La Quinta Inn Tuscaloosa
Travel Blogs from Tuscaloosa
It was a refreshing two week break, but, back to work we go! Had a beautiful group from Lawrenceville, Georgia working with us last week. It was their churches first mission trip for the young adults. Four guys (includes their leader Sam) and seven young ladies. We were working on completing the home at 21 Juanita Drive for Suzie Cousette and her son Jeremy. On ...
We were also joined this week by our new NCCC Americorps team, Rio Cinquo (River 5). Team leader Marissa was here a while back for the two day team leaders training that we sponsored. They have a small team of only 7 or so. Some were pulled to make up new teams that were sent out to Oklahoma.
Randy and Pam Garner finished up a two week tour with us. They are full time RV Care-A-Vanners who camped out at ...
... and started the tile in the kitchen.. Also painted the new storage building down the street and built storage shelves therein, with RVer Wayne helping out.
Bit of sad news this week. A good friend of mine, John Foss of Fargo, ND passed away in his sleep this past week. He was an architect and we worked on a number of large projects in New York City back in the '80's Good man with a ...
... for an hour or two to help paint or install bamboo flooring. Jackie's home is getting close to completion and she has brought in a friend of hers, James, to do some of the final touch-up painting, inside and out. The rest of the Kairos group worked on Juanita drive framing a new home's floor and another led by long term volunteer from Ohio, Roger, worked on the metal roof. We now have four homes started on Juanita ...
... A very capable group, knows house construciton very well, brought bunches of their own tools, and plays well with others. Made my job easy when they kno9w what they're doing. Terry was telling me that on many of their trips, they are basically left on their own to build or remodel a house. He did say, too, though that they appreciated our organization and that all seemed to have a good week and expressed the possibility of ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
- Pets allowed