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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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Thank you so much to our friends Denny and his wife at Denny's Gift Den in Urbandale for your incredible kindness today! They gave us all their store shelving! Our stores will benefit greatly from ... See more

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3 days ago
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A nice couch, cool looking dresser and a great deal on a queen box set! Stop by and say hello to Farrah today at our south side 520 Army Post Rd. location! Thanks for your support!

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4 days ago
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Kathy showing off her NEW hat she just found! Ok, the hats for sale however, the entertainment is always FREE when you drop off your donations at out 6th Ave. location! Thanks for your support!

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Only a few weeks until Kickin It! Very excited about having Richard Arndt this year for the entertainment! Hoping to make a difference again this year and have fun doing it too! Learn more... ... See more

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6 days ago
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Can barely see Jess! All your donations help support our mission and make a positive difference in the community! Please keep them coming! Thank you!

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50% off ALL dresses Friday & Saturday at our 1426 6th Ave. location only!

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HUGE Summer sale at our 520 Army Post Rd. location only... All womens blouses ONLY .99 cents Friday & Saturday!

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Prairie Meadows Casino, Racetrack & Hotel

BIG thanks to our friends at Prairie Meadows Casino, Racetrack & Hotel for there the generous legacy grant to finish our Southside project! So much appreciation!

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1/2 off board games today through Saturday at our 1426 6th Ave. location only!

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9 letters why St. Vincent de Paul creates so many smiles... Our EMPLOYEES! We are very blessed to have so many great people involved in our mission! Great example is Kathy here in our receiving ... See more

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