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Give Something Away Day

July 11, 2022

This July 15th, celebrate Give Something Away Day by decluttering, donating, and doing good for your environme...

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Bye Bye Plastic Bags!

June 15, 2022

We are celebrating International Plastic Bag Free Day on July 3rd by permanently eliminating plastic checkout...

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Learning Through Thrifting

April 29, 2022

Norquest College partnered with The Salvation Army McQueen Thrift Store in Edmonton this March to host an expe...

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National Volunteer Week: Miranda’s Story

April 22, 2022

National Volunteer Week allows us to recognize, celebrate, and thank the incredible volunteers across the coun...

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Earth Day 2022 and the Three Thrift Store Rs

April 01, 2022

Most Canadians are familiar with the three Rs: Reduce, Reuse, and Recycle. These three Rs are a fundamental as...

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Kreating Kindness Through Donations

February 18, 2022

Ken Lowe from Winnipeg, MB, brings us this week’s feel-good Saturday Sunshine. In retirement, Ken saw an opp...

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Celebrating 4 Decades of Service

January 29, 2022

It was 1973 when Lily joined The Salvation Army Thrift Store, National Recycling Operations (NRO), team at jus...

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Spreading Hope

January 03, 2022

A teenager in Ottawa, ON is spreading hope in his community, in more ways than one. Nathan Monpremier started ...

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Waste Not, Want Not: Shifting to Thrifting for ...

October 15, 2021

Waste Reduction Week celebrates its 20th anniversary in Canada when the week-long awareness campaign begins on...

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