2017 Faith Build

Rutherford County Area Habitat for Humanity is blessed to be building 8 houses in 2017 as well as several Neighborhood Revitalization and Home Repair projects. We build in Murfreesboro, Smyrna and LaVergne Tennessee. 

 Companies, contact us to have your staff and employees be a part of a Habitat for Humanity Build! Great employee bonding and community service experience! Contact Melissa Cross: cell: 615-603-5395 or 615-890-5877 x. 110

Our first build in 2017!

Faith Build

January 27, 2017 – April 8

Future Homeowner: Andrew Benyamin & Engy Morkos

Location: 501B Enon Springs Road, Smyrna

Volunteer days are Wednesdays, Fridays and Saturdays.

Press Release for House of Faith Build

Total Raised = $80,000


Thank you to our Sponsors of the 2017 Faith Build!

Tom & Robbie Hooper


Polymer Technology & Services

Rotary Club of Smyrna

United Way of Rutherford & Cannon Counties

Affordable Housing Program (AHP) / Federal Home Loan Bank of Cincinnati and Pinnacle Bank

Community Affordable Housing Equity Corporation – CAHEC


Homeowner Bio: 

Andrew pulled a twenty-dollar bill out of his wallet, pointed to the words In God We Trust, and with conviction in his voice said, “This is why we came to America.” Andrew and Engy had a great life in Egypt. However, the one thing they longed for the most was peace of mind and freedom. Freedom to raise their family in an environment where they would be free to practice their Christian faith and feel safe. In 2013, their names were drawn in a free immigration lottery. The family took a leap of faith, left everything they had ever known, and all they had worked for, to start a new life. But Andrew and Engy’s transition to America has not been an easy one.

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