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Bassett Drive construction update

Start of the Bassett Drive construction project has been pushed back until July. Below is a June 1 update posted on the City of Mankato project page: “The 2018 Resurfacing plan was submitted to the Minnesota Department of Transportation for plan review. We anticipate receiving it back sometime next week and will be advertising for…

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Mankato ReStore 11th Anniversary

The public is invited to Habitat for Humanity Mankato ReStore the week of June 5th for a celebration of its 11th anniversary. All week, donors will receive coupons for 20 percent off their next ReStore purchase, while shoppers will save 11 percent storewide on appliances, building materials, cabinets, furniture, tools and more. Anniversary week concludes…

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Think ReStore prior to Janesville Citywide Cleanup

As Janesville Citywide Cleanup Day on May 26th approaches, Habitat for Humanity SCMN Mankato ReStore reminds residents that they can avoid a pickup charge for furniture or working appliances. Call us at 507-388-6682 or complete the form at the link below to schedule pickup of appliances, building materials, cabinets, doors, furniture, hardware, tools, windows and…

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New Mankato ReStore commercial

Mankato ReStore is pleased to announce the premiere of a new television commercial. The 30-second spot will be used on ReStore social media and run periodically on local television stations, both as a public service announcement (PSA) and as paid advertising, when the budget allows. We would like to thank all staff and volunteers for…

“I thought Habitat houses were free.”

A recent conversation with an occasional ReStore customer brought home the need to continue informing the public about the Habitat for Humanity homeowner application process. Many may be under the impression that Habitat provides homes free of charge to applicants. In fact, homeowners undergo a rigorous application process, agree to volunteer significant – “sweat equity”…