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YouthBuild students move from classroom to construction site

Thirteen participants between 18 and 24 years old navigate the roof and measure out rooms while they build a Habitat for Humanity house as part of the program.

People shouting, hammers whacking nails, table saws slicing two-by-fours and a generator humming all contribute to the symphony of sounds on the Phoenix Rising YouthBuild program’s construction site.

Thirteen participants, all between 18 and 24 years old, navigate the roof and measure out rooms while they build the Habitat for Humanity of Marion County house at 8075 Juniper Road as part of the program. Once construction is complete in June, a family of three will move in and make the three-bedroom house a home.

Read the full story at Ocala.com