Category Archives: Behind the Scenes

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, … Continue reading

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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 … Continue reading

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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. … Continue reading

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A Reminder

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Bounty Galore – We Need More!

Help! We need volunteers to help us sort clothing. Continue reading

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Easy to Find Christmas Bargains

Well, I’m back home from a very rewarding clean-up in Ste. Anne de Bellevue, and I think you will be happily surprised with our new clean look! Thanks to our dear customers, we are at the end of our mountainous … Continue reading

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Volunteer Help Wanted

The photo above should impress on you the need for hard-working sorters in our Sainte Anne de Bellevue Thrift Shop. Though from time to time it may appear very chaotic to the uninitiated, our work area is not quite as entertaining as this. Close, … Continue reading

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