What Happens To Your Money When You Shop In Our Stores?

Salvation Army Thrift Stores are a vital part of the fundraising division of The Salvation Army in Nanaimo with all purchases from our stores generating funds to support the many social programs offered here in Nanaimo.

These programs include:
Lunch and dinner meals, Emergency Food, Clothing and furniture, Referrals to treatment centres, Emergency Shelter for Males, Supportive Housing and Christmas Assistance.

We also divert thousands of pounds of good quality merchandise from the landfill. We recycle 98% of our unusable textiles, metal, glass, etc.

Employment with The Salvation Army Thrift Stores offers a wonderful sense of purpose. We work together with a positive team work atmosphere and offer advancement opportunities as they arise. We pay fair wages, and have excellent benefit packages and of course a great staff discount!


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Who We Want Working With Us:

Our employees love what they do! They know that when they come to work every day, they are helping others in their community. Our employees also help us to build great relationships in our community.


  • Competitive Pay
  • Group Benefit Plan (health and dental care, life insurance, etc)
  • Registered Retirement Savings Plan
  • Employee and Family Assistance Program
  • Vacation Pay
  • Sick Leave Plan
  • Staff Discounts

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