Disaster ReBuilders working to help World War II veteran, wife return home

Disaster ReBuilders working to help World War II veteran, wife return home

World War II veteran William Nash, 92, and his wife of nearly 70 years, Maxine, have not been able to return to their home since Hurricane Harvey and its devastating flooding struck the Houston area in August of last year. Without insurance and with inadequate help from FEMA to make necessary repairs, they had nearly lost hope of ever going home. But thanks to the Fuller Center Disaster ReBuilders and their volunteers and supporters, the Nashes have hope again — and they’ll soon be going home. Fox 26 featured the Nashes’ story below in their Memorial Day broadcast:

The Disaster ReBuilders still need volunteers and financial support. Click here to learn how you can make a difference for the families still suffering from Harvey’s aftermath.

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Chris Johnson
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Chris Johnson is the Director of Communications for The Fuller Center for Housing, a multi-award-winning columnist for the Columbus (Ga.) Ledger-Enquirer and author of 4 books.

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