Sunflower Treasures 3 – Ten Frequently Asked Questions

Posted by | April 09, 2018 | News | No Comments


  1. What is a Pop-Up Shop?

A Pop-Up Shop is a short term sales space. Sunflower Treasures accepts donations in April that are then used as sales articles in May. Proceeds from the event go entirely to the Hospice Palliative Care Society of Cape Breton County.

  1. What types of items can I donate?

Jewellery (contemporary and vintage); purses, accessories and ladies formal and cocktail wear, china, pottery, décor and entertaining items, collectibles, artwork, wall hangings, mirrors, fabric, yarn and quilting supplies, table linens, books, games, DVDs, special interest magazines and vinyl records/collections.

      3. When and where can I donate?

Donations can be brought to 291 Esplanade (across from Holiday Inn) on April 19th, 20th, 21st, 26th, 27th and 28th from 12:00pm-6:00pm.

  1. What shouldn’t I donate?

We ask that you kindly refrain from donating electronics and sports equipment. While we think it great to clear these items from your living space, Sunflower Treasures is not the home for them.

  1. What is the location and date of the sale?

Sunflower Treasures- A Pop-Up Shop will take place at 291 Esplanade, Sydney (across from the Holiday Inn). The dates of the sale are Friday and Saturday, May 4th and May 5th from 10:00am – 6:00pm, and Sunday, May 6th from 10:00am – 4:00pm.

  1. What is the cost of admission?

Admission is free! Our “fudge fairies” will be on site selling creamy homemade fudge that will be available with a donation.

  1. Do you accept credit cards?

The Pop-Up Shop is a cash only event. We are in close proximity to ATMS from Scotiabank, RBC and TD.

  1. What is considered formal wear?

Formal Wear is a new category to Sunflower Treasures. This includes clothing that is intended for special occasions such as prom gowns, bridesmaids dresses, cocktail dresses, mother of the bride pieces and evening gowns.

  1. What is done with the proceeds from the Pop-Up Shop?

Proceeds will support comfort and care programs and projects for palliative care patients and their families.

10. What is done with any unsold items?

Unsold items are donated to charity.