We don't accept electrical supplies that don't meet code.

Carpet must be a room-size piece, free from stains and odors.

A Brush With Kindness (ABWK)

No entertainment centers, TVs, electronics or old toilets.

Donate to the ReStore

Aitkin County Habitat for Humanity accepts donations of used goods that it re-sells in order to make money to build new houses. Desired donations include washers, dryers, refrigerators, freezers, stoves, microwaves and dishwashers, neutral, in working order. Cabinets and new building materials. New electrical, plumbing, HVAC supplies, hardware, flooring, lighting, lumber, paint tools, windows and doors. Furniture in excellent shape. No hide-a-beds. Upholstered furniture must be free from rips, stains and odor. Tools, sporting goods. Cars and trucks, don't need to run. Boats, snowmobile, ATVs.


214 First Avenue  NW Aitkin, MN 56431 

A Brush With Kindness (ABWK) Habitat for Humanity’s A Brush with Kindness is an exterior home preservation service that offers painting, landscaping, weather stripping and minor repair services for homeowners in need. ABWK helps low-income homeowners impacted by age, disability and family circumstances, who struggle to maintain the exterior of their homes, reclaim their homes with pride and dignity.

ABWK serves as a companion to local affiliates’ core building services, enabling them to serve more families and increase opportunities for volunteers and sponsors.  Click here to download an application.