Valerie found her need for Hattiesburg Area Habitat for Humanity like many families within the program. Valerie is a single mother of three who found herself financially struggling to make ends meet due to high rent expenses. Valerie has expressed her excitement about owning her own home as a chance to start over with freedom. Valerie is looking forward to stating over in her new home and having a place for her three beautiful grandchildren to come and enjoy.
Valerie Patterson’s new home was constructed by a multitude of volunteers compiled of students from local High Schools, Colleges, and businesses across the area and student groups from all over the United States.