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.


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Remembering the Cooper Theater

Remembering the Cooper Theater

The Cooper Theater If you’re a long-time Twin Citian, you likely remember the retro-wonderful Cooper Theater that used to occupy a spot along the Highway 394 corridor in St. Louis Park.  It was one of only 3 “Cinerama” theaters in the country. And it also held a place in The Arc’s history in Minnesota. “Cinerama”...
Kick Off Your Holiday Season by Volunteering

Kick Off Your Holiday Season by Volunteering

About 150,000 holiday ornaments and decorations are currently in storage awaiting an army of elves to sort, unpack and put them out on the sales floor at Arc’s Value Village.  In a week’s time, down goes Halloween and up goes Merry Thriftmas, looking festive and jolly by the time the doors open on Saturday, November...