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March 23, 2022

Firefighters hone extrication tool skills

Our Fonthill ReStore needed to remove their old customer service desk (that was an old pick-up truck) to make space in the store for a new desk so they contacted Thorold Fire and Emergency Services to see if they could help. This was the perfect…
Person holding two handmade blankets
March 20, 2022

Crocheting for a cause

Barb Cosby has been volunteering at our Grimsby ReStore since before it opened over five years ago, merchandising and setting up products on the sales floor and customer service, but when the province went into lockdown and our stores had to close and…
Lucky shamrock sale poster
March 13, 2022

Lucky Shamrock Sale

The luck of the Irish is shining on our customers this week as we celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with a Lucky Shamrock Sale! Visit our ReStores on March 17, 18 or 19 and when you see an item with a shamrock on it you'll save 40%! Look for the…
people carrying bags and leaving
March 09, 2022

Support the immediate shelter needs of refugees from Ukraine

In response to the crisis in Ukraine, where almost two million people have been forced to flee Ukraine and up to four million people are expected to be without a safe place to call home, Habitat Canada has set up a Ukraine Crisis Appeal.  Habitat…
three smiling children wrapped in quilts
February 09, 2022

Quilting friends provide warmth to Habitat homeowners

Co-author: Angela Daley, Manager, Volunteer Engagement A group of quilting friends get together to make quilts and give them to the premature babies at McMaster Children’s Hospital, however with COVID-19 health measures, they were unable to donate…