Ann Arbor PTO Thrift Shop -- download vcard
The Ann Arbor PTO Thrift Shop is a resale store whose proceeds benefit student enrichment programs in the Ann Arbor Public Schools. It is a 501c3 non-profit, guided by an executive board of directors, and an executive director who is responsible for the stores daily operations and charitable fundraising efforts. In 2012 the shop gave over $250,000 to support student enrichment and transportation.
The store is located at 2280 S. Industrial Hwy. Hours are Mon.-Fri. 9 a.m. to 7 p.m., Sat. 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Sunday 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Donations are accepted Mon.-Fri. 10 a.m. to 7 p.m., Sat. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., and Sun. 12-4 p.m.
They accept and sell quite a variety of items; Clothes for adults, children, and babies. Kitchen items including utensils, dishes, bowls, cups, mugs, lunch boxes, pots, pans, and baking items. Most kinds of furniture. Also small appliances, cameras, clocks, tools, lamps, pet supplies, knick knacks, records, cds, dvds, cassettes, music players, gardening supplies, house-plant supplies, office supplies, baskets, purses, belts, shoes, boots, furniture, antiques, costumes, holiday items, decorations and much much more!!! Phone for information 996-9155.
The web site is http://www.a2ptothriftshop.org .
Their store on State Street was gutted by fire in April of 2006.
In the news
- The Shelves Are Getting Bare, Ann Arbor Chronicle, February 2009