Project Description

Welcome Home Yaro-Fieglo Family!

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On August 30, 2015, Habitat for Humanity-DeKalb welcomed the Yaro-Fieglo family to their home on Ravenwood Lane in Lithonia. The family was blessed with an extra special gift of being chosen for THE GMC Longest Yard Sale Challenge. We were very thankful to be the chosen affiliate this year for the challenge as well. A group of talented and thrifty designers decorated the entire home with found yard sale treasures using ideas garnered from interviewing the family. Their efforts were truly amazing!

“Having a home is a peace of mind. As an important investment in a person’s life, owning a house is a life game change.” -Moumini Yaro

Moumini and Mireille came to America from the Ivory Coast (Cote d’Ivoire), West Africa. Moumini and Mireille have two children Yassine, aged 11 and Elias, aged one.  Moumini and Mireille’s dream is to give their children a chance to acquire a good education and become valuable people in society. They want to raise their children in a stable environment where they have plenty of space to positively impact their development and their well-being.

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