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April 18, 2013

'Cars for Homes' program benefits local Habitat

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“The proceeds from the donation of one car could pay for the cost of a bathtub in a partner family’s home, a roof over their heads, or a beautifully landscaped front yard,” Schmidt said. “The donation of a large RV could sponsor all or part of a partner family home.”

“It’s easy to do, and another way to support our mission,” Schmidt said, “and our Habitat in Clinton County has a great need for families who are seeking safe, decent, affordable housing.”

Donations can be made by calling 242-4494 or visiting www.carsforhomes.org.

“Be sure to designate Habitat for Humanity Clinton County Iowa as the affiliate of your choice,” Schmidt added.

Habitat for Humanity, Inc. is a nonprofit, ecumenical Christian housing ministry that seeks to eliminate substandard housing from the face of the earth by partnering with low-income families to build or renovate adequate, affordable housing that is sold to the partner family without profit or interest.

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