Why You Should DIY Your Furniture
Reduce, reuse, and recycle – a common phrase we have all probably heard at least once, and a phrase most of us make an effort to incorporate into our daily lives. Purchasing goods like clothing or furniture second hand are one of the best ways to make an…
Benefits of Volunteering as a Senior Citizen
After retirement, you may find yourself asking “what’s next?” Volunteering your time as a senior citizen is not only a great way to get involved with your community, but it’s also a fantastic reason to get back out there and support a good cause.
Why Be a Conscious Thrifter?
Conscious thrifting is a sustainable way to shop for sustainable fashion, without participating directly in fast fashion. Thrift shopping is a wonderful way to purchase clothing, furniture, and many other needs, while making an environmentally friendly choice. When thrifting,…
Building Employee Engagement at ReVive Team Centre
At Habitat for Humanity’s ReVive Team Centre, corporate and community groups, as well as other group volunteers, have the opportunity to participate in a team building activity like no other; by assisting in bringing life back into products or excess wood pieces that could use a second chance.
Affordable Housing is Essential to the COVID-19 Recovery
This is the complete article written by Habitat for Humanity HMD CEO Eden Grodzinski about National Housing Day that was recently published by Inside Halton. Since the onset of the pandemic, most of us have been spending a…
10 Ways You Can Have a More Eco-Friendly Holiday Season
Here are some tips to reduce your carbon footprint during Christmas and New Year As the giving season approaches, it can be easy to lose track of our consumption habits. Household carbon footprint can increase more than 25% over the holidays,…
Donate Your Appliances to a Habitat ReStore Today
Donate appliances to a Habitat ReStore near you If you’ve made the decision to upgrade one or more appliances in your home and have no clue what to do with the old ones because you don’t want them collecting dust and taking up space. Donate your used appliances to Habitat…
Get Affordable Vintage Clothing at a ReStore
Get inspired and look unique through thrifty vintage and Y2K clothing finds at a Habitat HMD ReStore The Burlington, Milton and Orangeville ReStores have an amazing clothing section. With Vintage Fashion trending this year, the folks at Habitat for Humanity Halton-Mississauga-Dufferin ReStore have stocked up on affordable vintage and…
Donate your Video Games and Consoles to your local Habitat ReStore
Don’t Throw Away Your Old Video Games, Controllers or Consoles So you finally got that PS5 or Xbox Series X, and you’re excited to play Returnal, Assassin’s Creed Valhalla, Spiderman: Miles Morales, or NBA 2K! But what are you going to do with your older console? Well, now you…