Home for the Holidays

December 24, 2004

HOME sweet home: The Masís family prepares to celebrate Christmas in itsnew house, built by Habitat for Humanity with the help of volunteers from TheTico Times (TT, Oct. 3, 2003). Habitat is an international non-profit organizationthat offers no-interest loans to families who need homes and has builtmore than 175,000 houses worldwide. Costa Rica director Chris Panzer saidmore projects are slated to begin in March, and companies and prospectivevolunteers are invited to help. For more information, call 447-1272.

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