What a Difference a Day Makes
This time of year we tend to look back and realize how much has changed and how much we accomplished. We can do a lot in a year, right? But, those goals and tasks happen day-by-day. It’s the daily effort where success really happens.
This truth was never more evident than when our team here at Down Payment Resource (plus a few friends and partners!) recently partnered with Giveback Homes to complete an Atlanta Habitat for Humanity Brush With Kindness Day — an event that focuses on supporting Habitat homeowners with necessary repairs to their home.
Gwendolyn has been a successful Habitat homeowner for more than 10 years — she moved in when her daughter was just in elementary school and now she’s headed to Georgia State University to earn her nursing degree.
Gwen tearfully shared how much this home meant to her and her small family. Some of her coworkers at Georgia Tech helped her build this home years ago. Her homeownership goal was achieved with the help of Habitat, sweat equity, hard work and multiple homebuyer classes. She raised her daughter here and became a part of the community. And, on this cold day, she joined us in painting the exterior of her home — all in one day. keep reading