ALBANY, N.Y. – The grand opening of Habitat for Humanity's
ReStore in the Capital District was Saturday.
The ribbon cutting ceremony began at 9:30 a.m. Town
Supervisor Paula Mahan was in attendance with the Habitat staff and volunteers.
The first 100 customers of ReStore received a small gift
with their purchase. Also, throughout
the opening day customers could enter to win a gift basket from Bonefish Grill,
a new restaurant.
The Habitat ReStore sells new and gently used building
materials, appliances, furniture, tools and other products for home improvement
at a low cost. All items have been
donated by the local businesses, organizations and residents.
The profits from Habitat ReStore go to fund Habitat for