MCC Photo/Anthony J. Siemens

Linie Friesen and Sara Stoesz were among the founders of the first MCC Thrift Shop.

Playing time: 
14:30
The June program features Linie Friesen, Sara Stoesz, Susan Giesbrecht and Selma Loewen, the four Altona, Manitoba women who started the Thrift Shop movement in 1972.

Word and Deed, established in April 2007, is a fifteen minute radio program hosted by Robb Nickel and featuring the work MCC is doing around the world. It is broadcast on CFAM AM 950, CHSM AM 1250, and CHRB AM 1220 at 8:45 am every fourth Sunday of the month and recorded at Mennonite Church Manitoba studios in Winnipeg. 

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