HFH of Warren County - March 12, 2011
The Habitat Herald
Welcome to the latest issue of the HFH newsletter. The HFH Board meets monthly on the 1st Monday at 5:30
at the old Cheese Factory just off the 70S Bypass.
2011 Officers and Board
President - Steve Koelbl - 815-2553
Vice-President - Gene Money - 668-8012
Secretary - Kay Ramsey - 473-8613
Treasurer - Norma Jo King - 815-2427
Administrative Assistant –Charlene Robinson
Board Members: George Argo, Donna Campbell, Lester Cowell, Jerry Davenport, El Glidden, Todd Herzog, Nancy Locke, Gene Money, Chitra Mukerji, Rita Ramsey, Diane Stanley, and Woody Woodiel.
Construction for 2011 will begin on Saturday, March 19 at 7:30 A.M. on Ebonwood Street. The second house will be started on April 9th, also on Ebonwood Street. The first house is being sponsored by Nissan and the second by Warren Co. Habitat.
Our volunteer support continues to grow. God has truly blessed us in giving us the opportunity to work together through Habitat to share His love with those in need. We need YOU to join us. Please call Kay Ramsey (473-8613) for information.
VERY MUCH APPRECIATED
$30,000.00 received from the Bridgestone/Firestone Trust Fund towards the construction of one of our houses. Thank you Bridgestone.
$10,000.00 received from the late Betty Colville estate. What a beautiful remembrance.
$300.00 received from the Warren County FCE Clubs. Many thanks.
Donation of (4) lots from Kenneth Pedigo. Thank you so much Kenneth.
Donation of (2) lots from Mr. & Mrs. John Madewell. Many thanks go to Mr. & Mrs. Madewell.
Donation of (1) lot from Security Federal Savings Bank. Thank you Security.
God truly does work in wonderful ways.
LOVE IN ACTION
Our special thanks go to the following churches, civic clubs, etc. that have been working so unselfishly on our homes:
Bridgestone, First United Methodist, Shellsford Baptist, Noon & Breakfast Rotary, Pearls of Christ, St. Catherine’s Catholic Church, First Baptist, Covenant Fellowship, Master Gardeners, Bethel Hill Baptist, Central Baptist Association, Calvary Worship Center, WCHS Football Team; Gath Baptist, McM Area Youth Min., JROTC-WCHS; Yorozu; Youth Ministries, Morrison First Baptist; Seventh Day Adventist, First Baptist, First National Bank, Christ United Methodist; Leadership McM/Warren; Central Church of Christ, River Park; Smartt Assembly, Bates Hill, WCHS Cheerleaders; Shepherd-Lutheran, Master Gardeners Club, and others.
We have made application for a SHOP (Self-Help Homeownership Opportunity Program) grant. These are funds from HUD to be used for land acquisition and infrastructure.
A special thanks go to First National Bank for their forthcoming assistance in the processing of a grant from the Federal Home Loan Bank of Cincinnati.
George Argo, Norma Jo King, Steve Koelbl, Gene Money & Kay Ramsey
Norma Jo King, Chairman
Jerry Davenport and El Glidden
Family Selection Committee
Donna Campbell and Diane Stanley, Co-Chairmen
Family Nurture Committee
Chitra Mukerji, Chairman
Human Resource Committee
Kay Ramsey, Chairman
Site Selection Committee
Donna Campbell, Chairman
George Argo, Woody Woodiel, and Steve Koelbl Co-Chairmen
Church Relations Committee
Todd Herzog, Chairman