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Habitat For Humanity Celebrates Belmont Cottages

Habitat For Humanity Celebrates Belmont Cottages

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Our region’s Habit for Humanity is celebrating the completion of a half-dozen new homes in the Belmont Cottages. The organization had a dedication ceremony Saturday afternoon for six new units (pictured) near Avon Street at the southern end of Charlottesville. Habitat for Humanity has many local partners including area banks and various Presbyterian and Episcopal churches.

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