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Operation Homefront, a national nonprofit that builds strong, stable, and secure military families so that they can thrive in the communities they have worked so hard to protect, announces today that Wade Jurney Homes, a home builder building affordable, quality homes throughout the Carolinas area and built upon a foundation of unmatched customer service, reliability, and trust, will donate six to eight homes to military families.
Wade Jurney Homes is providing the homes and other support as part of Operation Homefront’s Homes on the Homefront program. The first home is located in Salisbury, North Carolina, north of Charlotte. Construction will begin at the end of September.
"Operation Homefront is absolutely thrilled to be working with Wade Jurney Homes as they clearly share our unwavering commitment to building strong, stable, and secure military families so they can thrive in the communities they have worked so hard to protect,” said Brig. Gen. (ret.) John I. Pray Jr., president and CEO of Operation Homefront."
Applications for the new home begin today until midnight on October 2. To apply for the home, please visit www.homesonthehomefront.org. Operation Homefront will select the recipient for the new home and announce their name on November 1, with keys to be awarded to the veteran home recipient before the Christmas season.
"Wade Jurney Homes wanted the opportunity to give back to the community and the men and women who serve our country,” said Wade G. Jurney Jr., president of Wade Jurney Homes. “Partnering with Operation Homefront gives us the ability to build a home for those who have given so much for us. We are looking forward to a partnership now and for years to come.”
“Wade Jurney Homes strives every day to make the dream of homeownership come true,” added Jurney. “We are especially honored to be able to make this dream a reality for a veteran."
The Homes on the Homefront program began in 2012. Since inception, Operation Homefront has placed more than 550 veterans and their families in mortgage-free homes. Wade Jurney is the second home builder to join the program.
Wade Jurney Homes, Inc., founded in 2001 by Wade Jurney Jr, is headquartered in Greensboro, North Carolina. The Company is one of the Southeast’s largest regional homebuilders with over 150 communities throughout North Carolina, South Carolina, Florida and soon Georgia. As a builder of affordable homes, the Company’s legacy continues by providing homebuyers with the most square footage at the lowest price. Every Wade Jurney home is built upon a foundation of unmatched customer service, reliability and trust. Our homes are built for today’s lifestyle…efficient, livable and comfortable. We stand behind our homes and have been recognized as a leader in the building industry, both regionally and nationally. You can count on us to stand by our commitment to provide you More Home. Less Money. Guaranteed.