Lawrence Habitat for Humanity will hold a nail-driving ceremony for the Linda Benitez family at 8 a.m., Saturday at 927 LaSalle. Construction volunteers and friends are invited to celebrate with Linda and her son, Damon, the start of their new home.
Lawrence Habitat for Humanity is an affiliate of Habitat for Humanity International. The organizations are nonprofit, Ecumenical Christian housing organizations that work in partnership with people in need throughout the world building and renovating simple, decent shelter that is sold to them at no profit through no-interest loans. Funds, building materials and labor are donated by individuals, churches, corporations and other organizations who share the goal of eliminating substandard housing in the world.