On this episode:
Furniture Bank, Toronto
This episode, we sit down to talk with Dan Kershaw of Furniture Bank. Dan Kershaw is the Executive Director at Furniture Bank, one of Canada’s most rapidly growing social enterprises. Furniture Banks helps turns affordable housing into affordable homes through the diversion of gently loved furniture from landfills.
In this episode, we talk about the importance of making an affordable house a home and treating everyone with dignity and respect when they walk through the door of Furniture Bank. We also discuss the link between employment and homelessness prevention and conscious consumerism and waste diversion. Dan also describes how social enterprise has allowed Furniture Bank to grow and his vision for the future.
Links mentioned in this episode:
Video: Every Day at Furniture Bank
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