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Focus On Renewal Opens Sarah’s Second Chance Thrift Store

Sarah’s Second Chance Vintage Boutique, a Focus On Renewal program will open Saturday, March 17th at 10 AM.

We are opening our new location at 601 Chartiers Avenue in McKees Rocks (the retail store-front of Hollowood Sound and Music) and YOU ARE INVITED!

Selections include:

  • New and like-new designer clothing from New York
  • Brand-new returns from local clothing stores
  • New and like-new children’s and baby clothing
  • Jewelry and personal accessories
  • Amazing assortments of collectible dolls & figurines
  • Home furnishings and furniture
  • Electronics and appliances
  • Toys for kids

Cost-conscious shoppers and their friends wanted! During Saturday’s grand opening, every customer will receive a free rhinestone ring with purchase. There will also be a raffle for some great prizes donated by local businesses.

Stores hours starting March 17:

Monday – Saturday, 10 am to 6 pm

Tax deductible donations of items are being accepted at the new location.  FOR is seeking sponsors, business partners, donors and volunteers for this new enterprise.

For more information, directions or to get involved, please visit  or call 412.771.6460 Ext. 230.

About Sarah’s Second Chance

Sarah’s Second Chance Thrift Store is the achievement of Sister Sarah Crotty, Associate Director of FOR and Margie Rose, a local business owner, entrepreneur and advocate of Focus On Renewal, from the Wingap neighborhood. “Through Sarah’s Second Chance, we offer a creative way to help fund FOR operations and programs during this difficult economic time, and it’s a great way to clean out your closet while making a difference in the lives of others,” Ms. Rose said. \Find us on FACEBOOK!

Focus on Renewal (FOR) is a non-profit human service agency that has served the McKees Rocks community for more than 40 years, and is nationally recognized as a model of comprehensive services to low-income people of all ages. For more information please call 412.771.6460 or visit us on the Web at


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