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Morris Habitat for Humanity Restore Celebrates 7th Year

 Randolph, NJ:  It seems just yesterday that the Morris Habitat for Humanity ReStore first opened, and now it is celebrating its 7th anniversary.

To celebrate this milestone, the ReStore will host its 7th Anniversary Celebration & Sales Event on Saturday, May 3rd from 10 am until 5 pm.  Shoppers will save 20% off their ENTIRE purchase of furniture, appliances, décor, building materials and more!  And they will also enjoy free hotdogs, popcorn, music, great raffles (including ReStore gift certificates ranging from $50-100) and much more!

With over 21,000 square feet of space, customers can enjoy great savings off normal retail costs while supporting Morris Habitat for Humanity.  By selling donated building supplies, appliances and furniture (both new and gently-used), money raised by the ReStore is used to finance the houses built with homeowner partners. Morris Habitat provides a hand-up, rather than a hand-out, to home ownership.  Revenues from the Morris ReStore have helped to build 9 homes and have kept over 3,700 tons of waste out of our landfills. 

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From Waterford chandeliers to mid-century antiques, you never know what you’ll find!  So, whether you are a regular customer or first time shopper, mark your calendar to join in on the family fun on Saturday, May 3, 2014. 

  

For more information about the ReStore, the 7th Anniversary Event or opportunities to donate and volunteer, visit www.morrisrestore.org or call 973-366-3358.

About Morris Habitat for Humanity 

Morris Habitat for Humanity is a nonprofit housing agency dedicated to providing decent, affordable housing for low-income families in Morris County and the surrounding New Jersey area.  Through volunteer labor and donations of money and materials, Morris Habitat builds and rehabilitates houses in partnership with families in need.  Since 1985 Morris Habitat has served 280 households though home ownership opportunities, home preservation, and international home building programs. The organization has plans to build an additional 80 units and preserve 40 homes within the next 5 years. For more information about Morris Habitat call 973-891-1934 or visit www.morrishabitat.org.  

About Morris Habitat ReStore

Operated by Morris Habitat for Humanity, the ReStore sells donated building supplies, appliances and furniture at huge savings off normal retail costs.  Proceeds from our ReStore, opened May 2007, have built 11 homes and diverted over 3,700 tons of useable material out of landfills.  Information on donating, volunteering, or any other aspect of the ReStore can be found on its website at www.morrisrestore.org or by calling (973) 366-3358.

Located at 274 South Salem Street, Randolph, NJ 07869, the ReStore is open Tuesday 12-8, Wednesday & Friday 10-6, Thursday 10-8, and Saturday 10-5.  The ReStore is closed on Sunday and Monday.  Cash, debit cards, Visa and MasterCard are accepted. Donation drop offs can be made during store hours, or for larger items call 973-366-3358 to schedule a pick-up. Donations are tax-deductible.

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