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Fair & Proud

As I reflect upon what it means to be an American, the one word that seems to settle well with me is “fairness.” For me that means making ethical choices while treating everyone fairly knowing that some will agree and disagree with the...

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Thou Shalt Not Steal!

Generally, my blogs are positive and uplifting. It’s who I am, or at least, who I want to be!

But today, as I sip the warmest drink I can find, I am going to address an issue we are having in our ReStores and my tone is less than happy....

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Youth Transforming Macomb Habitat

Youth is happy because it has the ability to see beauty. Anyone who keeps the ability to see beauty never grows old. - Franz Kafka

I love this quote. And I embrace the young people who join our team, volunteer on site, and creatively...

Holiday Spirit ornaments

Holiday Spirit

Dear Friends:

“The spirit of Christmas is always near; it shines like a beacon throughout the year. Don’t look in a store or high on a shelf; for sharing and giving are found in yourself.”  – Unknown

This...

Kindness Heart

One Dollop of Kindness to Go!

Everyday, the people who work at Macomb County Habitat for Humanity cross paths with many people. Some are donors, others are volunteers. Scores are shoppers in our retail operations, and a handful of very special people call themselves Board...