Habitat for Humanity of Boone County seeks partner family; informational meeting Nov. 9

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Habitat for Humanity of Boone County is seeking a partner family for 2012. A Habitat partner family must meet the following requirements:

• Demonstrate a need for adequate shelter;

• Be willing to form a partnership with Habitat by keeping appointments, filling out paperwork accurately and on time, and performing at least 300 hours of sweat equity work on your home;

• Be a Boone County resident for a minimum of one year prior to applying for home ownership; and

• Demonstrate the ability to pay monthly mortgage payments and meet other financial obligations.

To learn more about becoming a partner family, all interested parties are invited to attend an informal presentation from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., Wednesday, Nov. 9, at the Salvation Army Building at 422 S. Main St., Belvidere, Ill.

Habitat representatives will be available to answer all questions and assist everyone in filling out application forms.

For additional information, contact John Cover at john-cover@comcast.net or (815) 288-6382. Visit the Habitat for Humanity of Boone County website at http://www.boonecoilhfh.com.

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