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The Prairie Crocus Thrift Shop 

Come visit the bright and airy shop!

Store hours: Monday to Saturday  10 am to 5 pm

Location: 930 Nairn Avenue, Unit C     Phone: 204.219.2058

Store Manager: Jade Sawatsky

The Prairie Crocus Thrift Shop is a non-profit store that exists solely to support two programs that are changing lives in Winnipeg. Our vision is to create sustainable funding for the growth and ongoing ministries of Finding Freedom and Dignity House.

Visit both websites to find out more about these important programs:




The thrift shop is run by volunteers. If you can help by donating time please drop by and speak to store manager Jade Sawatsky, or download the volunteer application form and drop it off at the shop. We’d love to schedule you in!

Volunteer Application Form


We accept clothing, shoes, household items, toys, sporting goods, kitchen and dining furniture, bedroom furniture, children and adult clothing, electronics in working order, DVDs, CDs, tapes, jewellery, antiques, etc.

Our “do not accept” list includes old style TVs, upholstered furniture, baby furniture, and anything electrical that doesn’t work.


Prairie Crocus Thrift Shop is looking for two new board members to fill the roles of Treasurer and Secretary/Administrator. Both positions have been held by individuals who took the utmost care to keep excellent records so the transition to the new volunteers will be smooth.

Please contact one of the following PCTS Board members if you’re interested in a position on the board or for more information.
Kim Swanson – 204-791-0362
John Raines – 204-619-3226
Julie Dykstra, Board Chair – 204-801-0020