“I had no idea there were people out there still coming together as a genuine group of people that cared.” It took bravery for Ms. K, who has always been independent, to ask for help. This Steel Magnolia is 89-years-old. She is well-traveled, well-read, and
“You are not disabled. You are handicapped, but still able.” Ms. D, physically limited by severe nerve damage, remembers the words of her mother. Life-threatening health challenges forced Ms. D to adjust to a new normal as a young adult. These days, years after her
Tragedy, hardship, and uncertainty can strike unexpectedly, often due to circumstances we can’t control. Rebuild Upstate homeowner Ms. S faced uncertainty in home and health this Christmas. Ms. S is a hard-working, devoted mother who has lived in her home for 30 years. Neighbored by
Resilience. Mrs. P. hails from Sweet Home Alabama. She settled in Greenville after meeting her husband nearly 40 years ago. Shortly after moving into a home she didn’t much like, Mrs. P was determined to renovate it to her liking. Mrs. P is a self-taught
Mrs. B “Be yourself, and make people happy.” This is the mantra Mrs. B lives by. If you are in need of a good laugh and excellent company, stop by Mrs. B’s house. Ms. B is a sister, a mother, a grandmother, and great grandmother.
The Wrights Warm. When you enter the Wright’s home, you immediately feel the comfort of countless memories shared here. The Wrights have lived in their home for over 50 years, raising not only their children but anyone else who needed a place to stay. Grounded
Meet the Parks Wholesome. You can’t help but smile when you pull up to The Park’s home. The blue-grey shade and ornate details are so inviting and just make you want to go inside. One foot in the door and you are immediately greeted by
Meet Mrs. E Joy. That’s the word I would use to describe Mrs. E. She radiates kindness and compassion, immediately welcoming me into her home. A grandmother to 13 and a great-grandmother to 4, Mrs. E could put anyone at ease. She enjoys the simple
Rebuild Upstate receives around 1,500 calls to our helpline every year. This video gives a little insight into what those calls are like, and just how much our neighbors need our help.
The King family’s story is one of resilience. The King family has been faced with sickness since the beginning, all three children have experienced a life-threatening illness. As Ms. King spent all her time attending to her children, the house was the last thing on