Category Archives: A Day in the Life

Volunteer Spotlight

You hear it often – Shop. Donate. Volunteer.  But what’s it like to be a Volunteer at Impact Thrift? I spoke with Janice Miller, one of our wonderful dedicated volunteers who offered to share her story. “Like most people, things didn’t turn out exactly the way they were planned,” said Janice when we spoke earlier […]

Celebrate 15 Years with 15 Days of Savings!

Thanks to YOU… Impact Thrift has been around for 15 years! What better way to celebrate than with 15 Days of Savings! November 2 through November 18, 2016,  you’ll find a different sales promotion every day at all 5 of our stores! Join us on Tuesday, November 15 at our Norristown, PA location as we celebrate America […]

Donate = Recycle = Thrift

Celebrate America Recycles Day with us! Impact Thrift Stores will mark its 15th anniversary on America Recycles Day, November 15th, with collection drives, commendations, and of course, cake!  The highlight of the day comes at 10 a.m. when Sustainable Waste Solutions (SWS) of Souderton will make a presentation to Impact Thrift certifying the nonprofit organization as officially […]

#ImpactThriftDoesHalloween

A bowler hat, plaid blazer, striped pants, a pencil skirt, white blouse, little string bow tie, hip hop jeans or a plaid flannel shirt… Some glitter, costume jewelry or pages from a book… These are the beginnings… or the bones if you will… of a great Thrifted Halloween Costume! Halloween costumes can be spooky or they can be fun… Looking for […]

7 Reasons to Shop Thrift for Mother’s Day

Surprise! Surprise! Mother’s Day is right around the corner! Well, it shouldn’t be a surprise… Mother’s Day comes around every year on the second Sunday in May and every year, finding that perfect gift for mom can be a real challenge! If your mom is like mine, she needs NOTHING… with a capital N! Shopping Thrift for Mom […]

Spring Clean + Earth Day = Donate + Recycle

When an equation balances… the results can be spectacular! Spring Clean + Earth Day = Donate + Recycle! Friday, April 22 is Earth Day but we like to think that EVERY day is Earth Day! Every merchandise donation you make to Impact Thrift, helps to keep those items out of land fills and puts most back in service! Every […]

Moving right along…

July 5, 2016 Update…   And for anyone who’s interested… here is a view of the loading dock area behind the store: *************************************************************************** June 27 Update… Check out the progress in our new Norristown Impact Thrift Store space… the cement floor has been polished, elevators are going being installed and we’re getting more and more […]

A Sneak Peek

Recent news reports have stated that our Norristown store building will be demolished to make way for a more modern shopping center.  We are excited to announce that we will be moving to the building directly behind our current location in the same center! Our new Norristown Impact Thrift Store will be 40% larger than […]