Please Consider our Volunteers…

We love our volunteers! That’s why we kindly ask that you consider them when packing your donations. While we greatly appreciate any and all donations, Please consider the size and weight of your donation boxes before dropping them at your local store. In general, we ask that donation boxes be kept below 30LBS (14KG). AsContinue reading “Please Consider our Volunteers…”

Update on Donations

We have been overwhelmed by the generosity of our community and the numerous donations we have been receiving over the past several months. As a result we are experiencing a backlog in processing items and will be limiting accepting donations while we work to get items onto the floor in our stores. Please visit theContinue reading “Update on Donations”

HO HO HO HO HO!

Well here we are again — November 1st, and volunteers at the Thrift Shops for Nova are well into the work of displaying Christmas items for our customers. You’ve certainly started to see the evidence in our boutiques! Last Monday, in Ste. Anne de Bellevue, we did a blitz to prepare, along with lights andContinue reading “HO HO HO HO HO!”

What Do our Sorters Do?

The sorters in the back rooms are a well-oiled machine, decorated with a splash of colourful chaos. As such, we are ready for the challenge of receiving almost any type of donated goods you can provide us with. Indeed, we do everything possible to see these much-appreciated items go out to our customers ASAP. That is our goal. Under normalContinue reading “What Do our Sorters Do?”

Thrift Shops for Nova Volunteers? What Do They Do?

We who volunteer at the Thrift Shops for Nova take on a variety of  tasks. For your appreciation, here is an incomplete sampling of our regular challenges. Our continued dedication contributes to raising much needed funds for our foundation, Ste. Anne Volunteers Health Support Foundation/Fondation d’Entraide en Santé des Bénévole de Ste-Anne. In case youContinue reading “Thrift Shops for Nova Volunteers? What Do They Do?”