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Grab your cha cha heels and join Philly AIDS Thrift for a midnight movie fundraiser at sundown! We are proud to be presenting John Waters' 1974 cult classic FEMALE TROUBLE staring the one and only DIVINE. Remember this film is by The King of Filth aka THE POPE OF TRASH and it is not suitable for minors or the fainthearted. John Waters' Female Trouble, USA, 1974, NC-17, 89 mins.

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Philly AIDS Thrift is OPEN with new hours.

Philly AIDS Thrift is OPEN! New shopping hours will be Monday thru Saturday 11 - 7 p.m. and Sunday 11 - 6 p.m. Donations will be taken on Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday from noon to 6 p.m.

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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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