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Affiliate Office
#1-4128 Mostar Road
Nanaimo, BC V9T 6C9

Phone: 250-758-8078 ext. 2
Fax: 250-758-8096
info@habitatmvi.org

Office Hours:
Mon-Fri: 8:30 am-4:00 pm


ReStore:
250-758-8743 ext. 1

#1-4128 Mostar Road

ReStore Hours:
Mon-Sat: 9:00 am-5:00 pm
Sun 10:00 am -4:00 pm

Thank You For Your Support!

Habitat Sponsors & Partners

ReStore Hours:
Monday - Saturday   9:00 am to 5:00 pm
Sunday 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

ReStore Phone:  250-758-8743 ext. 1

ReStores are public retail outlets operated by Habitat, providing a wide variety of affordable new and used home furnishings, appliances, lighting, plumbing, hardware and building materials and supplies for sale to the general public. Proceeds generated assist in raising funds to help reach each affiliate's goals.

The Nanaimo ReStore opened in December 2001 and was the first ReStore in BC. The store is located next door to our affiliate office on Mostar Road.

Our ReStore even has its own Facebook page, where you can get the latest on new arrivals and sales events.

Material Donations

We rely on donated products that we sell, as well as building materials and fixtures in re-saleable, repairable and/or re-usable condition. Through this recycling process, Habitat's nearly 100 Canadian ReStores have helped to divert thousands of tonnes of building materials from the landfills annually.

Donation examples are listed below, or call the ReStore at 250-758-8743 ext. 1 beforehand to ensure any other home construction related products can be accepted.

To Donate Product to ReStore

Donations are gratefully accepted behind the store, Tuesday through Saturday from 9:00 am until 4:00 pm. NO AFTER HOURS DROP-OFFS, PLEASE.

We can also pick up donations. To arrange pick up, please call the ReStore at 250-758-8743 ext 1.


Accepted Items

  • ReStore truckAppliances in working condition
  • Caulking, Glues, Sandpaper, Tools
  • Hardware
  • Some furniture (if approved by Manager)
  • Plumbing and Electrical Materials
  • Doors and Windows
  • Moldings, Mantles, etc.
  • Vanities, Cabinets and Shelving
  • Vents, Light Fixtures, Framed Mirrors
  • Interior and Exterior Finishing Materials
  • And more! Ask us about your donation!

Volunteer at the ReStore

The Mid-Vancouver Island ReStore is operated by several employees (see Board & Staff) and dozens of weekly volunteers who contribute thousands of hours each year. Volunteers are welcome at the sales counter, in the receiving area to prepare materials for sale and for collections and deliveries.

For more information on volunteering with the ReStore, please visit the Volunteer page for contact information or to obtain a volunteer application form.

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