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Ellwood Thompson’s 5% Day

What: Ellwood Thompson’s 5% Day

Volunteers are needed to bag groceries & to share enthusiasm for Habitat in 2 ½ hour shifts

Why: Help us kick off our 25th Anniversary which begins in 2011 !! Ellwood Thompson’s will donate 5% of their net profits to Richmond Metropolitan Habitat for Humanity

When: Saturday, January 8, 2011 9:00 a.m.- 4:30 p.m.


9:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. (3 slots)
11:30 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. (3 slots)
2:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. (3 slots)


Ellwood Thompson’s
4 North Thompson Street (corner of Ellwood & Thompson in Carytown)

For more information: Contact Linda Wilkinson, phone 804-232-7001 or


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December 15, 2010 at 6:14 pm

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12 Days Of Christmas At The ReStore December 13-23

Starting Monday, December 13th, the Richmond ReStore will be celebrating the 12 Days of Christmas with a different special every day. Partridge in pear tree not included!

Dec 13th: All home décor items 25% off

Dec 14th: All serving trays buy one get one 50% off

Dec 15th: All doors 50% off

Dec 16th: All gallon low VOC paints 50% off

Dec 17th: All cabinets 30% off

Dec 18th: All stoves/ovens/microwaves 30% off

Dec 19th: Store is closed

Dec 20th: All windows 50% off

Dec 21st: All furniture is 30% off

Dec 22nd: All lighting is 25% off

Dec 23: ALL MERCHANDISE 30% off

Dec 13-23: FREE tray or trivet with $50 purchase

Be sure to visit the ReStore at 1901 Roane Street, Richmond, Virginia 23222 to get great deals on all your home improvement needs!

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December 13, 2010 at 10:11 pm

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Student-led Junior Board of Directors Launched at Inaugural Habitat Youth Leadership Conference

The Honorable Christopher Peace, 97th District, and the Honorable Delores McQuinn, 70th District, Virginia House of Delegates, addressed students about the need for grassroots advocacy and action.

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December 9, 2010 at 2:32 pm

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