Local family gets house from Habitat for Humanity before Christmas

Local News

DES MOINES – A great part of the holiday season is being home for the holidays. Now, one local family gets to do that, in a brand new home thanks to Habitat for Humanity.

Homeowner Tonya and her family got the keys to their new place on Tuesday. They were homeless for months. After getting a job, she was excited to apply for a home through Habitat for Humanity and even more excited when she found out she’d be getting a new home just in time for Christmas.

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