Wisconsin first time home buyers have benefited from various grants, programs, awards and other forms of help provided by a handful or organizations within the state. Five of those organizations have recently been presented an award for their contribution towards promoting home ownership.
The Green Bay Press Gazette reports:
NeighborWorks Green Bay honored five of its community partners this week with awards for their efforts to promote home ownership and strengthen neighborhoods.
Greater Green Bay Habitat for Humanity received the Home Builder Award for its work to help families own a home. NeighborWorks provide Habitat families homebuyer education, housing counseling, down payment assistance, closing cost assistance and post-purchase services.
Gina M. Jury received the Block Builder Award for her service through the Marshfield Clinic Volunteer Wisconsin AmeriCorps program. Jury helped develop the NeighborWorks Green Bay volunteer program that generated more than 2,000 hours of assistance.
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