankPlus, FHLB Dallas, Habitat help low-income get home repairs

A collaborative effort among BankPlus, the Federal Home Loan Bank of Dallas and Habitat for Humanity Mississippi Capital Area means 35 low-income homeowners will get critical repairs to their dilapidated homes. FHLB Dallas and BankPlus — an FHLB Dallas member institution — have awarded HFHMCA a $253,750 Affordable Housing Program grant to help fund its Neighborhood Revitalization Initiative. This is ...

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Habitat Young Professionals' Picnic at Cedars is Thursday evening

The Habitat Young Professionals third annual Picnic at the Cedars is 6-8 p.m. Thursday at the Cedars, 4145 Old Canton Road. The event is free, and is sponsored by Habitat for Humanity Mississippi Capital Area. Music is provided by The Red Hots. Take your own food, drinks and chairs. For more information, call 601.353.6060 or go to www.habitatjackson.org.

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Blue Cross, Habitat building home for Jackson family

Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Mississippi is building a home for a Jackson family as part of a Covenant Build project. The home at 1027 Gentry St. will provide a home for Latoya Eubanks and her two children. Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Mississippi’s Team Blue employees are providing 100 percent of the volunteer labor for the project, ...

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Habitat Young Professionals host happy hour event June 12

Special to the MBJ Habitat Young Professionals (HYP) will host a Special Happy Hour Event from 5:30-7:30 p.m. Thursday, June 12, at Fondren Public, 2765 Old Canton Road, in the Fondren area of Jackson. It is an evening for 21-to-40-year-olds, and hors d’oeuvres and adult libations will be available. Cost is $10 per person. Proceeds will go to Habitat for ...

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Sun King 5K Memorial is Oct. 19, benefits Habitat for Humanity

JACKSON, Mississippi — The Sun King 5K Memorial Run and Walk, a benefit for the Habitat for Humanity Mississippi Capital Area is 8 a.m. Oct. 19 at St. James Episcopal Church, 3921 Oakridge Drive in Jackson. The annual run through the Fondren neighborhood streets will feature a 5K run and walk and a one-mile fun run for children. The run, ...

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