New RRHA Homeowners Become Role Models for Family and the Community.

RICHMOND, Va., Sept. 29 /PRNewswire/ — “I consider myself a

role model for my family because they know what I’ve been through

as a single mother,” said Housing Choice Voucher Homeownership

Program (HCVP HCVP Housing Choice Voucher Program ) participant and new homeowner Cerelia Harris, 35.

“I always wanted more for myself and my children and I want them to

believe they can achieve anything. As far as the community I hope they

can look at me and say well if she can do it, I know I can do it


Harris spent her childhood in the Creighton Court public housing

development and when she turned 19 moved to the Jackson Ward Jackson Ward is an historically African-American neighborhood in Richmond, Virginia, USA. It is located less than a mile from the Virginia State Capitol. It sits to the west of Court End.