Canadian retailer readies shelter for troubled youth

Knell, Michael J.
May 2001
Furniture/Today;05/21/2001, Vol. 25 Issue 36, p70
Trade Publication
Reports that United Furniture Warehouse (UFW) owner and president John Volken has founded Welcome Home, a long-term residential facility for abused, neglected and lost people age 19-24 year-olds in Vancouver, British Columbia. Volken's reason for setting up the facility; Percentage of UFW sales to be donated to the facility; Project background.


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