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Vicki Robinson: February’s Gray Ghost of the Month

Vicki Robinson started working with us in 1998, when she joined the Pope High School Habitat Campus Chapter whose faculty sponsor was Debbie Peterson. Vicki is known as the "insulation queen" and has served as a crew leader on at least 80 homes. She received the 2010 Bob Webber Award for Creativity because she designed…
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Cobb Interfaith Habitat Coalition Welcomes Paul Wilson

Cobb Interfaith Habitat Coalition welcomes Paul Wilson as their new leader. He is following in the footsteps of Henry Hene, the outgoing leader. Henry served as leader of the coalition for the last 4 years. He still attends the meetings and will continue to be involved.  Paul was the TKE rep to the CIHC for a few years…
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Habitat for Humanity of NW Metro Atlanta Kicks Off New Season

    Habitat for Humanity of Northwest Metro Atlanta kicked off its 2015 building season last Saturday, Valentine’s Day, by starting to build a new home for a Mableton mother and her six-year-old daughter.   Over 30 volunteers joined the lucky new Habitat family to raise and sheet the exterior walls of the new home…
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Our Year in 2014

With 2014 behind us, we want to share how you have helped us to make a difference in our community in the last year. Forty individual sponsors and almost 3,000 volunteers made it possible to: House 15 deserving, hard-working families, which are composed of 47 family members - 27 adults and 20 children. Five of…
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George Davis: January’s Gray Ghost of the Month

In his pre-Habitat life, George started his career as a Navy pilot. He was on active duty for 20 years and did two tours in Vietnam. After retiring from the Navy, he became an airline pilot for Continental Airlines. George has been working with Habitat for Humanity for 25 years. He was a Saturday volunteer…
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Habitat Welcomes Kell High School

At last week's planning meeting, the Cobb High School Coalition welcomed Kell High School as a new member. Habitat for Humanity of Northwest Metro Atlanta is happy to have a new school in the coalition and to be able to work with these enthusiastic young people. In 2015, Kell will observe and learn how to…
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Thank You CIHC

Although building a Habitat house takes only eight weeks, the Cobb Interfaith Habitat Coalition is active all year around. They just kicked off 2015 with an organizing meeting for their upcoming build which begins on June 27, 2015. At this meeting, they gathered commitments of volunteers and collected funds from their member organizations and from…
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