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Thrift = Love

Impact Thrift has a crush and we want to shout it from the rooftops…. We LOVE our Donors! Although we appreciate our donors all year round, we really felt the love during our Donor Appreciation Days.  Between January 10th and February 7th, over 2,000 donors brought their donated items to Impact Thrift Stores and as […]

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 […]

Brotherly Love: Thrift Shopping With Impact « CBS Philly

In May, a crew from CBS 3 Philly filmed a fabulous segment for their feature, Brotherly Love! The feature aired during the 5 pm news on Tuesday, July 29 and also during their morning news broadcast Wednesday, July 30. They created such a wonderful overview of our Feasterville store and the work that Impact Thrift Stores […]

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 […]

DIY Inspiration: Turn Bath Towels into a Braided Rug

So, you love your bath towels… but they’re looking a little worn, a little shabby, ready to be replaced? But the color is perfect and you’d really rather not get rid of them… Here’s an idea to give them more life by turning them into a wonderfully thick and absorbent braided bathroom rug! It’s really […]

Last Minute DIY Gift Idea for Mom!

Mother’s Day always sneaks up on us (me!)… here’s a last minute DIY gift idea that you can create in no time with no “artistic skills!” Mom will love it! Pick mom’s favorite colors and go… just don’t use up all of her nail polish in the process! You will need: Nail polish in Mom’s […]

Be Prepared… The Famous Girl Scout Motto put to the test!

Collection Drive Scheduled? Check. Flyers distributed? Check. Donations packed? Check. Munchkins from Dunkin Donuts purchased for breakfast? Check. Even with their i’s dotted and their t’s crossed,  Girl Scout Troops #2270, #21339 and #2508 from Chalfont woke up on Saturday, March 29th to find that their collection drive would be, well, a bit damp.   Not […]

Impact Thrift Founder Paul Baur to Launch New Venture

Paul Baur, co-founder and leader of Impact Thrift Stores since its inception in 2001, has decided to leave the non-profit to help those in need of raising funds for their own charitable pursuits. Paul’s new business venture, Sunrise Recycling and Consignment, LLC, will partner with local organizations such as school groups, church groups, and sports […]