Shopping at Summit Thrift & Treasure
Welcome to Summit County’s largest nonprofit thrift stores. You will find a large selection of clothes, kitchen supplies, small electronics, books, toys and more all at very affordable prices. The revenue from Summit Thrift & Treasure supports 35% of FIRC’s program costs so you are making a difference by shopping and donating at our stores. FIRC believes the stores should be an affordable shopping option for people living in Summit County, so we work very hard to keep our prices low for you. Summit Thrift & Treasure, Dillon Summit Thrift & Treasure, Breckenridge 340 Fiedler Avenue 1745 Airport Road Dillon, CO 80435 Breckenridge, CO 80424 970-262-2461 970-423-6444 Find us on Google Maps Find us on Mapquest Like Summit Thrift & Treasure Breckenridge on Facebook – Stay up to date with the latest finds and deals. Hours of Operation: DILLON: Monday –Saturday 9:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m. – Dilln Open Memorial Day BRECKENRIDGE: Monday-Saturday 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. – Breck Closed on Memorial Day Closed Sunday and on major holidays. Hours for Donations: DILLON: Monday – Saturday 9:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. BRECKENRIDGE: Monday-Saturday 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. – Breck Closed on Memorial Day If you cannot come to the store at these times, please contact us to arrange a special drop-off time at 970-262-2461.
Thrift Store Donations
Thank you for donating to Summit Thrift and Treasure. Revenue from the store supports 35% of FIRC’s program funding. These emergency assistance and parenting programs would not be possible without the support of your donations. Thank you. Hours for Donations: DILLON: Monday- Saturday 9:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. BRECKENRIDGE: Monday – Saturday 10 a.m. -6 p.m. -Breck Closed on Memorial Day Sorry we cannot accept donations outside of these hours. Drop offs left outside of these hours is considered dumping, offenders will be fined. Drop off location: Dillon: Summit Thrift & Treasure 340 Fiedler Ave. Dillon, Co 80435. Please use the door on the side of the building facing Colorado Mountain College for donation drop offs. Breckenridge: Summit Thrift & Treasure 1745 Airport Road Breckenridge, CO 80424. Please use the door around the back of the building. Items Accepted: New or Gently Used Condition – If you would give the item to a relative or friend, then the item is most likely in good condition. Clothing Shoes Jewelry Games Toys Strollers Movies Music Books Small Appliances – blender’s, cell phones, toasters, etc. Kitchen supplies – dishes, silverware, pots and pans, etc. House wares – vacuums, lamps, etc. Bedding/Linens Suitcases Sports Equipment – sorry no skis or ski boots Camping Gear Crafts Collectables Knick Knacks Decorations Please try to separate donations in with like items. This will make sorting donations much easier for our volunteers. If you have any questions about if an item is accepted, please call the store 970-262-2461. Items NOT Accepted: Our apologies, we are not able to accept the following because of space limitations at our store. We have also had issues with people wanting to return electronics that don’t work and we are restricted by child safety laws for certain itmes. Furniture Computers and Computer Accessories Beds/Mattresses Cribs Car Seats Skis/Snowboards or Ski Boots/Snowboard Boots Propane Grills Exercise Equipment Text Books, Encyclopedias and Magazines Tires Garden Hose Chandlers and large electrical fixtures Paints/Chemicals Garage Sale Leftovers Items that are broken or materials with stains or holes in them. FIRC recommends posting items that cannot be donated on Craigslist under the free sectionhttp://rockies.craigslist.org/zip/ in hopes that it can still be used by someone in need. We also recommend contacting Habitat for Humanity’s Restore in Breckenridge at 970-367-5127, open Thursday-Saturday 10:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. for furniture donations. Tax Deductable: Since Summit Thrift and Treasure is a nonprofit 501(c)3 store owned by FIRC, Items donated are tax deductable. Tax receipts are available at the drop off. FIRC recommends using the Goodwill Donation Guide for valuing donation items.
Volunteering at Summit Thrift &Treasure
Volunteers are essential to Summit Thrift & Treasure’s success. The revenue from the store is used to support FIRC’s emergency assistance and parenting education programs, so we work very hard to keep costs low. As a result, we rely on a very small paid staff and volunteers to organize the store and sort donations. How to Volunteer: Volunteers are welcome at Summit Thrift & Treasure an hour before we open and during our operating hours. Volunteers can stay anywhere from one hour to six hours. If you are available, please call ahead to notify the staff at 970-262-2461 for Dillon and 970-423-6444 for Breckenridge. Work in the thrift store is very hands on, so please wear comfortable clothing and shoes. STT Volunteer Club Volunteers who join the STT Club and volunteer 10 or more hours a month qualify for STT benefits including $40 of STT Club Bucks to use at the store or to donate to their favorite FIRC program, First Dibs and Thank You Thursday. Reasons to volunteer at Summit Thrift & Treasure:
- It is the biggest volunteer need at FIRC
- Volunteers are key to the store’s success
- You will have the first chance at buying donated items
- All staff members are bilingual in English and fluent in Spanish so it’s a great opportunity to practice a second language.
- The staff at the store are a wonderful group who enjoy making work fun.
- The schedule is very flexible, even if you can just help for an hour it makes a difference
- You will stay busy and see your accomplishments
- Volunteer hours count for community service