November 27, 2012 – Mountain Housing Opportunities (MHO) in Asheville replaced or repaired 23 furnaces for residents in its western N.C. service area in 2012. It seeks to raise $33,000 to install or repair more furnaces this year.
Winter cold can be dangerous, especially to senior citizens. A furnace breakdown can have dangerous or tragic consequences.
MHO’s Family-To-Family-Furnace Fund repairs or replaces furnaces for families who would otherwise have to choose between paying for heat or other necessities, such as groceries or medicine.
Get more information or donate online or call (828) 254-4030.
MHO is a nonprofit community development corporation that provides comprehensive community and economic development services, including mixed-use commercial and residential development and neighborhood revitalization.
It receives financial support from the N.C. Community Development Initiative’s Community Enterprise Fund, which provides funds to help high-impact community organizations implement their strategic economic plans.