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#1 Andi


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    Posted 27 June 2008 - 11:45 PM

    For Habitat for Humanity! ok so it was pretty hard manual labor and a lot of work!...I ended up on the drywall group. I have never drywalled in my entire life! Wasn't too bad actually though... I used my muscles a lot! :) I think I will stick to the office job! Manual labor is tough and I give major credit to anyone who does it daily!

    #2 Kat81

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      Posted 27 June 2008 - 11:47 PM

      When I went to church we use to do it once a month. A big group of us would go and stay from sun up to sun down. I would be SO exhausted by the end of the day. It was so rewarding though. I really liked it.

      #3 Andi


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        Posted 27 June 2008 - 11:56 PM

        yes...it was rewarding...but boy am I tired tonight!

        #4 Martha

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          Posted 28 June 2008 - 12:01 AM

          That is awesome! You should feel very good about yourself!

          My mom volunteers for Habitat for Humanity with a group of her friends. I need to do it too sometime!

          #5 Tara

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            Posted 28 June 2008 - 12:14 AM

            That's awesome! Very tough work, but it will be very much appreciated I'm sure.

            #6 Jen_S

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              Posted 28 June 2008 - 09:25 AM

              That is great!!!! Must have been rewarding.
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              #7 nikkianddean

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                Posted 28 June 2008 - 09:26 AM

                that's great!! I have always been interested in doing HFH. What an awesome acommplishment. You should be very proud of yourself!!

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                #8 starchild



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                  Posted 28 June 2008 - 09:30 AM

                  Awesome! You aren't lying, I've done it before too and you work your butt off. They have you doing things you didn't even know you could do, it's scary at first because you don't want to mess up someone's house LOL

                  #9 LisaG

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                    Posted 28 June 2008 - 09:35 AM

                    That's so great. My sis-in-law is the CFO of the Dallas Area Habitat. It really is very rewarding to volunteer your time to give something to someone who doesn't have anything. Good for you!

                    #10 Sandra E.

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                      Posted 28 June 2008 - 10:05 AM

                      That's great, they're a wonderful organization with an excellent cause.

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