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Opening the door to home ownership

Monday, April 20, 2009

SIKESTON -- Since Sikeston's Habitat for Humanity group formed almost three years ago, one of the biggest hurdles is educating the public about who is eligible for the homes and getting eligible applicants.

"Once something new starts in the community, it's just a matter of educating the public to be aware," said Jackie Herndon, co-chairwoman of the steering committee.

So two weekends ago, the group, currently completing its second home, held its first-ever application fair.

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