This is still news to some op shoppers but op shops have been taking advantage of the Ebay custom for years now.
Here’s a list I’ll keep compiled of op shops you can support by shopping with from home.
- Endeavour Foundation. When I looked they had over 500 items on sale including books, collectables, furniture, clothing and craft goods. Click here to shop.
- The Mustard Tree Op Shop and Café. A Lilydale VIC based op shop with a steady stream of great quality goods. Click here to shop.
- Salvos Stores. Almost 200 items including fashion, collectables, toys, art and accessories. Click here to shop.
- New Peninsula Community Caring Inc Has over 300 listings at the moment! Lots of clothing but also sporting goods and collectibles. Click here to shop.
Helping Hands Mission Sunshine Op Shop Opening
Lucky Sunshine op shoppers this will make your day!
The Helping Hands Mission Inc are opening their 7th op shop on Saturday 25th Feb.
The store is located at 85 Hampshire Road, Sunshine VIC and opening day the hours are 10 – 2pm
They will have a sausage sizzle to keep your stamina up and the little one’s will be treated to face painting.
It’s a large warehouse style store so expect a lot of variety. Bring cash as they don’t have EFTPOS at their stores.
Clothes are $2 and books only $1!!!
When you shop at any Helping Hands Mission op shop, you are supporting families in need across Melbourne and regional Victoria. All money raised through sales in our shops goes to our Emergency and Material Aid programs that provide food, clothing, whitegoods, furniture and other every day essentials to people suffering as a result of extreme circumstance.
You can find out more about the organisation on their website here and make sure you join their official Facebook event here and invite your op shopping buddies.
Chicks Conquering Cancer Op Shop Tour
Keep Saturday the 25th March free if you’re an op shop fan in Brisbane.
Chicks Conquering Cancer have a full on day planned beginning at Brown’s Plain Salvos Store.
Tickets are $65 and you get a spot of morning and afternoon tea included.
The tour takes place on a chartered coach so you’ll be shopping in style. It’s an 8am start and you’ll return at 4.30 so wear comfortable shoes, bring your totes and bring water to keep hydrated.
There will also be some fun raffles and auctions planned for shoppers so bring some spare change.
You can find out more about their upcoming events by following the page on Facebook here.
You’ll need to email Wendy Deering firstname.lastname@example.org to find out how to book and pay for the ticket, only payment secures your seat.
Have fun op shoppers!