Home 111: Setenise St. Jean has two sons. Her first husband died; her second went to work in the Dominican Republic and never came back. She doesn’t have any other family and couldn’t find any property to build her house until a local church donated a piece of land. Now she and her sons can sleep soundly out of the bad weather.

Home 112: Alexis Matoute lives with her two young children and husband who is disabled. She cleans for other people to support her children and take care of her husband. Before Homes from the Heart, she lived in a tent on a piece of land she inherited from her grandparents. Her dream of having a home on the property has now become a reality.

AuthorShaughnessy Miller