Denver, CO (PRWEB) August 11, 2014
Last year Arc Thrift Stores received the news that the building it currently occupies in Ft. Collins was being demolished. Arc has been moving into its new digs on South College Avenue since the beginning of August. On Monday August 11th, Arc will begin serving customers at this new location.
Location: 2701 S. College Ave, Fort Collins, CO.
Where: Thursday, August 21st at 8:45am.
A ribbon cutting is planned for Thursday, August 21st at 8:45am. Officials from Arc, Arc Ambassadors and members of the City Council are expected to be in attendance. The Arc Thrift Stores band, The Blue Birds, will liven up the ceremony with jazz music.
In addition to household items and women, men’s and children’s clothing, the 25,776 square foot facility will feature a drop-off donation center. Approximately 40 store associates will transfer to the new location. Arc currently employs 1,500 people in the state of Colorado, 200 of which are individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities.
About Arc Thrift Stores: Arc Thrift Stores http://arcthrift.org operates 22 thrift stores and 11 “donation stations” throughout Colorado. Arc Thrift Stores provides funding to arc Chapters, which in turn provide advocacy for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities. Arc is one of the largest employers of individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities in the state of Colorado.