On the year, the organization also logged 11,297 volunteer hours through local organizations including Youth United, Orange High School, Cedar Ridge High School, Durham Academy and Duke University.
“Day-to-day operations at the ReStore would not be possible if it was not for our incredible volunteers,” Habitat for Humanity said in a statement. “Whether it’s putting new merchandise out on the sales floor or repurposing old furniture, our volunteers are truly the lifeblood of this organization.”
According to Habitat, local donations amounted to 875 tons of goods that avoided landfills.
Lowes Home Improvement, The Barn at Valhalla, Once & Again Consignment, Batteries + Bulbs, Move Loot, Professional Builders Suppy, Dealers Supply, EBI and Hilldrup were all named as top business donors of the year.
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