Twannette Colvin is a single mother who takes care of her son Davionne (12), her niece, Jasmine (19), and her terminally ill father who was given six months to live in 2009.
Twannette works at the Department of Children and Family Services. She enjoys helping people and hopes to pursue a career in counseling.
She heard about Habitat when she was trying to locate housing. Twannette found that many of the homes she viewed required a lot of work, or were too expensive for her budget. She says being a single mother has been difficult, but it has made her a stronger person.