Tag Archives: Impact Thrift Stores

Create a (temporary) New Family Member!

Days are getting chilly and the leaves are starting to change color… Fall is in the air! Nothing says Fall like a friendly scarecrow welcoming your guests… or scaring away crows! This is a great family-friendly project or project for a fall birthday party, scout troop or youth group. At Impact Thrift, we’ve created a kit […]

Say YES to the Thrifted Dress!

A June wedding was not in Cheryl’s plans.  She and fiancé, Michael, always thought they would wed in the Fall.  But as with many plans, the unexpected happens!  And no, it did not involve the impending patter of little feet! In late May, the couple learned of a family reunion scheduled for the last week […]

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 […]

Clothing Thrift Spree

In celebration of the Grand REopening of our Impact Thrift Store in Hatboro, PA on Saturday, March 7, 2015, we awarded a $250/2.5 minute Clothing Shopping Spree to one lucky shopper! On your mark… get set…

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 […]

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 […]

Eye-catching Red Collection Bins

So how long have you been driving around with a bag of clothing donations in your trunk? It’s easy to forget to drop off your items at one of our stores. As soon as you’ve passed the parking lot entrance the lightbulb goes off… shoot… should have stopped. Oh well, next time! Well, now donating is as easy as […]

Summer Pet Photo Contest: Winners Announced!

Warning: The images you are about to see may in fact be the cutest pictures you’ll ever see.   Impact Thrift is not responsible for any loud aww-ing, sudden laughter or loss of productivity when viewing these images. As part of August’s Customer Appreciation event celebrating the “Dog Days of Summer”, Impact Thrift asked customers to submit […]

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 […]

Back to School “Selfie” Shopping

There are always some kids who show up the first week of school “dressed to the 9’s”. These kids (and their parents) study the trends and shop the boutiques. They don’t seem to mind spending a small fortune on the most up-to-date, back to school looks. Other, dare we say… smarter kids, wait a bit […]