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Clothing Resources and Household Goods


Monroe County Commission on Aging
Serving Monroe County Seniors since 1973


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HOPES CLOSET is a free clothing ministry out of HOPE CHURCH of MONROE serving Monroe County. We offer clothing, personal hygiene products, baby needs, pet foods, and emergency food services. Requirements: county resident with a need! For more information, call 734-308-2116.

Bedford Township Lions Club Thrift Shop

9100 Lewis Avenue 
Temperance, MI 48182 
734-847-5466
First and third Wednesday of each month at 6:00 p.m.

The Bedford Township Lions Club Thrift Shop provides the consumers of the community with an option for purchasing clothing at a great discount.  The Lions Club of Bedford Township run this nonprofit business and rely strictly on private donations of clothing to continue their business venture.


Damascus House Resale Shop

212 Smith Street
Monroe, Mi 48161
734-242-8136

Damascus House Resale Shop items include men’s and women’s shoes, linens, small toys, small appliances, and baby clothes, and household goods for sale. Besides, depending on availability, a limited number of pieces of clothing will be provided to qualifying individuals who have a referral from an agency.


Goodwill Stores
Brand New, Unused Merchandise our retail store selections also include brand new, unused merchandise that we purchase from local retailers.
These items are what the retailers choose to no longer offer in their stores. We pay them pennies on the dollar and pass those savings along to you!

We also operate two eBay stores, featuring various retail items such as clothing, jewelry, electronics, collectibles, and other one-of-a-kind treasures. We also sell books on Amazon.

Persons who are 60 years and older receive a 10% senior discount on most items every Wednesday. Eligible customers must please notify the cashier of their desire to use the senior discount before their transaction being completed.

Monroe 
Retail Store and Donation Center
255 North Telegraph Road
Monroe, MI   48161
734-457-3447 
            Lambertville
Retail Store and Donation Center
7300 Secor Road
Lambertville, MI   48144
734-856-5373


 Habitat for Humanity of Monroe County ReStore 
840 LaPlaisance Road
Monroe, MI 48161 
734-243-2048

Specializes in home construction and repair materials and home appliances.
Tax-deductible receipts are available on request for donations.


Humane Society of Monroe County Thrift Shop
15649 South Telegraph Road
734-240-0562

We take donations of new and lightly used household items, sports equipment, pet care, and pet toys, children’s toys, furniture, collectibles, and more. Our store is not just for your four-legged friends, we have tons of unique, collectible, and everyday items for you, as well!

All profits from our thrift store help the animals at our shelter! We do not accept used clothing and/or used shoes.


Monroe Thrift Shop

119 South Monroe Street
Monroe, MI 48161
734-242-1082

The Monroe Thrift Shop raises money for community projects such as scholarships for students in Monroe County, Michigan. Monthly specials on various items.



Once Upon a Child 

880 South Monroe Street
Monroe, MI 48161 
734-241-9640 

Once Upon a Child is a one-stop-shop for new and gently used children's clothing, furniture, equipment, and accessories. We buy and sell gently used kids' stuff - all seasons, every day! We pay on the spot for items accepted. No appointment is necessary.



Salvation Army Family Store & Donation Center

1525 Mall Road
Monroe, MI 48162
734-241-4550

Accepts donations and resells gently used clothing, household items, and furniture. Our stores place thousands of new items on our sales floor every day. Proceeds from the sale of items in our stores fully fund the Southeast Michigan Adult Rehabilitation Center.

 


 











***Please Note***

These links and listings are meant to be a resource guide for those looking for resources in our community. 
This list is not all-inclusive of those resources available in our community.

The Monroe County Commission on Aging makes no specific endorsement of these listings, links, or services. 
Please feel free to contact our office with any changes or corrections.

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