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January 2015 is declared Impact Thrift Stores Month in Bucks County PA!

In recognition of Impact Thrift Stores’ mission to positively impact local communities through its store operations, the Bucks County Board of Commissioners issued a proclamation designating January 2015, “Impact Thrift Stores Month” throughout the county. The proclamation recognizes Impact Thrift Stores as a stakeholder in the success of the region’s communities by citing Impact Thrift’s […]

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 […]

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 […]

The “Clothing Monster” Syndrome

We’re feeling a bit like Cookie Monster lately.  But… our cookie of choice is Clothing! Clothing for men. Clothing for women. Clothing for kids. Clothing for teens. Clothing for plus size folks and clothing for newborns. We can’t get enough clothing! And why is our focus on clothing you ask? Because you can’t seem to […]

FallFest 2014

Fall: A reason to celebrate! Does the end of summer have you feeling down?  So your tan has faded and barbeques are dwindling but there are certain things we LOVE about the FALL. Hoodies and comfy knit sweaters are your new norm. Pumpkin Spice everything are back. Football has started (and our beloved Eagles are 3-0). […]

Turn a Dresser into a Kitchen Island

Way back in the Spring (well, it wasn’t that long ago) we hosted Denise Sabia and Jennaphr Frederick for a segment of Good Day Philadelphia on FOX29… DIY or BUY.  Denise began the process of turning an old dresser into an island – and here is the complete project step-by-step. Denise, thanks for sharing! hey there. I’m Denise Sabia from […]

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 […]