On Saturday, March 10th Arc Value Village Thrift Store & Donation Center in Bloomington hosted a free style show featuring models of all abilities wearing fashions that embrace their individuality. This free event was co-emceed by the in-house style program manager Michelle Raven and event correspondent Anahita Champion. The show featured fashionable clothing donated from the generous community, something very important to store manager Diane Jensen who is a strong advocate for green fashion. Each model was styled in clothes that represent their unique personality and show how they embrace style.


The Arc Minnesota opened its first thrift store in 1982 as a creative solution to boost funding and give The Arc more independence and a stronger voice. To give to The Arc, click https://arcminnesota.org/ways-to-give/. You may also give to The Arc by shopping, donating, and volunteering in one of five store locations in Bloomington, Richfield, New Hope, Brooklyn Center, and St. Paul.