There is no better place to spend you money then at your local thrift or consignment store. Think about it. Think about all the places you shop. Where do their products come from. Thrift and consignment stores get there items from folks here in you local area. These items may come from oversees to begin with ,but now your local resale store reaps the benefit every time you purchase. So before you head out to the mall (and burn all that gas) find a thrift or consignment store near to shop in first. Check you thrift store out make sure it benefits a charity locally.
Our thrift store and Hope's Treasures both send all proceeds back to The Good Shepherd Alliance whose mission is to help those living in poverty in Loudoun County.