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Congratulations Kathy Faustino, Impact Thrift Volunteer of the Year!

Impact Thrift Stores, Inc. is proud to congratulate Kathy Faustino as our 2015 Volunteer of the Year.  Impact Thrift will join dozens of area non-profit organizations to honor key volunteers from Bucks and Montgomery County agencies at the third annual Volunteer of the Year Recognition Event on April 16, 2015. Kathy signed on to volunteer […]

40 Bags in 40 Days

What in your life needs to be weeded out? How would your life be different if you let go of a good portion of your possessions? Since Lent is a time to ‘clean house’ spiritually, the Pastors of North and Southampton Reformed Church posed these questions, and then challenged their congregants to ‘clean house’ literally, […]

Be My Valentine | DIY | UPcycle | REpurpose

Here’s our take on a fun and easy project… one of the most popular on Pinterest right now! If you can draw a dot… you can turn glassware, ceramic mugs or vases into a wonderful gift for your special someone! The best part is, with the right paint pens and an oven, your design can be permanent […]

Donor Appreciation Days 2015

We have said it before… and we’ll say it again! We could not do what we do without YOU! Impact Thrift Stores’ mission is to financially support charities and make a difference in our local community. With your help and generosity, we have seen many lives changed for the better. This time of year, we also experience […]

Donate… Don’t Wait!

Your shopping is done, cookies are baked. Now is the time to settle in, enjoy Christmas and the last days of the year with family and friends… share gifts and blessings with those around you. We ask that in this season of blessings… please be a blessing to others! This is the perfect time of year to […]

Merry Christmas!

  At this special time of year, we at Impact Thrift Stores are thankful for many things… We are thankful for you, our donors, shoppers and volunteers, who have allowed us to increase our impact in the community this year. Without you, we would not be able to financially support 16 locally-based charities, partner with […]

#Thanks4GivingPhilly

Gratitude. Thankfulness. Grace. The Thanksgiving holiday as we know it, started as a simple gathering to offer thanks for surviving a particularly harsh winter and the subsequent bountiful harvest season. It has evolved into a family-filled gathering, complete with turkey and football. But the true spirit of Thanksgiving is very strong in our local communities. All over the region, community […]

The Art and Challenge of Thrift

In the thrift business we juggle and balance…  On the one hand, thrift is able to provide a remarkable value to shoppers who need to live within a tight budget, students, families and individuals who have limited funds to spend on necessities. Not to mention those folks who simply enjoy the thrill of the hunt […]

Dog Days of Summer

Customer Appreciation Days! We Celebrate YOU… our wonderful customers! Join us Saturdays in August for our Customer Appreciation Days. At all 4 stores, we’ll be donning aprons and serving up Free Hatfield Hot Dogs* and Free Rita’s Water Ice* while supplies last. We know that August usually offers the hottest days of the year, so if you need […]

“that everyone might be fed”…

Manna on Main Street in Lansdale has a (deceptively) simple mission… “that everyone might be fed.” Simple perhaps… Vital?  YES! Manna on Main Street is committed to ending hunger in the North Penn region by providing food, fulfilling social service and education needs, and conducting community outreach.   The need is especially acute in the summer months when […]