Tag Archives: recycle

15 Years and Counting!

My, how time flies! This year, Impact Thrift Stores celebrates 15 years! From our first store that opened in Hatboro, PA in late 2001 through the recent move of our Norristown store to a larger, more modern facility, Impact Thrift has been serving the Philadelphia area community in so many ways! Check out this timeline of […]

Celebrate 15 Years with 15 Days of Savings!

Thanks to YOU… Impact Thrift has been around for 15 years! What better way to celebrate than with 15 Days of Savings! November 2 through November 18, 2016,  you’ll find a different sales promotion every day at all 5 of our stores! Join us on Tuesday, November 15 at our Norristown, PA location as we celebrate America […]

Donate = Recycle = Thrift

Celebrate America Recycles Day with us! Impact Thrift Stores will mark its 15th anniversary on America Recycles Day, November 15th, with collection drives, commendations, and of course, cake!  The highlight of the day comes at 10 a.m. when Sustainable Waste Solutions (SWS) of Souderton will make a presentation to Impact Thrift certifying the nonprofit organization as officially […]

Spring Clean + Earth Day = Donate + Recycle

When an equation balances… the results can be spectacular! Spring Clean + Earth Day = Donate + Recycle! Friday, April 22 is Earth Day but we like to think that EVERY day is Earth Day! Every merchandise donation you make to Impact Thrift, helps to keep those items out of land fills and puts most back in service! Every […]

Make & Take at the Philly Home & Garden Show

How cute is this! Succulents in tea cups! Charming and really easy to add a little vintage fun to your space. Make and Take this craft and a whole lot more at this year’s Philly Home and Garden Show  January 15 – 17, 2016 at the Greater Philadelphia Expo Center at Oaks! Show goers can get their […]

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 […]

DIY or Buy by Guest Blogger Denise Sabia of The Painted Home

This is the first post in an occasional series by guest blogger, Denise Sabia of The Painted Home. I recently filmed a segment for Good Day Philadelphia with Jenn Frederick about do you “DIY or Buy?” Well, I don’t have to tell you what I do. click the image below to watch the segment.   […]

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 […]