At Heirlooms Thrift & Gift, We’re fortunate to have many dedicated volunteers who give generously of their time and talents to support the store—and ultimately, Hospice of the Red River Valley’s mission. The Volunteer Spotlight celebrates their contributions to the store and organization.
Click here to find more information about our volunteer program and learn how to apply.
Volunteer: Mary Sinner
Location: Fargo, N.D.
Volunteer role: Heirlooms Thrift & Gift volunteer
Volunteering since: 2003
Why do you choose to volunteer with Heirlooms?
I love the store, the managers and the other volunteers.
Describe your favorite volunteer memory.
My favorite volunteer memories are just getting together with the other volunteers.
What is your favorite aspect of Heirlooms?
I enjoy working with the people.
How does it make you feel to know your work at Heirlooms support Hospice of the Red River Valley’s mission?
I believe in Hospice; they help my mother when she was in a nursing home.
What accomplishment are you most proud of?
I’m most proud of being able to make our customers happy when they are in the store.
Do you have any hidden talents?
I have worked in retail for 60-plus years and have enjoyed it.
Describe your perfect day.
My perfect day is when I’m able to stay busy.
What is your favorite food to make or eat?
What hobbies to you enjoy?
I enjoy reading and playing cards.