The Mercer Island Thrift Shop is a nonprofit business that values a culture of community involvement, solid employee development, and reducing our community footprint on the planet through resale; the best form of recycling. As a bustling group of 50 volunteers, several college work study students and a full time support team, we are proud that we provide the major source of funding for Mercer Island Youth & Family Services (MIYFS). These positions are open until filled. All applications are accepted through the links at the bottom of this article.
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When you shop at Mercer Island Thrift Shop, you’re doing more than recycling high quality donations for a great price. You’re also putting your dollars toward services like school counselors and emergency assistance and support for local families or individuals facing a crisis. Save 30% storewide this Earth Day, April 22nd. Recycle & do good.
To our adventuresome customers, here's a list of schedule changes to our operating hours during this week's snow storm:
Friday: Store closes 4:00pm, Donation center is CLOSED All Day
Sunday: Store open 11 - 4 (hopefully)
These hours are subject to change to accommodate the safety of our customers & employees. Store telephone: 206-275-7760
Get ready for that mid-winter break from the rainy city at the Mercer Island Thrift Shop. Our resort wear collection of island inspired apparel includes everything you need to pack to head to the beach and tour the town. Designers including Tommy Bahama generally sell out on the first day.
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The holiday celebrating Martin Luther King Jr. is intended to empower individuals and strengthen communities by putting our words into action through service our community . We find there is no better time to celebrate the vision of MLK and the mission of Youth and Family Services at the Mercer Island Thrift Shop.
SAVE 30% store wide Monday, 1/21
What do turkey waffles & gravy have in common with MITS? A savory way to recycle your dollar into something great. Still a favorite among holiday traditions is our Ugly Sweater Party on Black Friday. Stop in early at 8:00 am for coffee & donuts and save 30% throughout the store. To give you a head start on holiday party themes, follow this link for tips on the top 10 party themes your friends actually want to go to.
Our most popular event of the year is right around the corner. In preparation, we’ll be closed Sunday, November 11th to transform the shop into a winter holiday wonderland. With a store wide discount of 30%, the treasures abound from toys for the kiddos, holiday home décor, jewelry, luxury apparel, art and housewares. Come and enjoy personalized customer service and refreshments while you shop. We’ve added an extra hour to this shopping day, opening at 9:00 a.m. All proceeds support the programs of Mercer Island Youth & Family Services.
Check out our deals on Halloween costumes that are sure to thrill your pocket book. MITS has costumes for adults, kids and little doggies too. Dress your little devil and decorate your haunted house. We're putting out costumes, jack-o-lanterns, tombstones, spiders and more every day! Sustain your wallet. Maintain your style.