"I became involved in habitat because of the need I always had other people at heart"
Dorothy Jenkins was born on April 15th, 1944 in Coahoma County and lives in the Mississippi Delta. Dorothy Jenkins felt compelled to join Habitat for Humanity because she wanted to better humanity. She desires to return dignity to people by helping them obtain decent housing. Therefore, she helped found the Habitat affiliate in Farrell-Sherald, Mississippi which she is currently the president of.