Pipe donations help out at H.O.M.E

September 2005
Contractor Magazine;Sep2005, Vol. 52 Issue 9, p7
Trade Publication
Provides information on the Homeworkers Organized for More Employment (H.OM.E.), a charitable organization located in Orland, California, that is committed to combat poverty and homelessness in its rural community by offering support services and constructing affordable housing. Reliance of the organization on building material donations to offset expenses; Installation of copper plumbing in several buildings on the H.O.M.E. campus; Church group which organizes an ecumenical youth trip each summer to help with construction projects at H.O.M.E.


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