Recent JDI EMBA Grads Working with Habitat for Humanity

Helping to grow the “ReStore” revenues.

March 18, 2013:  A team of recent JDI EMBA graduates has begun work with members of Habitat for Humanity Saint John.   Their collective goal is to grow the ReStore revenues, allowing for the construction of three new homes per year by 2015.

Did You Know …

  • Habitat for Humanity Saint John operates a ReStore on Rothesay Avenue that sells new and gently used building supplies and home furnishings for 50-80% off the retail price
  • One-hundred percent of the ReStore profits go to building homes in Saint John for families who qualify for the Habitat for Humanity program.
  • The ReStore relies on donations and volunteers to operate.
  • Habitat for Humanity Saint John has built 15 homes in the last 15 years.

To learn more about how Habitat for Humanity is impacting the local community, follow them on Facebook and Twitter and visit their website.

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Left to right:  Heather Delicaet, Brad Peters, David Irving, Andrew Fisher
Inset photo:  Melanie Walsh