Volunteers begin work rebuilding Yuman's home
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A small army of volunteers with Yuma's Habitat for Humanity lift an exterior wall into place at the soon to be rebuilt home of Tony Gianopoulos, located at 1055 La Casita Drive, Wednesday morning. Gianopoulos, 79, lost his home and most of his belongings to a fire on December 9, 2012. Since then the Yuma Community has opened its heart and pockets to Gianopoulos donating money, furnishings, clothing, services and more to help him get back on his feet.
PHOTO BY CRAIG FRY/YUMA SUN
Volunteers begin work rebuilding Yuman's home.
You could hear it before you could see it: the tapping of hammers and the squeal of saws as men pounded together the lumber that will become a home.And when you saw it, you could feel it: the affection Yuma has for Tony Gianopoulos, the elder who will move into the home after a house . Read Volunteers begin work rebuilding Yuman's home...