Lathyia is a single mom and works as an Assistant Manager of group homes for United Disability Services. Her children are Leontae who is 9, Marionna is 7, and Miya is 3. Marionna and Leontae attend King Elementary School. Miya has congenital heart disease but has lots of energy and attends Head Start. She has been through multiple surgeries.
Her grandmother told her to apply for Habitat. Lathyia is glad she did but in the meantime she and her children are living with her grandmother until their home is finished.