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  • November 19, 2023

    DIY Cake Stand

    In this month’s blog, we’re sharing a quick and easy DIY project that will come in handy throughout the holiday season: A cake stand!

  • October 17, 2023

    5 Last Minute DIY Halloween Costumes

    Halloween is fast approaching; do you have your costume ready? VOA Thrift can help you put together a last minute fun costume.

  • October 9, 2023

    DIY Pet Costumes

    As you prep for your Halloween festivities, don’t forget about costumes for your furry friends! Whether you’re searching for the perfect match to go along with your outfit or an individual costume, we’re stocked with fantastic options at great value.

  • September 17, 2023

    DIY Group Halloween Costumes

    In this month's blog we explore DIY group costumes! Whether you're looking for an easy go-to or you'd like to explore more elaborate costumes, we've got you covered. Take our tips and let your imagination run wild with possibilities. 

  • September 10, 2023

    September is National Recovery Month

    For “Every Person, Every Family, Every Community,” recovery is possible. This month, we celebrate the wins and progress made by those in recovery from substance use disorder.

  • September 6, 2023

    National Suicide Prevention Month: Social Media Support

    Each year we recognize this time as an opportunity to spread awareness and share educational tools to help people who are struggling with their mental health. In recognition of Suicide Prevention Month, we’re sharing VA’s recommended approach to help you act with care and compassion on social media if you encounter a veteran who is in crisis or experiencing suicidal thoughts.

  • August 16, 2023

    DIY Jewelry Display

    Say goodbye to tangled necklaces in a drawer and say hello to a unique jewelry display organizer. This project has plenty of room to choose your own adventure... whether you’re feeling creative and crafty, or you just need something to get the job done, we’ve got you covered.

  • August 14, 2023

    Mission Success: Operation Backpack

    Each year, our Ohio and Indiana communities rally together to help all kids reach for the stars through Operation Backpack®. It takes support from individuals, families, corporations, and community groups to make sure Operation Backpack is a success!

  • July 16, 2023

    Back to School Wardrobe

    There are so many expenses for parents as kids start the new school year. That’s why shopping at VOA Thrift for kids clothing just makes sense! You can snag amazing finds at great value for everyone in the family.

  • July 10, 2023

    Help All Kids Reach for the Stars

    Operation Backpack® is a Volunteers of America signature program that helps local kids reach their full potential and thrive as they start the school year. Community members like you rally together to donate backpacks and school supplies to give kids the confidence and tools they need to succeed and dream big.