Recycle scrap metal, help needy families

By KTVZ.COM news sources
POSTED: 3:03 PM PDT April 25, 2013 
BEND, Ore. -

In May, all scrap metal proceeds generated by the Bend Area Habitat for Humanity ReStore will fund the Family Access Network voucher program.

The voucher program provides struggling local families with basic home furnishings and appliances.

The Bend ReStore is located at 760 NE 1st St. in Bend.

Donate your scrap metal and help struggling local families!

About Bend Area Habitat ReStore:

The ReStore is a used and surplus building supply outlet, offering a huge selection of building material, appliances and furniture at 50-95% off retail prices. They welcome donations of: windows, doors, furniture, cabinets and appliances to lumber, flooring, paint, tile, lighting, plumbing, electrical, heating & hardware. All proceeds benefit Bend Area Habitat for Humanity. ReStore hours: Tuesday-Friday, 9 a.m.- 5 p.m., Saturdays, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Mondays open for donations only, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.

 

About FAN:

FAN advocates exist in all public schools (K – 12) and in three early childhood sites in Deschutes County. The advocates are service brokers who link children and families to critical social support with the goal of keeping children in school. By placing advocates in public schools, FAN provides a direct, convenient way to connect those in need with vital services. For more information on how you can help FAN reach out to school children in need, please call the Family Access Network Foundation at 541.693.5675 or visit www.familyaccessnetwork.org.

 

About Bend Area Habitat:

For more than 23 years, Bend Area Habitat has built and renovated 101 affordable homes serving low-income families in Bend and Crook Co. These homes have been sold to individuals and families with a 0% mortgage. Bend Area Habitat also provides home repair and weatherization services to low income homeowners. For more information, www.bendhabitat.org