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The Heart Of The Community At The Hearts Thrift Store

The original Hearts Thrift Store offers a wide variety of quality clothing, accessories, shoes, and household items at prices that won’t break the bank. Conveniently located on Tonawanda Street in Buffalo, our original store provides a shopping solution for residents of a poverty-stricken area who may not have access to malls and suburban shopping centers…

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Making Thrift Shopping An Experience

The Hearts Thrift Store, our newest location at 2217 Sheridan Drive, welcomed its first customers on December 9, 2023. In just a short time, it’s quickly become a popular spot for Western New Yorkers searching for quality secondhand goods. The store boasts a vast assortment of donated items, including clothes, accessories, shoes,  and household items…

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Check-Out Hunger at the Hearts Thrift Stores

Community members can help nourish their fellow neighbors experiencing food insecurity at any Hearts Thrift Store location. Customers may round up their purchase at the register to support Hearts for the Homeless® in our mission to provide meals with dignity to people in need. The Hearts Thrift Stores are committed to helping battle food insecurity…

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Hearts Featured In The Amherst Bee Newspaper

In the January 31st edition, Hearts was featured in The Amherst Bee newspaper in an article titled, “Hearts for the Homeless opens new thrift store”. Over the years, our programs have grown to combat food insecurity and the article highlights how the new store is doing just that. The new store opened in December, with…

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Guide for Spring Cleaning

As the winter slumber recedes and vibrant springtime unfolds, a natural urge to refresh often awakens within us. The desire to shed the heaviness of the past season and embrace the lightness of new beginnings finds expression in various ways, with spring cleaning being a classic tradition. But this year, why not infuse your cleaning…

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A Unique Way To Give Back To The Community

Hearts for the Homeless® can accept your generous donations of cans and bottles which contributes 8.5 cents per returnable towards the work of the organization. This is a simple way to partner with us and give back to the community.  And that’s actually what two local schools did recently. In December 2023, teacher Kristi D…

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Holiday Helpers From Highmark

  As part of their efforts to make the season bright for those in need, Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield of Western New York employees donated $20,000 total to four local nonprofits. Hearts for the Homeless® was one of the recipients who received $5,000 on Tuesday December 12th. “It’s an annual holiday tradition at Highmark…

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Hearts’ Building Rehab & Restoration Project

In 1997, Hearts for the Homeless® purchased the building at 890 Tonawanda Street in Buffalo as an outreach center in order to provide for the poor and chronic homeless in Western New York. The brick on the exterior of the building has been deteriorating and needed to be repaired and restored for reasons of safety…

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