Wednesday, July 15 2009
NEW HARMONY, Ind. — Habitat for Humanity of Evansville will break ground on its first home in New Harmony, Ind.
There will be a short opening ceremony for the house, located at 718 Third St., at 12:30 p.m. Wednesday.
Jane Blaffer-Owen, a philanthropist influential in the restoration of New Harmony, donated the lot and covered costs for the infrastructure. She will speak at the event.
The house is being sponsored by the Staubitz Charitable Trust.
— Evan Shields