Out of the Closet 1136 Fair Oaks Ave, South Pasadena, CA91030 Out of the Closet is a statewide chain run by AIDS Healthcare Foundation that humbly self-describes itself as "the…More world's most fabulous thrift store." Revenue generated through sales funds the not-for-profit foundation's medical services and HIV/AIDS prevention and treatment programs. The store's website reports heavy consumer traffic with 30,000 individual donations and almost a million shoppers annually. And because Out of the Closet accepts so many kinds of items for resale, this is an excellent place to donate what otherwise would be clutter in the garage, or, appropriately enough, the closet. This California thrift operation is guided by a very worthy cause. Patronage here literally contributes toward saving lives.
Eleven8 1030 Mission St, South Pasadena, CA91030 Eleven8 sells women’s and men’s clothing, jewelry, accessories, baby items, gifts and more. It also houses…More an art gallery that features work from local artists. Portions of selected items' sales will be donated to women's cancer charities.
Eddie Park and House Chelten Way & Edgewood Dr, South Pasadena, CA91030 This small city park (0.75 acres to be exact) is located on the southeast corner of Chelton Way and Edgewood Drive. The…More hidden find is known for its group barbeque area, open lawn and small play area. The Eddie family donated the remarkable two-story Craftsman house and grounds to the city of South Pasadena in 1934. The first floor is often used as a meeting place for local Girl and Boy Scout groups, Alcoholics Anonymous and Pasadena City College.