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Happy Birthday, Happy Birthday Dorothy and Karlheinz!

Do you like to laugh? Do you like to laugh and save 25% OFF EVERYTHING in our store. Come laugh it up on Tuesday, August 22nd in celebration of Dorothy Parker and Karlheinz Stockhausen. "Résumé Razors pain you, Rivers are damp, Acids stain you, And drugs cause cramp. Guns aren't lawful, Nooses give, Gas smells awful. You might as well live."

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The 14th Annual WKDU (91.7FM) ELECTRONIC MUSIC MARATHON WEEKEND 2017 is being held at the PHILLY AIDS THRIFT! Taking place from Friday, October 6th through Monday, October 9th the marathon will include DJ superstars featured on Drexel's WKDU (91.7FM) with live sets being played throughout the store. *Daft Punk, Skrillix and deadmaus3 will NOT be featured at the event.

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Dollar Clothes - Need I say more? First Saturday of EVERY month!

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Philly AIDS Thrift On-Site HIV Testing Center

Philly AIDS Thrift now has a rapid HIV testing center RIGHT IN OUR STORE!

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Philly AIDS Thrift @ Giovanni's Room

PhillyAIDSThrift@Giovanni's Room (12th and Pine) brings America's oldest Gay and Lesbian bookstore back to life and expands it to include something for everyone. We're just the most charming and unique store in Center City now.

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…Is Uplifting!!!

We always welcome new volunteers. Make a difference while having fun — find out how!

PAT Gift Certificates

A great gift any time of year!


Tell someone special that you love them with a PAT Gift Certificate.

Available any time, in any amount
All major credit cards accepted

Stop in and buy one from our friendly cashiers today!

Get Tested!!!

Philly AIDS Thrift is excited to announce our new, drop-in HIV testing center on the second floor of our store at 710 S. 5th Street.

Services are offered in a private and confidential space in partnership with five local HIV/AIDS service organizations: Action AIDS, Bebashi, GALAEI, Mazzoni Center, and Philadelphia FIGHT.

Rapid testing is offered every weekend on a regular schedule.




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