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 Esther White 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
HAVE YOU RECEIVED ANY FEEDBACK OR COMMENTS FROM CUSTOMERS YET?
Donations to the thrift have slowed down. The shop looks full, but it needs to be maintained with new merchandise all the time. We have several regulars that will buy product when there is something new.