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Nonprofits seeking help to rebuild blind resident’s home in Hollywood

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Post and Courier – Oct 4 2014 3:00 pm Ms. Linda Gadson A West Ashley church and a Johns Island nonprofit are partnering to build a house for a legally blind man and his mother whose multigenerational home was destroyed by fire five years ago. After a fire spread from the Hollywood home’s kitchen and left it too damaged to repair, Vernon Holmes could not afford to rebuild. He went to the Rural Mission on Johns Island, a nonprofit that works to meet the needs of rural people living on the sea islands, including housing needs. It quickly became clear the house, built by...

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