Habitat for Humanity, church fulfill mom’s last request for daughter

Habitat for Humanity, church fulfill mom’s last request for daughter
Homeowner Anastasia Hillard lays down flooring Aug. 27, 2022, inside her home in Oklahoma City. Volunteers and workers with Central Oklahoma Habitat for Humanity's Critical Home Repair Program worked over several weekends making major repairs to Hillard's home.

It was a neighborhood mom’s very last would like to see her daughter come to be the operator of a newly refurbished property.

A group of civic and neighborhood businesses along with a community church have been operating to make Charlotte Hillard’s dream occur real for her daughter, Anastasia.

Debra Johnson, leader of St. John’s parish fellowship ministry, referred to as the current property rehabilitation endeavours “Anna’s Residence Habitat Undertaking.” She said the exterior of the dwelling had been considerably improved by an considerable transforming effort via the town of Oklahoma City’s Owners Exterior Maintenance Application.

A recent job to strengthen the house’s inside was executed as a result of Central Oklahoma Habitat for Humanity’s Essential House Mend Program. The concluded renovations to Anastasia Hillard’s northeast Oklahoma Metropolis property amounted to a finish interior overhaul. Volunteers, such as quite a few from St. John Missionary Baptist Church, labored on Hillard’s residence Aug. 18-27.

Charlotte and Anastasia Hillard embrace in this photograph taken during a family celebration.

Volunteers labored on the home’s toilet, installing new shower taps, a self-importance and toilet. In the kitchen, they labored on plumbing, such as washer/dryer hookups, drainage, taps and the sink. New flooring was put in in several elements of the property, a incredibly hot water tank was replaced and a hole in the eating space ceiling was fixed.

Anastasia Hillard, 28, labored along with Johnson and a number of teams of volunteers all through the Habitat for Humanity undertaking. She said she was happy to see all of the designs for her home appear to fruition and that her mom, who died various years ago, would have been pleased, as effectively.