Bundled in with homework tablets and yellow pencils, students in Vancouver and Evergreen ISD are taking food home to their families.

“If we know exactly where we're going, exactly how to get there, and exactly what we'll see along the way, we won't learn anything.” -- M. Scott Peck, The Road Less Traveled.

On October 1, the ReStore lost a great friend. Gordon Alan Eastman spent his whole life working with his hands.

She speaks softly and carries a big stick - No, I mean, she carries a big crowbar. But just how did Salvage Service supervisor Michelle Elmquist turn into such a powerhouse deconstructionist? Let's take it back to her college days.

It was bound to happen. With one, two, then threeReStores -- and a fourth on the horizon -- it was easy to see that help was needed.


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  • Need a buffet table for your thanksgiving feast? We've got that and more at the Beaverton ReStore. 6 days 4 hours ago


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