Saturday, December 27, 2008

Save the date!

The ReBuilding Exchange will celebrate its grand opening on Friday, February 13th, 6-10pm with live music, food, and a live and silent auction.  Please join us for this exciting event!

Have a skill or item you'd like to donate to raise funds for the ReBuilding Exchange?  We are currently accepting donations of items for the silent auction. Items may include donated services such as health, beauty, educational, skilled artisanry or items such as artwork, gift certificates for retail or restaurants, or stays at vacation homes.  Use your imagination!

If you'd like to be added to our mailing list for more information about this event and other news at the ReBuilding Exchange, or have an item to donate, please send an email to

We are also currently accepting donations of building materials by appointment until our grand opening in February. 

Tuesday, December 2, 2008

Tales from our first volunteer kick-off weekend!

Dave Hampton of Urban Habitat Chicago and Echo Studio writes about our first weekend of moving and set-up in the new space.

Thanks to all our volunteers for coming out!