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Merrill Lynch Presents $5,000 Check to Upcoming Home Build

Merrill Lynch, a Bank of America Corporation, Donates $5,000 to Habitat for Humanity of Worcester County, Inc.

Berlin, MD – Habitat for Humanity of Worcester County was awarded a $5,000 grant from Merrill Lynch, a Bank of America Corporation. The funding from this grant will go towards Habitat’s upcoming home build in Bishopville, this fall.

Habitat’s mission is to help individuals and families of Worcester County, who are struggling due to a lack of affordable housing, and broader needs related to community revitalization. This grant makes available essential funding to be used towards a build for a local family in Worcester County in need of decent, affordable housing. Habitat families work in partnership with Habitat Worcester, volunteers, and the local community to build their homes.

"We are so grateful to Bank of America, Christine Selzer, Tim Lund and our local Merrill Lynch branch for this most generous donation.  The funding from this grant directly contributes to our efforts to build decent, safe, affordable housing for Worcester County families in need” said Andrea Bowland, Executive Director of Habitat for Humanity of Worcester County.

About Habitat for Humanity of Worcester County, Inc.

Habitat for Humanity of Worcester County, Inc. is a local affiliate of Habitat for Humanity International, and is part of a global, nonprofit housing organization operated on Christian principles that seeks to put God’s love into action by building homes, communities and hope. Habitat for Humanity of Worcester County is dedicated to eliminating substandard housing locally and worldwide through constructing, rehabilitating and preserving homes; by advocating for fair and just housing policies; and by providing training and access to resources to help families improve their shelter conditions. For more information, to donate or to volunteer, please visit

About Bank of America

Bank of America is a global leader in wealth management, corporate and investment banking and trading across a broad range of asset classes, serving corporations, governments, institutions and individuals around the world. Bank of America offers industry-leading support to approximately 3 million small business owners through a suite of innovative, easy-to-use online products and services.  Bank of America Corporation stock (NYSE: BAC) is listed on the New York Stock Exchange. For more information on Bank of America, please visit


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