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Samara Chapman Awarded Danna Conner Richardson Memorial Scholarship

Samara Chapman was awarded the $2,000 Dana Conner Richardson Memorial Scholarship recently, a scholarship presented annually by Habitat for Humanity Cabarrus County and the Richardson family in memory of Dana Conner Richardson, the late associate director for the organization.

“I knew a little about the scholarship and then Mr. Richardson explained it a lot more when I went to accept it,” said Chapman, who was presented the scholarship by Brent Richardson, husband of the late Dana Conner Richardson. “This means a lot to me, especially with the way she (Richardson) gave back to the community.”


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10th Annual Habitat Cabarrus Golf Tournament Raises More Than $18,000

Another Habitat Cabarrus golf tournament is behind us and we wanted to take a moment to say how thankful we are for everyone that was involved. It was a beautiful, fun day with lots of fellowship, laughter, and some pretty good golf. In the process we were able to net over $18,000 to help our mission of decent, affordable housing for all in Cabarrus County.

The South Central Properties team walked away with the BIG PRIZE, claiming the 10th Annual Habitat Cabarrus Golf Tournament championship, which was played at the Club At Irish Creek. They carded a 57 in the captain’s choice tournament and won in a tiebreaker. The winning team was comprised of Will Lisk, Ben Yow, Patrick Smith and Walker Dabbs.

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Habitat Cabarrus, Hard Work Open Door Of Opportunity For Grateful Single Mother Of Two

Ciera Butler has never been one to be ungrateful. For the past five years she was thankful to have a place she and her two young children could call home, even as she waged a constant battle against mold and insect infestations.

Those days are over though for the single mom.

She was presented the keys to her new Habitat For Humanity Cabarrus County home Thursday, bringing to fruition two years of hard, but joyful work toward her dream.

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Play A Round Of Golf While Helping Habitat Cabarrus

Do you want to enjoy a round of golf and help Habitat Cabarrus with its mission of affordable, decent housing for everyone in Cabarrus County?

No problem. All you need to do is enter the 10th Annual Habitat Cabarrus Golf Tournament May 17 at The Club at Irish Creek in Kannapolis.

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Habitat Cabarrus ReStore To Expand Hours Of Operation

KANNAPOLIS, N.C. (March 10, 2021) – The Habitat Cabarrus ReStore announced today it will expand its hours of operation beginning March 15, adding a full afternoon and an evening of shopping each week.

The ReStore will now be open from noon to 5 on Mondays and from noon to 7 p.m. on Wednesdays. The store will be closed Sundays and Monday and Wednesday mornings.

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Habitat Cabarrus partners with UNC Charlotte on prototype home

CABARRUS COUNTY — UNC Charlotte is working with Habitat for Humanity Cabarrus County in producing a brand new type of home.

Architecture professor Marc Manack is heading up a project in which he and his students have been thinking of new ways to redesign a home for better efficiency and affordability.

Habitat for Cabarrus Resource Director Kimberly Jones spoke about the prototype at an affordable housing roundtable with U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson in Kannapolis last month.

She dove further into the project with Professor Manack in a YouTube video Wednesday.

“We’re very appreciative you and your team took on this project and this challenge,” Jones said.

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Single mother, KCS bus driver surprised by Warrick Dunn with fully furnished home

CONCORD — Markeisha Douglas thought she was simply finishing up some paperwork on the closing of her new home Tuesday morning. What she got was a greeting from Warrick Dunn.

Douglas, who has worked for Kannapolis City Schools as a bus driver for the last three years, has been a part of Habitat for Humanity Cabarrus County for two now.  During that time she has been raising her son Jonquez while staying with her grandparents.

She was thrilled to get a chance at homeownership from Habitat, but she wasn’t expecting all of the pomp and circumstance when she pulled up to her brand new home.

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Washington family becomes first-time homeowners

CONCORD — Leroy and Tameko Washington were newlyweds in 2010, and then they were homeless. Now, they are homeowners.

Through circumstances far from their control, they spent a significant part of their early years of marriage living out of their cars or in motels while Leroy struggled to work due to health complications from a stroke.

It was an incredibly difficult situation to overcome and one others might not have.

On Thursday, the Washingtons were presented keys to their first home.

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Wells Fargo Foundation Grant Awarded

Habitat for Humanity to Build and Repair 350 Homes with Wells Fargo Foundation Grant

Wells Fargo support for Habitat for Humanity International and local Habitat organizations reaches $100 million since 2010

ATLANTA – Habitat for Humanity International and Wells Fargo & Company (NYC: WFC) today announced an
$8 million donation from the Wells Fargo Foundation that will support the construction and repairs of safe and
affordable housing built in collaboration with 350 families in nearly 50 states.

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KANNAPOLIS, N.C. (July 9, 2020) – Today,  Habitat for Humanity Cabarrus County staff and the Richardson family presented the Dana Conner Richardson Memorial Scholarship to Kannapolis resident Jada Smith. Smith, a rising freshman at North Carolina A&T University, received $5,000 in honor of the 10th anniversary of the annual scholarship.

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the restore needs your help!

Volunteers are the backbone of Habitat Cabarrus and Cabarrus ReStore.

They are the reason we can fulfill our mission of providing decent, affordable housing to our Cabarrus County neighbors in need.

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The Habitat Cabarrus ReStore located at 2902 South Cannon Blvd. in Kannapolis will reopen to the public Saturday, May 30. The store will operate from 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. Tuesday – Friday and 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. on Saturdays.

Due to the precautions associated with the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, Habitat Cabarrus ReStore has been closed since mid-March. In order to maintain a safe shopping experience, all staff and guests will be required to wear masks while working and shopping when the store reopens.

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Give back today with #GivingTuesdayNow

Cabarrus, NC (May 5, 2020) – In response to the growing need due to COVID-19, the global movement GivingTuesday has launched a new campaign #GivingTuesdayNow on May 5. The campaign is meant to foster support for charities, non-profits and other organizations at a grassroots level to encourage people to give back to their communities.

To kick off your #GivingTuesdayNow, check out this list of just a few organizations that serve the Cabarrus community.

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Wells Fargo Contributes More than $11.5 Million to Habitat for Humanity

ATLANTA (Dec. 18, 2019) – Wells Fargo & Company is teaming up with Habitat for Humanity to help families stay in their homes and neighborhoods, and to champion advocacy work that helps people meet basic shelter needs, among other initiatives.

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Prologis Employees Volunteer With Habitat Cabarrus During Company’s Seventh Global Day of Service

Concord, NC (May 17, 2019) – Employees from Prologis, a global logistics real estate company, volunteered with Habitat Cabarrus last month in the Magnolia Crossing neighborhood in Concord, NC, in celebration of IMPACT DAY, the company’s seventh annual day of service.

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