Great Things! is a nonprofit, resale boutique owned and operated by Friendship Community Development Corporation (FCDC). The boutique offers men’s and women’s designer clothing, shoes, jewelry, handbags and home décor items.
Since opening in 2005, Great Things! has flourished, and enjoys a reputation as one of the finest resale boutiques in Charlotte. In 2005, Creative Loafing named it “The Best Resale Shop for a Cause” and in 2017, CharlotteStories.com identified Great Things! as one of the “Top 10 Thrift Shops in Charlotte.”
Great Things! is a revenue-generating program of FCDC. The boutique supports My Sister’s House Transitional Living Program and its mission to provide homeless, single women with safe, temporary housing, while empowering them to become self-sufficient citizens. Profits generated from Great Things! help to cover operating expenses of My Sister’s House (MSH). Additionally, MSH residents are provided clothing and household items from the store, and work force development opportunities in the retail industry.