ENGLEWOOD — Marc Marois will take anything you don’t need and will make sure someone else puts it to good use. Marois is president of Giving Hope Thrift Store, an Englewood nonprofit that opened in March. “We help people who are in transit from the ... read more

This is a story about a young man named Mike. At the age of 18, after the 9-11 attacks, Mike decided to serve our country in the United States Army Special Forces. After Mike’s service was over, he came home to many challenges. Life was not what he... read more

Ten years ago, Giving Hope Thrift Store owner Marc Marois was on top of the world. A successful Realtor living in a big, beautiful five-bedroom home on three acres of land, he was doing so well he had a boat, motor home and three cars. By all appearances,... read more

Nearly a year ago, my family was forced from our home with very little warning. The home we were renting was in foreclosure and we didn’t know it. We have spent the past year living in a hotel with our 3 young children. We struggled to pay for our r... read more

Since the inception of Giving Hope Thrift Store, Marc Marois has done a great deal to give people hope. That hope has come in the form of free furniture, toys for children, and clothes. Marc’s mission through Giving Hope Thrift Store is to give unse... read more