Get Ready For Holidays At Shop On The Corner

Get ready for the holiday season at Shop on the Corner. Courtesy/TOTH

Scene from Shop on the Corner. Courtesy/TOTH

TOTH News:

The Shop on the Corner is the perfect place to find everything needed for Thanksgiving.

Look for Thanksgiving specials 8:30 a.m. to noon Wednesday in the Old Parish Hall at Trinity on the Hill Episcopal Church, 3900 Trinity Dr.

There are linens to make tables festive; crystal dishes for stuffing, cranberry, sweet potatoes and gravy, and candles to light table décor.

Then, get ready for Shop on the Corner’s annual Christmas Sale, 8:30 a.m. to noon Wednesday, Dec. 4. Fill the home with everything Christmas. Affordable gifts, Christmas decorations, clothing, jewelry, toys, books, kitchen items and much more at thrift store prices. 

May the holidays be filled with friends, family, favorite memories, and lots of festivities, and may you be filled with the Christmas spirit.

About Shop on the Corner:

All proceeds from the sales at Shop on the Corner help to feed, shelter, and clothe families in need.

The Shop is run entirely by volunteers and depends on donations from the local community. More than two dozen volunteers support the Shop and spend about 3,000 hours per year sorting, cleaning, repairing, and pricing the donations.

The weekly Wednesday morning sales generate revenues of more than $25,000 annually. The annual financial and in-kind contributions go primarily to regional charitable organizations, with about one third going to local Los Alamos-based beneficiaries.

About 98 percent of the Shop’s revenue is distributed to charities including Navajoland Area Mission, LA Cares food pantry, Food Depot in Santa Fe, Self Help, Inc., Los Alamos YMCA Teen Center, Habitat for Humanity, local animal shelters, and many more.

The Shop also makes in-kind contributions of unsold items to Big Brothers/Big Sisters and the community of Bernal, N.M.

Scene from Shop on the Corner. Courtesy/TOTH

Scene from Shop on the Corner. Courtesy/TOTH

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