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When she decided to try to buy a home two years ago, Dyshawn was surprised by how complicated the process was and how many road blocks were in her way.

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Red Hats Pat and Cathy tell their stories of friendship on and off the construction site...

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The second time was a charm for native Charm City resident Niya Wilson. who is now able to move into her first house.

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As an only child who spent time living with various family members growing up, LaKeisha Hunt wants a home of her own... 

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Habitat Chesapeake homeowner Britney Sutton isn't moving too far when she moves into her home on McCabe Avenue.

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Chesapeake Challenge is a year-round program that challenges out-of-state student groups to volunteer for multiple days.

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Shirley Gordon lets her life speak. Her journey from the streets of Washington D.C. to a new Habitat home on Clay Street is a story she willingly shares...

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Bob and Martha Morris have been volunteering together since 1996. Over their 19 years of Habitat volunteering, Bob and Martha both agreed that the people they met...

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After initially being turned down for the program, Ashley worked to resolve the issues with her application and was relieved to learn a short time later that she had been accepted.

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The AmeriCorps service term worked with the Woodbourne-McCabe community and local youth to fix up Alhambra Park for their MLK Day of Service Project.

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"To anyone considering the program, I would say think about your future," Shatia says, adding that "even if you are unsure if you would qualify, it’s worth at least applying."

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Asked what she is most looking forward to about her new home – besides that pink bedroom for her daughter – Shanay says she is excited to move into her new neighborhood.

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