Guardian Angel Thrift ShopThe Guardian Angel Thrift shop located in Fuquay-Varina opened its doors in 2001 to raise funds for Alzheimer’s research. The thrift shop was founded by Laura Gaddis and her family in memory of her mother. Due to the generosity of the Gaddis Family, annual profits raised at the shop benefit the research initiative of the Dementia Alliance of North Carolina. To date, those contributions total more than $2MM.

Address: 742 N. Main Street Fuquay-Varina, NC 27526
Telephone: (919) 567-8152


Did you know that Amazon will give 0.5% of your eligible purchases to a charitable organization of your choice? It’s called AmazonSmile. Same exact Amazon you know and trust. Same products, same prices, same service. So why not shop AmazonSmile?

Here’s how simple it is to add the Dementia Alliance of North Carolina as the recipient of your Amazon shopping donation:

  1. Go to AmazonSmile
  2. Under the “Your Account” tab, select “Your AmazonSmile”
  3. Then select the “Change Charity” option found on the top right of screen
  4. Search “Dementia Alliance of North Carolina” and select