Margaret’s Consignment Creates a Unique Partnership to Benefit United Crescent Hill Ministries
Louisville, KY (July 6, 2011) – Margaret’s Consignment & Collectibles, an upscale consignment store located at 2700 Frankfort Avenue, has created a partnership with United Crescent Hill Ministries (UCHM) that will allow its customers to easily contribute to the organization. When customers donate gently used clothes, shoes, purses, jewelry or home furnishings under account number 19255, 75% of the proceeds will go to UCHM when the items sell. Items can be delivered to the receiving window, located in the back of the store, from 10:00am to 5:30pm Monday through Friday, and from 10:00am to 3:30pm on Saturday. Call (502) 896-4706 or log on to www.margaretsconsignment.com for more information.
United Crescent Hill Ministries (UCHM) offers senior, youth, and emergency assistance programs in the Crescent Hill, Clifton, and Clifton Heights neighborhoods. UCHM was formed in 1974 after a devastating tornado hit Louisville. One of 16 community based ministries in Louisville, UCHM serves the 40206 zip code. The organization is located at 150 South State Street off of Frankfort Avenue in Louisville, Kentucky. For more information, please visit www.uchmlouky.org or call (502) 893-0346.
About Margaret’s Consignment
Margaret’s Consignment & Collectibles is an upscale consignment store with over 5,000 square feet of sales floor located in the picturesque historic Frankfort Avenue area, and has been in business since 1991. The complex of four cottages converted to storefronts employs 11 people and has become a destination for bargain hunters from all tax brackets. With a commitment to only selling the highest quality new and gently used clothing Margaret’s has an excellent selection of men’s, women’s and children’s clothing as well as jewelry, accessories, and household collectibles.
Margaret and her store have received many awards and recognitions over the years, such as: being a 2010 CVB “Rose Award” Nominee; being a Business First “Business of the Year” nominee; receiving the “Best of Louisville” award; being recognized as the “Best Consignment Store” by readers of Louisville Eccentric Observer in 2000, 2003 and 2010; receiving the “Her Award” from Today’s Woman in 2002; receiving Congressional recognition in 1998; being nominated for the National Association of Women Business Owners’ in 1998 and 2002; being named the Frankfort Avenue Business Association’s “Business of the Year” in 2008, “Best Decorated Store Front” six times and receiving the “Good Neighbor Award” three times; and being a “We Care Finalist” in 2007. Margaret recently became a member of the Hosparus Autumn Leaf Society, and the store was voted the Best Consignment Store in Louisville by Louisville Magazine readers.
Margaret’s Consignment & Collectibles is open from 10:00am to 6:00pm Monday through Saturday, and from noon to 4:00pm on Sunday. Call (502) 896-4706 or log on to www.margaretsconsignment.com for more information. Visit us on Facebook!