Board member, volunteer, and donor Phil Orazi has been involved with Home Repairs for many years. And for him, serving others is truly an enjoyable experience, and one he wants to share with those in Gwinnett and beyond. Keep reading to learn more about Phil and his family, his perspective on giving, and his dream…

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What can one person do? A lot actually. Take Dorothy for example. Despite limited means, she has literally been the hands and feet of Jesus – providing food and shelter for those without. Then there’s Suzette. This mom of three heard about Home Repairs through her church. Then her husband Matt began playing in the…

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How did you hear about Home Repairs and what made you get involved?  I was introduced to HRM by board member Richard Lusk. I have known Richard for a long time and attend a weekly Bible study with him. One day, we were discussing charities and Richard mentioned giving to HRM.  We all know owning…

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Jeff Bourne and his wife smilng at camera while outside at a beach

A rotting deck. Plumbing problems. An unstable staircase. All fairly common issues when it comes to home repairs, but they can be an enormous hurdle for homeowners in need.  “I know there’s often no way [the homeowners we serve] can afford to make these repairs,” said Jeff Bourne. “Sometimes, the county is even threatening consequences…

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board member Andy Goodwin

What happens when you combine golf and a good cause? Just ask Andy Goodwin. A grandfather, golfer and international ministry board member, Andy has been involved with Home Repairs Ministries’ Golf Classic for four years.It all started when Andy was invited by a fellow Home Repairs supporter, Richard Lusk, to play in the Golf Classic.…

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Bill Isaak

For Bill Isaak, volunteering is a dream job. “I made a commitment when I was young to retire early in life so that I could spend my time and energy doing volunteer projects,” said Bill. “While I was working, my time to volunteer was limited, but my goal was always to give back and use…

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Nathan Anderson Family outdoors

The power of putting faith into action shows in the life of long-time Home Repairs donor, Nathan Anderson. “My Dad, Harvey Anderson, helped lead Home Repairs for many years, and our family has prayed for Home Repairs since Dad went full time with the ministry years ago,” Nathan Anderson said. “As the Lord has continued…

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John Manderscheid

For all he knew, it was going to be a typical Sunday at Perimeter Church. But as John Manderscheid heard about the various ministries and ways Perimeter was involved in the community, one ministry caught his attention: Home Repairs Ministries. Not too long after, while on a men’s retreat, John signed up for a service…

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married couple smiling at camera while on the beach

For Dave Lee, faith is an action verb. And his decision to put faith in action nearly 20 years ago is still making a difference today. It all started when Dave attended an idea fair sponsored by his church. That’s when he discovered a new opportunity — a chance to not just attend church, but…

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