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We’re more than just a thrift store

We continue to provide food, clothes, furniture, financial assistance, and education to over 10,000 Iowans in need each year.  Learn how you can make a difference in our community by volunteering and donating.

$1,130,000+

Of charity fiscal year through our financial services, pantries, and our store giveaways

15,000+

Clients served with education, food, clothing, furniture, financial assistance, and child watch

9,500+

Total volunteer hours

69,613

customers accessing affordable goods in our store

10,385

individuals with food & clothing assistance

1,200

served with continued education

100

children with child care

Social Services

We provide groceries through our food pantry as well as clothing, furniture, and financial assistance.

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Education Center

We offer free education classes to help prepare to get a job, pass the HiSET(GED) test, and improve reading and writing skills.

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SVDP Thrift Stores

Located at 1426 Sixth Street and 520 Army Post Road 

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End Poverty Through Systemic Change

 

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12 hours ago
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Couple of nice pieces of furniture at our 1426 6th Ave. location!

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20 hours ago

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1 day ago

Walk through the intake/receiving area and see Kathy and her Angry Bird outfit! Love how this lady shows up everyday with a smile and a huge heart to make a difference! Again, so lucky to have so ... See more

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4 days ago

BIG Garage Sale today at our 1426 6th Ave. location between 9-3pm!

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5 days ago

Maybe the best part of the weekend... .50 cents for ALL kids clothes tomorrow at both of our store locations for back to school!

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6 days ago

Quick message from our south side 520 Army Post Rd. Location! Again, thank you for continued support!

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6 days ago

Also! Thank you very much to our friends at CMR, Construction Mechanical Remodeling and Broadlawns Medical Center for your awesome sponsorship of our Kickin It event last week! Honored to be ... See more

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1 week ago
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Stop by today and say hello to Gina, our friendly face out front at our 1426 6th Ave. location and get some great deals on some great furniture!

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1 week ago
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Thank you very much for your continued donations! Your effort helps support our mission!
Learn more! http://svdpdsm.org/

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1 week ago
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Thank you to all who attended our "Kickin It" event last evening! So much fun! Everything from the amazing food, Richard Arndt and his mom entertaining all, to the "Lifetime Achievement Award" given ... See more

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UPCOMING EVENTS


ANNUAL EVENTS

Charity Golf Outing

Kickin’ it Giving Roundup

Friends of the Poor Walk