Florence celebrates National Homeownership Month

FLORENCE, SC (WMBF) - Local governments across the country have packed their calendars throughout June with activities and events to celebrate National Homeownership Month.

The City of Florence, the Housing Authority of Florence and Mount Zion A.M.E. Apartments will be commemorating this year's event with a Homeownership Celebration on June 30.

The event, scheduled to run from 3-5 p.m., will take place in Room 2A of the Poyner Adult Education Center.

Scotty Davis, the director of community services in Florence, said representatives from the South Carolina State Housing Finance and Development Authority and First Reliance Bank will present valuable information to residents during the event.

The theme for this year's National Homeownership Month is "Promoting and Protecting Homeownership."

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