Tag Archives: elementary school

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 […]

The “Lyrical” Lorax Lands at Impact Thrift Stores

(in the Spirit of Dr. Seuss) Mothers and daughters, and fathers and sons, it’s Dr. Seuss time! Come join the fun! Who is The Lorax, and why is he here? He has a story to tell, to all those who care. He speaks for the trees; which he loves and adores and supports what we […]

From Donations… to Furry Friends… Pennypack Pays it Forward

If you are wondering if your younger children are old enough to participate in community service projects, all you have to do is take one look at a group of fourth graders from Pennypack Elementary, and there’s your answer… YES! These enthusiastic ten year olds are participating in the Impact LIVE Leadership Program, and are […]

Texas Roadhouse Makes Impact LIVE a Little Sweeter

It’s that time of year again, bummer. Kids have traded in their fun-filled frolicking summer days for cooler weather, pencils, paper and homework. And while they may not be ready to fully hit the books just yet, you can help make their transition a little sweeter. Texas Roadhouse is partnering with Impact Thrift Stores to […]

2… 4… 6… 8… Who Do We Appreciate?!

Do you remember that teacher? The one who showed you just how much fun reading or math could be? The one that held you accountable? The one who put you on a life-path that has shaped who you are today? Few professionals touch as many people as teachers do or put so much of themselves […]

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, […]