Wednesday, October 20, 2004

HURRICANE REPAIR AT APE SANCTUARY

Students help rebuild lives of hurricane victims along Treasure Coast

A handful of Indian River Community College students are providing much-needed help to Treasure Coast residents who likely would have waited months before getting a contractor to repair their storm-damaged homes.

The team of carpentry students, led by instructor David VanCise, has spent weeks on a slew of reconstruction projects arranged through the Treasure Coast Builders Association, including six St. Lucie Habitat for Humanity homes and the Center for Captive Chimpanzee Care in Ft. Pierce....