West Jefferson

9 hours away from SJU

About the area: As the first site in North Carolina, we couldn't be happier to go to West Jefferson, NC. West Jefferson is a town in Ashe County, meaning you’ll work with Ashe County Habitat for Humanity. WJNC has a population of 1,300. 

For more information:

www.ashehabitat.org

http://www.townofwj.com/

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/West_Jefferson,_North_Carolina

About the area: Honaker has a population of about 1,500, 27% of whom live below the poverty line. It is the Redbud capital of the world.

For more information:

http://www.wilkesboronorthcarolina.com/

http://wilkeshabitat.org/

https://www.facebook.com/WilkesHabitat/?fref=ts