Brooks Bucks are back!

For the 10th consecutive year, Demos Restaurant will sponsor the Brooks Bucks fundraiser to benefit the mission of Habitat for Humanity in Wilson County.

The popular Brooks Bucks are named after the late Brooks Franklin, humanitarian and 30-year veteran writer for The Lebanon Democrat.Franklin was a nationally recognized newsman, winning numerous national and state awards for reporting and editorial writing.The issue of poverty and homelessness in Lebanon lead to the Brook Bucks fundraiser, which benefits one of Franklins most loved causes, Habitat for Humanity.

Each $5 donation to Habitat for Humanity of Wilson County buys one Brooks Buck and entitles the bearer to apply $7.50 toward one meal lunch or dinner at Demos Restaurant in Lebanon.

Brooks Bucks are available March 1-31 and are redeemable April 130.

The familiar green bucks are sold through:

All branches of Wilson Bank & Trust in Wilson County All branches of Pinnacle Financial Partners in Wilson County The Lebanon Democrat / Mt. Juliet News Habitat for Humanity office at 606 E. Main Street, Lebanon Habitat Board Members Habitat ReStore

Officials noted that 100 percent of sales benefit the work of Habitat for Humanity in Wilson County.

To receive more information about Habitat for Humanity of Greater Nashville Wilson Division, call 453-4539 or