On November 5, 2016 several members of the KSU Rotaract club lent a helping hand to the Manhattan ReStore. Habitat for Humanity is an international organization that builds homes for poverty stricken people and families around the world.
"Volunteering at the Annual Library Book Sale reminded me how reading an old styled book is good for the soul. It's really easy to get caught up in technology and other distractions as a college student, but getting to see all the books allowed me to just take a step back and enjoy the moment. It actually got me excited about reading again... for fun!
"Friday October 2nd, I spent the night cold. My many layers of store bought defenses afforded me horribly inadequate protection from the night. As proud as I was of the cardboard palace we had constructed, its paper walls failed us under freezing winds. The great luxuries that my life had afforded me left me unprepared for the reality of homelessness..."