RALEIGH, N.C., Sept. 12, 2014 – Operation: Coming Home, a joint volunteer project by the Home Builders Association of Raleigh-Wake County (HBA), the U.S. Veterans Corps, PulteGroup, along with various area nonprofits and businesses, presented the keys to its eighth Hero Home to U.S. Marine Cpl. Nathan Jakubisin, a Purple Heart recipient, and his wife and young child. Held Thursday, Sept. 11, the ceremony honored Cpl. Jakubisin, who suffered severe leg and hand injuries from an improvised explosive device (IED) while conducting patrols in the Kajaki District of Helmand Province in Afghanistan on June 9, 2012. The home, located in Fuquay-Varina’s Alston Ridge community, was build and furnished by PulteGroup, a national homebuilder of Pulte Homes, Centex and Del Webb.