Monday Morning Warriors!

Monday Morning Warriors!

What? There are Warriors on Main Street? Yes, a friendly tribe of women, aka members, who attack the mountain of donations each Monday morning at the Assistance League Resale Shop. I work on Saturdays, when most of our community members have a day off to go through...
The Gift of a Shiny Green Teapot

The Gift of a Shiny Green Teapot

One afternoon as I was volunteering at our resale store, an elderly woman came in. She was gently carrying a box filled with items, each one wrapped in light tissue paper. She asked, “I have a donation, may I give it to you?” I answered, “Of course, what do you have?”...
It’s the Cowboy Way

It’s the Cowboy Way

 One of the many reasons I enjoy volunteering at our shop, is that I get to witness random acts of kindness. This is one of those acts. On a Saturday, I was behind the counter when a gentleman, who donned a well-worn cowboy hat, jeans and a prominent western belt...