Alternative Fall Break
Over fall break, students traveled to Vineland, N.J., to renovate the site of Habitat for Humanity’s first ReStore in Cumberland County. The store will sell donated furniture and home improvement items to raise funds for financing more Habitat home building.
You can read about the experience in The Daily Journal.
Habitat for Humanity Fall Break
Pictures by Kelley Holocker
Champions of YouTube
WC Habitat landed first place in Habitat for Humanity International’s 2013 Youth Leadership Conference Film Fest, an accomplishment that will be recognized at the national conference in Alexandria, VA.
Earlier in the fall semester, more than 150 volunteers organized by Washington College’s Habitat for Humanity refurbished fence lines and barns for rescued horses at SummerWinds Stables. You can read more about this experience here.
No Stranger to Winning
Last year, WC’s Habitat for Humanity triumphed over larger schools such as Penn State and Louisiana State to win the “Build a Future” contest that Barnes & Noble sponsored for all campuses with B&N bookstores. For the full story, click here.