Don Boorse/Special to The Explorer, Habitat for Humanity’s 327th home in greater Tucson, and the second in Marana, was dedicated Saturday for the Pottenger family. Pausing at the front door of their new home are Hamish, 10, seated; in the second row, Ayumi, 13, Maki, 17, and Kana, 11; and standing from left, mom Harumi and sons Brennos, 18, and Arthur, 20.The home was built in partnership with the Pottenger family and Arizona Catholic Daughters of the Americas, National Catholic Daughters of the Americas, and many dedicated volunteers.
Don Boorse/Special to The Explorer, The Rev. Father Abran Tadeo, St. Christopher’s Roman Catholic Church in Marana, blesses the Pottengers’ new home.
Don Boorse/Special to The Explorer, An emotional Harumi Pottenger, left , gets a hug from her sister-in-law Mary Hurst at Saturday’s dedication.