National reuse contest includes 2 of our locals as winners!

Thank you to everyone who participated in The Reuse People’s 2015 Annual ReUse Contest! As always, there were some pretty amazing projects submitted, and the judges task of selecting winners was tough.

The 2015 national winners – 2 of which are our local customers of The RE Store – are:

TRP art-furniture winners

Art & Furniture Category (above, left to right):
1ST Place – Office Desk – By John Harris, Bellingham, WA
2ND Place – Handmade Flag – By Aaron Foster, College Park, MD
3RD Place – Good Tillage – By Wayne Chaudiere, Lummi Island, WA

TRP construction winners

Construction & Remodeling Category (above, left to right):
1ST Place – Emergency Basement Remodel – By Patricia Flanagan, Washington, DC
2ND Place – Garden Shed – By Mike Bentley, Beulah, MI
3RD Place – DIY Fence – By Janet Watkins, Pittsburgh, PA

More information about all the contestants and their projects can be found on The Reuse People’s website here.

A huge congratulations to our local winners, John Harris and Wayne Chaudiere!

Provide Flood Relief

Rebuilding efforts from Whatcom County's historical flooding is just beginning. We have the opportunity to provide our community members with affordable, readily available materials from The RE Store. Together, we can generate $10,000 in rebuilding efforts. From now until January 28th, buy a flood relief gift card to The RE Store and we will match your gift to double your impact.