The Jawonio Thrift Shop in Yonkers provides customer service and retail training opportunities for individuals with special needs, veterans and the underserved population in the NYS Mid-Hudson Region while also raising funds for the Jawonio Community Employment Services.
Below you will find general information and questions about the Jawonio Thrift Shop located in Yonkers, NY. For more information about the thrift shop please contact Shedricka Edwards at 914-963-8666 ext. 311
WHAT ARE THE BENEFITS FOR JAWONIO AND YONKERS?
The opening of the Jawonio Thrift Shop offers an opportunity for people with disabilities to develop job readiness skills in a retail environment while providing much needed clothing, shoes, handbags and house ware/giftware at very affordable prices to the Yonkers community.
WHAT TYPES OF SKILLS ARE PEOPLE LEARNING AT THE THRIFT STORE?
The thrift shop provides social interaction with the community. Working in a business environment provides them with an opportunity to develop their customer service skills along with the following:
- Hanging Clothes
- Pricing and tagging clothes
- Greeting Customers
WHAT ARE THE HOURS OF THE THRIFT STORE?
Tuesday 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Wednesday 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Thursday 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM
WHAT IS THE ADDRESS OF THE JAWONIO THRIFT STORE?
303 N. Main St. Yonkers, NY 10701