Is More Than Just Houses

LKNConnect Director of Non-Profits, Margi Kyle, interviews Chloe M. Brown, Leadership Giving Manager, from Habitat for Humanity of the Charlotte region.

Habitat for Humanity of the Charlotte region:

  • Builds homes
  • Repairs homes
  • Renovating homes
  • Offers financial literacy courses
  • For more information visit their website,

Cornelius office is open again

Located next to the Restore store in Cornelius at 20310 North Main St. Their hours are 9:30 am to 3:30 pm on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays. Margi and Chloe discuss the services that Habitat offers in the video below.

Shopping at the Restore store

You can find great bargains on furnitures, glassware, and other household items. You can buy construction and renovation items such as paint, lighting fixtures, bathroom sinks and cabinets — even entire kitchens!

Store hours

Typically Monday through Saturday, 9 am to 4 pm. Closed on Sundays. Please check your local store’s listing here for directions, hours, and websites. (Some locations may vary.)

Margi and Chloe discuss the “gems” that you can find at the Restore store. Let’s go shopping!

Donating to the Restore store

You can donate your “gently used” items to any Restore store. You can also call for a pickup. See their website for details or visit any Restore store.

How do I volunteer?

Habitat’s website is the best place to learn about volunteer opportunities.

The interview

Margi Kyle interviews Chloe M. Brown about Habitat for Humanity’s role in the community and how you can help.

To feature your LKN non-profit, contact Margi Kyle

Email her at or call (704) 661-5223.

Photo courtesy Deborah Young Studio

For over 45 years, Margi Kyle, “The Color Doctor”, has built an astounding portfolio from the ever-important ‘Designer’s perspective’. Never idle, this Professional Interior Designer has contributed to this industry as an Interior Designer, Television Host, Mentor, Keynote Speaker, Educator, and Writer. Margi has Taught Interior Design of over 45 years and is the executive director for We Make Color Easy, The Dewey Color System. You can book a seminar or color course with her by emailing her at

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