The Mission in the News

Jul 26, 2013

Second Restoration Cafe Opens Inside Thrift Store



The new Restoration Café inside Rockford Rescue Mission’s Thrift Store celebrates its Grand Opening from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday, Aug. 2. The Thrift Store is located at 2710 20th St., near Harrison Avenue and 20th.

This is the Mission’s second Restoration Café, joining the original at 625 West State St. The new café serves coffee, baked goods, hot dogs, sandwiches and popcorn.

WIFR-TV’s Morning Blend will broadcast live from the new café from 9 to 9:30 a.m. Friday. The day includes free refreshments, storewide discounts, and door prizes including Rockford Aviators and Volcano Falls tickets. Dr Pepper will be taste-testing new products, too.

The new café is open from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Saturday. The original Restoration Café’s hours on West State remain 7:30 a.m. to 2 p.m., Monday through Friday.