Unsung Hero

Unsung Hero : Christine Exner

October 25th, 2018

We are so grateful for our many volunteers! This month we are saying thank you to Christine Exner, our amazing Volunteer Coordinator. Without Christine, we could not provide services to our clients since we are 95% volunteer run. By the way, Christine’s daughter Amy Bloom was a gala sponsor last year! Looks like kindness runs […]

Unsung Hero: Marcia Valenti brings enthusiasm and business savvy to Uncommon Threads!

April 24th, 2018

Q: How did you learn about Uncommon Threads? A: May Dougherty, owner of Chic Consignment and member of the Advisory Board was telling me about this organization she was involved with that used fashion as a platform to build women’s self-esteem and confidence. I am a strong believer in women supporting other women and have […]

Giving thanks to one pair of stylists: Cathy Sullivan and Eileen Kelly

March 14th, 2018

One of the big differences in our clothing program is the individual styling that clients receive.  Giving personal attention can often be more impactful than the clothes they leave with.  This month, we give special thanks to one pair of stylists: Cathy Sullivan and Eileen Kelly. Cathy Sullivan (right) styling a client Q: How did […]

Why This Volunteer Was Moved To Donate $10,000

January 30th, 2018

Over the years I have volunteered at a multitude of non-profits, but there has not been one that has moved me quite the way Uncommon Threads has. I love your energy, your heart, your passion and your desire to make the world a better place one woman at a time! I hope that with this […]