Tips From a True Glam Thrifter

Monday, April 1, 2013
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The following was contributed by guest blogger, Sheila Fortson, owner of the Hidden Glam Boutique in Ambler, PA. Sheila is also known as “The Glam Thrifter” because she loves…

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Yes! SA is now on Pinterest!

Friday, March 22, 2013
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The Salvation Army is proud to announce that we are now on Pinterest! Today we unveil our new account on Pinterest, the pinboard-style, photo-sharing website which enables users to create and…

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Check out these steals from a Salvation Army Family Store!

Thursday, March 21, 2013
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I’m gonna’ pop some tags Only got twenty dollars in my pocket These are a couple of the [cleanest] lines from popular song, “Thrift Shop” by Macklemore, and…

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Meet Isaac: Your Donations At Work

Monday, March 18, 2013

When times get tough, it’s easy to lose hope and look to quick fix remedies like junk food, impulse purchases, and emotional outbursts. For some, drugs and alcohol…

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DIY Home Decor from The Salvation Army Family Store!

Wednesday, March 13, 2013
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Post courtesy of The Salvation Army Chattanooga. Check out their blog at http://salvationarmychattanooga.wordpress.com/. Click here to find them on Facebook or follow them on Twitter  - @SalArmyChattown.  **** I never…

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“Band Aid” Mike Repairs Donations, Salvation Army Repairs Lives

Wednesday, October 3, 2012
Photo Credit: John Docter, The Salvation Army Western Territory

On any given day of the week, employees working in the back of a Salvation Army Family Store will sort through hundreds of donated items. And occasionally, items need to be scrubbed, repaired or lifted in some way in order to be resold at the front of the store.

At the Orange County, California Salvation Army Family Store, this is where “Band Aid” Mike comes in.

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Savvy Back to School Shopping with The Glam Thrifter

Tuesday, September 4, 2012
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The Back to School shopping season can be one of the best lessons ever for yourself and your children. Think “Savings 101″. It’s possible to stay on trend and in budget without complex graphs and charts prepared before you hit the stores.

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5 Ways to Shop Smart at Your Next Thrift Store Trip!

Friday, August 17, 2012
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I was first introduced to thrifting as a teenager growing up in rural Pennsylvania. I can remember combing the racks of my hometown Salvation Army Family Store for…

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Are you a lover of all things vintage? Check out Sammy D!

Thursday, July 5, 2012
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Attention thift store mavens! If you’ve never heard of vintage fashion expert and thrifting extraordinaire, Sammy Davis, then you’re missing out! The highly praised blogger and New York…

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Salvation Army, I Heart You

Tuesday, June 5, 2012
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Guest blogger Kendra Ketter Chavis is a speaker and Christian Lifestyle blogger (GoodGirlsHaveMoreFun.com & HowToWearAnything.com) whose work focuses on using media and creative engagement to make God a more…

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