Category Archives: ImpactLIVE

education programs for all ages

Experience the Heart & Soul of Impact Thrift

Volunteer groups who spend the day at Impact Thrift Stores, have the unique opportunity to  learn the heart of our organization and develop a genuine community partnership. Volunteer experiences are  inspiring and can be transformational for both the staff members of Impact Thrift and the volunteers who serve…as was certainly the case the morning of […]

Impact LIVE Goes to Summer Camp!

  ~by Tamika Miller 14 vocational students are participating in the Impact LIVE leadership program; which will provide Variety Club campers with a hands-on opportunity to plan, organize, advertise and carryout this community service project, while learning about the concepts of charity, reducing-re-using and recycling waste, and having a positive impact on the community. All […]

The Next Generation of Super Heroes: Karl Leisch

Impacting Lives…One Donation at a Time ~ by Tamika Miller  Senior year in high school…a time when many students are self-absorbed with updating their Facebook status, ruling the twitter universe, and worrying about dates for the prom. At that age, life is theirs for the taking…the world is at their fingertips…at their disposal. After all, […]

From Reading, ‘Riting, ‘Rithmetic to…Reducing, Reusing, and Recycling

Springfield Township Middle School Stars Shine Their Light on the Impact LIVE Program.  Thanks!!! Dressed in their vibrant, red “STAR” T-shirts, 7th grade student leaders from Springfield Township Middle School cheerfully filed into the Montgomeryville Impact Thrift Store bright and early on a Tuesday morning. The STAR leaders (which is an acronym that stands for […]

4th Graders at Pennypack Make an Impact

4th Graders organize a collection drive to help families and children in crisis It was a cool and crisp Saturday morning.  I stood in front of Pennypack Elementary school listening to the sounds of the day awakening and unfolding.  Families were just beginning to arrive to have Breakfast with Santa. As they made their way […]

Impact LIVE!

What is Impact Live? 4th grade students at Pennypack Elementary School are making a difference in the Hatboro-Horsham community! Paul Baur, CEO of Impact Thrift Stores, stood in front of a classroom filled with eager-eyed 4th grade students at Pennypack Elementary School. After telling the audience of 10 year olds the history of Impact Thrift, […]