Arc’s Value Village Thrift Stores began in 1982 and provide vital funding for The Arc Greater Twin Cities. The Arc Greater Twin Cities provides programs and services for people with developmental disabilities and their families here in the Twin Cities Metro Area.


It’s Shopping with a purpose!

Monthly archive October, 2015
Nursery Up North - by Alisun Abbott

Nursery Up North – by Alisun Abbott

Michelle Raven and I met a few years ago when I was making the pivotal transition in my life from full-time corporate dweller to full-time dreamer, thrifter, and DIYer. As a savvy thrift store shopper, Michelle created an innovative (and free!) personal shopping service offered exclusively at Arc’s Value Village Thrift Stores. I work as...
Reuse today and support Arc’s Value Village!

Reuse today and support Arc’s Value Village!

By Sam Graves, Intern We all know we should reuse items, but do we know why? How do we know if something is “good” enough to be reused? In advance of National Reuse Day October 20, here are a few tips on how you can tell if something is worth reusing, why reusing is important...
Plaidurday

Plaidurday

By Bridget Deehr, Social Media Intern How to Wear Plaid This Season We’re feeling the chill of fall and grabbing our light sweaters and jackets to bundle up. Want to add warm layers to your style? Look no further than the amazing selection at Arc’s Value Village for fall fashion essentials at a price that...