Grey Bears Thrift Store

IMG_0827Amazing items, terrific values! Our volunteers sort through a treasure trove of donated items, including clothing, furniture, housewares, jewelry, plants and garden gifts, books, music, fabrics, medical equipment, games, puzzles, sporting goods, bikes, exercise equipment, and much more.

We also sell refurbished computers and peripherals, audio/video gear, TVs, appliances and more in our Computer Electronics Store.

Shop regularly for new daily arrivals!

Store Address: The Thrift Store is located at 2710 Chanticleer Ave in central Santa Cruz (just off Soquel on the north side of Highway 1), click here for a map.

Store Hours: Monday – Saturday, 10am – 3pm.
We gratefully accept your donated items, Monday – Saturday, 7:30am – 2pm.

We offer free home and office pickups of office equipment, appliances, TVs, monitors, computers, electronics (working or not), all scrap metal, estates, furniture, art, housewares and more in Santa Cruz County. Your donations are tax-deductible. Please contact Tina Forest to schedule a pickup or request other information, email hidden; JavaScript is required, 831-479-1107.

For questions please call 831-462-1665 or email email hidden; JavaScript is required or email hidden; JavaScript is requiredClick here for a list of items we accept.

Choose from a wide selection of items:

  • Clothing – women’s, men’s and children’s in an assortment of current and vintage styles.
  • Accessories – jewelry, shoes, belts, scarves and purses
  • Books, books on tape, CD’s, DVD’s and videos
  • Fabric and craft items
  • Puzzles and games
  • Housewares – dishes, pots and pans, small appliances, linens
  • Medical equipment – wheelchairs, walkers, canes and more
  • Furniture, framed art, lamps, tools, bicycles, BBQs
  • Plants and garden gifts
  • Computers, monitors, audio/video gear, appliances and components

All proceeds from our thrift store sales go to support our Brown Bag Program, providing healthy groceries to 4,500 seniors every week. Thank you!