One blessing leads to another in ML
Both customers and donations down in store that funds food bank
Last updated 3/7/2019 at 8:40pm
When is a business a business, and when is it part of the fabric of a community? Medical Lake may find out soon if things don't turn around for Care and Share, the 30-year-old landmark thrift store on Lefevre Street.
That's because Care and Share isn't just a thrift store, but the financial lifeblood of the Medical Lake Food Bank.
The do-it-yourself culture of the Internet has taken its toll on donations at the Care and Share, like it has many other brick-and-mortar stores, according to Director Anne Starr. The cold and snow isn't helping either.
"The weather is killing us," Starr said. "...