Toxic drywall puts end to Catholic Katrina program

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NEW ORLEANS (RNS) Operation Helping Hands, the Catholic ministry that employed thousands of volunteers to rebuild nearly 200 homes after Hurricane Katrina, said Wednesday (Sept. 7) it will shut down next summer, sooner than expected, because of its disastrous encounter with toxic Chinese drywall. “Simply, we didn’t have the funding to stretch it any further,” […]

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