Habitat House #19 Dedicated

The Habitat House at 808 N Birmingham Place in Tulsa was dedicated on Wednesday, August 22nd. Msgr. Gaalaas blessed the house. Our lead volunteer, Phil Doerpinghaus, presented the keys to the house to the Avina family. Following the dedication, the Avina family provided a delicious meal to the volunteers and members of the community who gathered for the dedication.

Irene Avina came to the United States from Mexico 17 years ago. Irene has 3 children, Mario, Brenda and Carlos. Brenda, a student at TCC, and Carlos, in middle school, share the home with Irene.

The completed Habitat House

The completed Habitat House

Msgr. Gaalaas blessing the house

Msgr. Gaalaas blessing the house

Phil Doerpinghaus presents the keys

Phil Doerpinghaus presents the keys