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Who Says You Can’t Go Home Again? Rebuilding Hope in West Philly

by Henry Randolph Lorraine Gomez knows what it means to be rooted to a place.  She has rich memories of growing up on Viola Street in West Philadelphia, on a block lined with huge trees and elegant Victorian-style houses built … Continue reading

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Meet the Garoma-Hailu Family: our newest neighbors in North Philadelphia!

Interview by Meghan Tidwell, article by Henry Randolph Sintayehu Garoma and Birhane Hailu entered Habitat Philadelphia’s homeownership program in September 2010, and in December 2012 we celebrated with them as they purchased their new Habitat house in North Philadelphia.   We … Continue reading

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